Welcome. Quakers are a faith group committed to working for equality and peace.

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Reading Quaker Meeting
Welcome to our Meeting
Welcome to our Meeting

We meet in seven towns and villages in the Mid Thames area. All are welcome to come to a Quaker Meeting.

Quakers try to live in truth, peace, simplicity and equality, and to find something of God in everyone.

flowers on the table at Meeting for Worship
Flowers on the table at Meeting for Worship

Latest news

  • Quakers at Christmas

    Quakers at Christmas

    17th century Quakers would have shunned any special celebrations for Christmas: they believed that each day, and all of life, was sacred and Christmas Day was no different. We’ve …..Read More »
  • Quakers and the First World War

    Quakers and the First World War

    Mark and Ruth Tod of Henley Quaker Meeting spoke on 27 November at Dunsden Village Hall about the Society of Friends and pacifism in the First World War.  The Wilfred Owen …..Read More »
  • Quakers meet again in Didcot

    Quakers meet again in Didcot

    There’s a meeting for Quaker worship in Didcot, every Wednesday at 4pm. These meetings are held in people’s homes because we don’t currently have a permanent venue.  All are …..Read More »
  • In remembrance 2018

    In remembrance 2018

    “Let us remember, and remember for a purpose” – are the final words in this short video by Penny Locke of East Garston Quakers, which combines her text with film and …..Read More »
  • ‘Beyond forgiving’ film, 13 November

    ‘Beyond forgiving’ film, 13 November

      Some thirty people came to Henley Quaker Meeting House on the evening of 13 November to watch ‘Beyond forgiving’, a documentary film of tragedy and hope, in which …..Read More »
  • New book for our library

    New book for our library

    Maidenhead Quakers thank the author David May-Bowles for the gift of a copy of his book A Child of Cologne.  The child in the title is a girl who …..Read More »

Upcoming events

Dec
14
Fri
1:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
All students and staff are welcome at this Meeting for Worship, held every Friday in the Reading University Chaplaincy Centre.  Enjoy a short time of quiet and reflection at the start of a busy term:…
Dec
15
Sat
10:00 am Open morning @ Wallingford Quakers
Open morning @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 15 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wallingford Quakers are now open for visitors every Saturday morning, between 10 am and noon. You can explore our beautiful early eighteenth century Meeting House, enjoy the tranquil garden and take away information leaflets about…
Dec
16
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Dec 16 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Dec 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
12:30 pm Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 16 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring a dish to share with others for lunch.  All are welcome
Dec
19
Wed
12:15 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Dec 19 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
 
4:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Didcot - hover to see details
Meeting for Worship @ Didcot - hover to see details
Dec 19 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm
There’s a meeting for Quaker worship in Didcot, every Wednesday at 4pm. These meetings are held in people’s homes because we don’t currently have a permanent venue.  All are very welcome – just call Esther…
Dec
21
Fri
1:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Dec 21 @ 1:00 pm – 1:20 pm
All students and staff are welcome at this Meeting for Worship, held every Friday in the Reading University Chaplaincy Centre.  Enjoy a short time of quiet and reflection at the start of a busy term:…
Dec
22
Sat
10:00 am Open morning @ Wallingford Quakers
Open morning @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wallingford Quakers are now open for visitors every Saturday morning, between 10 am and noon. You can explore our beautiful early eighteenth century Meeting House, enjoy the tranquil garden and take away information leaflets about…
Dec
23
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Dec 23 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 

Where Quakers meet in the Mid Thames Area