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

  • Promoting peacebuilding in Henley

    Promoting peacebuilding in Henley

    At two public events this autumn, Henley Quakers have promoted ideas of positive peacebuilding. On 25 October Diana Francis spoke on Responding to conflict: building bridges at the Friends’ …..Read More »
  • Make better business decisions

    Make better business decisions

    Explore decision making through the Quaker business method and other models. A one-day conference for practitioners and specialists to share best practice through experimental and interactive learning. An opportunity …..Read More »
  • At Reading International Festival…

    At Reading International Festival…

    … Oliver Robertson, a Reading Quaker spoke of the importance of a continuing Quaker voice in the EU.  One example he gave was the promotion of peaceful methods of …..Read More »
  • Riverside Counselling talk

    Riverside Counselling talk

    Find out about the work of Riverside Counselling Service in a talk by Teresa Johnstone, chair of trustees. Riverside is a charity that provides affordable counselling and psychotherapy to adults and …..Read More »
  • The Bundle –  a review

    The Bundle – a review

    Journeymen Theatre crafted a powerful play from the real experiences of a Chechen asylum seeker and her children.  I was impressed at how the two actors, with minimal props and …..Read More »
  • Family crafts day – a review

    Family crafts day – a review

    Reading Meeting House was buzzing with the happy voices of the children and their families who attended the Family Crafts Day. There was origami, balloon modelling, and………the longest queue …..Read More »

Upcoming events

Nov
19
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Nov 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Nov 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
12:30 pm Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Nov 19 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring a dish to share with others for lunch.  All are welcome
Nov
24
Fri
1:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Nov 24 @ 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:…
Nov
26
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Nov 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Nov 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
3:00 pm What can we do? @ Reading Quakers
What can we do? @ Reading Quakers
Nov 26 @ 3:00 pm – 3:45 pm
What can we do about the uncertain social and political circumstances in which we find ourselves in Britain? Meet for Worship, Worship Sharing and afternoon tea. All are welcome.

Where Quakers meet in the Mid Thames Area