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, but we’ve moved on a bit since then. On Sunday 17 December you’d be welcome for mince pies …..Read More »
  • Would you swear an oath?

    Would you swear an oath?

    Sarah Donaldson, a Quaker who grew up in Maidenhead Meeting and is now a barrister, took part in a Radio 4 discussion on ‘Swearing an oath’, along with Jasvir …..Read More »
  • Maidenhead has new windows

    Maidenhead has new windows

    New double-glazed windows in our garden room make it warmer for all the groups who use the building, and are part of our Quaker commitment to become a low …..Read More »
  • Knit for Peace

    Knit for Peace

    East Garston Quakers support the Knit for Peace charity that matches knitters with good causes. They particularly need warm adult clothes, bed socks, scarves, adult hats and of course …..Read More »
  • Interfaith dialogue: silence, listening and food

    Interfaith dialogue: silence, listening and food

    Huge thanks to the Dialogue Society and the Fellowship Educational Society for bringing together around 70 adults and children from Reading’s different faith groups for an interfaith reception at …..Read More »
  • Newbury Quakers Open Day

    Newbury Quakers Open Day

    Newbury Quakers had a pleasant and rewarding Open Day on September 30th. We raised £176 for Thames Valley Air Ambulance and enjoyed chatting with visitors and each other over …..Read More »

Upcoming events

Dec
15
Fri
1:00 pm Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Meeting for Worship @ Reading University Chaplaincy
Dec 15 @ 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
17
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Dec 17 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Dec 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
11:30 am Mince pies @ Newbury Quakers
Mince pies @ Newbury Quakers
Dec 17 @ 11:30 am – 12:00 pm
Please join us today for mince pies and spiced berry drink and/or coffee after Meeting for Worship!
12:30 pm Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Bring & share lunch @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 17 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Bring a dish to share with others for lunch.  All are welcome
Dec
24
Sun
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Newbury Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Reading Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Wokingham Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
 
10:30 am Meeting for Worship and hot choc... @ Wallingford Quakers
Meeting for Worship and hot choc... @ Wallingford Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Do join us for hot chocolate and fruit punch after Meeting for Worship today
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Henley Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
10:45 am Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ Maidenhead Quakers
Dec 24 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
 
11:00 am Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Meeting for Worship @ East Garston Quakers
Dec 24 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
 

Where Quakers meet in the Mid Thames Area