December 2021

Indoor Meetings for Worship are socially distanced as per the restrictions in place at our venues. Please remember your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 2nd7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship (blended)
St Ethelwold’s & Zoom
Sun 5th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 9th7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 12th10:30amMeeting for Worship
Garden room, St Ethelwold’s (NB not in the garden itself)
Thurs 16th7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 19th10:15amChristmas Meeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 23rd7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 26th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Early January 2022 
Sun 2nd10:15amMeeting for Worship, followed by Business Meeting
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 6th7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship (blended)
St Ethelwold’s & Zoom
Sat 15th (TBC)TBCArea Meeting
Zoom

Photo by Richard Matthews.

November 2021

Indoor Meetings for Worship are socially distanced as per the restrictions in place at our venues. Please remember your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 4th7:30pmOutreach Meeting for Worship (blended)
St Ethelwold’s & Zoom
Sat 6th Global Day of Action for Climate Justice
Sat 6th11am–3pmGardening day
Faringdon Meeting House
Sun 7th10:15amMeeting for Worship followed by Business Meeting
Northcourt Centre
Tues 9th4pmLiving in the Spirit conversation on Zoom
Thurs 11th7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sat 13th10:30amArea Meeting & Spiritual Nurture session
Charlbury Meeting House
Sun 14th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s Garden
Tues 16th8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Zoom
Thurs 18th7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 21st10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Wed 24th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters & One Planet Abingdon
Roysse Room, Abingdon Guildhall or Zoom
Thurs 25th7:30pmMeeting for Worship on Zoom
Sun 28th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre

October 2021

Indoor Meetings for Worship are socially distanced as per the restrictions in place at our venues. Please remember your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Until 10th (various days)VariousExhibition: How is Climate Change Affecting Your World?
Faringdon Meeting House
Sat 2nd–Sat 9thN/AQuaker Week
Sat 2nd11am-3pmGardening day
Faringdon Meeting House
Sun 3rd10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Fri 8th7–9pmOSAM reflection on the Swarthmore Lecture 2021
Zoom
Sat 9th10:30am–4 pmQuaker Mental Health Forum: Our Anchors
Priory Rooms, Birmingham; also (possibly) on Zoom
Sun 10th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s garden
Sat 16th10:30am-4pmRegional Meeting: Build Back Better
Evesham Meeting House and Zoom
Sun 17th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Tues 19th8pmAbingdon Peace Group: Steps Towards an Oxford Peace Trail
Northcourt Centre
Wed 20th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters: The Politics of Climate Change
Larkmead School Hall
Sun 24th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Wed 27th7:30pmPoetry Group: Secrets
Venue TBA
Sun 31st10:15amMeeting for Worship followed by Learning Sunday, led by the Advice on Funerals Group
Northcourt Centre

September 2021

Indoor Meetings for Worship are socially distanced as per the restrictions in place at our venues. Please remember your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 2nd7:30pmMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s (indoors) and Zoom
Sat 4th9:30amWalk4Water
See the Christian Aid in Berks, Bucks & Oxon Facebook page for further information
Sun 5th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Followed by Meeting for Worship for Business
Sun 12th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s garden
Wed 15th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters: run-up to COP 26
In-person meeting: see ACC website for venue information
Thurs 16thTBAPoetry group
Venue TBA
Sat 18th10:30amArea Meeting
Baptist Church Hall, Ock St
Sun 19th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Tues 21st8:00pmAbingdon Peace Group: “War and Climate Change”
Zoom: see the Abingdon Peace Group Facebook page for further information
Sat 25thAll day“Big Green Week”
Mouse Hole Café, Market Place. See local press for further information
Sun 26th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre

Photograph by Nicola Ferguson

August 2021

Indoor Meetings for Worship are socially distanced as per the restrictions in place at our venues. Please remember your face covering. Thank you!

DateTimeEvent details
Until Sun 8thVariousBritain Yearly Meeting Gathering
incl. Yearly Meeting in Session
Sun 1st10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 5th7:30pmMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s (indoors) and Zoom
Fri 6th7:45amHiroshima Day Vigil
Abingdon War Memorial
Sun 8th10:30amMeeting for Worship
St Ethelwold’s garden
3:30pmPeace picnic
Abbey Meadow
Mon 9th2:30pmNagasaki Day ceremony
Bonn Square, Oxford
Wed 11th7:00pmShare the World’s Resources:
online presentation and discussion on
Article 25 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
(Details in the August newsletter)
Sun 15th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Sun 22nd10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre
Thurs 26thTBAPoetry Group: ‘Heat’
Venue TBA
Sun 29th10:15amMeeting for Worship
Northcourt Centre

Photo of Waterperry Gardens by Nicola Ferguson

July 2021

These diary dates are in addition to our regular Sunday Meetings for Worship. Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are on Zoom.

DateTimeEvent details
Sun 4th11:40amMeeting for Worship for Business
Northcourt Centre
Sat 10th10:30amOSAM AGM
Sun 11th2:00–6:00pmAnnual Outing,
Waterperry Gardens
Mon 19th –
Sun 8th Aug
VariousBritain Yearly Meeting Gathering
Tues 20th8:00pmAbingdon Peace Group
Wed 21st7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
St Ethelwold’s Garden
Thurs 22nd7:30pmPoetry Group: ‘Poverty’
Wed 28th7:00pm70 years of the UN Refugee Convention:
The UK’s dereliction of duty
(Details in the July newsletter)
Fri 30th –
Sun 8th Aug
VariousYearly Meeting in session

June 2021

These diary dates are in addition to our regular Sunday Meetings for Worship. Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are on Zoom.

DateTimeEvent details
Tues 1stN/ARegistration opens for Yearly Meeting Gathering
Tues 1st2:30pmPop-up tea garden,
St Ethelwold’s
Thurs 3rd2:30pmPop-up tea garden,
St Ethelwold’s
Tues 15th8:00pmAbingdon Peace Group
Wed 16th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters,
St Ethelwold’s
Thurs 17th7:30pmPoetry Group
Sat 26th10:30amAbingdon Carbon Cutters visit,
Tiny Forest, Witney
July
Sun 4thAfter MfWMeeting for Worship for Business
Sun 11th2:00–6:00pmAnnual Outing,
Waterperry Gardens

May 2021

These diary dates are in addition to our regular Sunday Meetings for Worship. Unless otherwise stated, all meetings are on Zoom.

DateTimeEvent details
Sun 1stAfter MfWBusiness Meeting
Thurs 6th8pmEvening MfW
Sun 9th10:30amSocially distanced MfW,
St Ethelwold’s Garden
Thurs 13th7pmArea Meeting
Wed 12th7pmAnti-Racism Group
Thurs 13th7:30pmPoetry Group: “Crimes & misdemeanours”
Tues 18th8pmAbingdon Peace Group
Wed 19th7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
Sat 22nd10:30amBerks & Oxon Regional Meeting
Sun 23rd10:15amSocially distanced MfW,
The Northcourt Centre
Wed 26th7pmAnti-Racism Group

Photo by Chris Sewell

April 2021

These diary dates are in addition to our regular Sunday morning Meetings for Worship on Zoom. Unless otherwise stated, all events take place on Zoom.

DateTimeEvent details
Thurs 1st8:00pmEvening MfW
Sat 10th-
Sun 11th
AnyJourney to your Sacred Place
Sun 11th10:30amSocially distanced MfW
St Ethelwold’s Garden (weather permitting)
Wed 14th7:00pmAnti-Racism Group
Thurs 15th7:30pmPoetry Group: “Fruit”
Tues 20th8:00pmAbingdon Peace Group
Wed 21st7:30pmAbingdon Carbon Cutters
Sun 25th10:15amSocially distanced MfW
Northcourt Centre
Wed 28th7:00pmAnti-Racism Group