Quakers share a common faith, based on experience, that every human being can commune with God directly, without the need for any mediating persons or rituals, and that the worshiping community can commune directly with God, as well.

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New York Yearly Meeting is made up of Quaker congregations (called 'Meetings') who typically meet every Sunday, and often have other worship opportunities throughout the week. We practice a variety of worship styles, ranging from silent meditative worship to pastor-lead sermon services. Click here to find worship opportunities near you!


Next Yearly Meeting Session
Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 1:45pm

New York Yearly Meeting Spring Sessions 2020

Friday-Sunday, April 3-5, 2020

Hosted by Sessions Committee, Nine Partners Regional Meeting, and Purchase Quarterly Meeting
 at Oakwood Friends School, 22 Spackenkill Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603


Upcoming Events
Sunday, March 15, 2020 - 1:00pm to Saturday, May 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

Join ARCH Visitors!

Online Registration is open! Please register by March 8th.


Friday, March 20, 2020 - 5:00pm to Sunday, March 22, 2020 - 1:00pm

Join ARCH Visitors!


Become a part of the network of Friends from throughout New York Yearly Meeting, who reach out with practical and spiritual/pastoral care to persons over 60 or differently-abled adults. Training will be March 20-22, 2020 at the home of Jill McLellan near Geneva, New York.