News & Announcements
An excellent resource about Quakerism is the recent issue of Christian History which is fully devoted to Quaker History. It is titled The Surprising Quakers: Heralds of Peace ina world of conflict. It contains 10 articles by a number of prominent US Quakers representing various strands of Quakerism in the US.
New updates to the Connecticut Alternatives to Violence Project have been posted below.
Mission of Alternatives to Violence Project: To empower people to lead nonviolent lives through affirmation, respect for all, community building, cooperation, and trust.
Founded in and developed from the real life experiences of prisoners and others, and building on a spiritual base, AVP encourages every person’s innate power to positively transform themselves and the world.
With the Help of the Green Fund, a permaculture garden area is being established on the Meeting House grounds.
Fellowship pot lucks are held once each month following Meeting for Worship, usually on the second Sunday of the month, except during the summer.
Hartford Meeting Voluntary Carbon Tax Witness will support Knox, INC, a Hartford nonprofit using horticulture as a catalyst for community engagement. KNOX forges partnerships between residents, businesses, and government, providing leadership to build stronger, greener, healthier and more beautiful neighborhoods in Hartford.