Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting

Photo by Terry Foss

For information about the James Turrell Skyspace

Click here to learn more about the meetinghouse, completed in 2013, and the James Turrell Skyspace in its Worship Room.

For the real meeting directory

The button labeled Member Directory in the right-hand column of this page lists only a few people in Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting. To see the actual meeting directory you must have a website account; see this page for instructions on requesting an account, and then go to this page to download the 44-page PDF.

What's New

See the Files section, below, for links to documents that will be considered at the monthly meeting for worship with attention business, October 16, 2016.


Committee assignments for Easy Even Sunday rotation

2016 (September to December)

September 11 & 25: Outreach
October 09 & 23: Adult Religious Education
November 13 & 27: Skyspace
December 11 & 25: only (Xmas breakfast = 12/11) Property and House


Care and Counsel Committee, working with Worship and Ministry Committee and the ad hoc Safety Committee, is planning a one-day workshop on Saturday, October 15, at the meetinghouse. Here's how the agency that provides the training describes it:


Click the link the <strong>Files</strong> section below to open or download the letter, which runs to 7 pages with all the signatures.


Click photo at right to see it enlarged.

Thanks to Laura Jamieson for this photograph, taken 6/5/2016.


Worship with us!

Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting
20 E. Mermaid Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19118-3505
United States

See this page for information about Rentals of rooms in the meetinghouse.

Bulletin & Monthly Newsletter

Our electronic newsletter is published as near as possible to the first of the month, usually on a Friday. Bulletins are published as needed, sometimes weekly:

Contacting the Meeting

To contact the Meeting, send an email to [email protected]. If you can not use
e-mail, please see our Contact Us page.

Site map for this website

Site Map

We are a Member of Philadelphia Quarter

Chestnut Hill is one of seven monthly meetings and one "preparative" meeting in the Philadelphia Quarter of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting.

How to support the Meeting financially

Check this page to see several ways to contribute to Chestnut Hill Friends Meeting.

What to do if you lose your password

See instructions on this page.

Phone Contact


The phone is answered on Mondays and Thursdays between 10 and 4:30, and on Sunday mornings. Feel free to leave a voicemail message for the meeting secretary, who will get back to you if necessary on a Monday or Thursday.