Farmington-Scipio Regional Meeting

Farmington Scipio Regional Meeting (NYYM)

We are Friends (Quakers) in the western part of New York State, part of New York Yearly Meeting ( 

Our region stretches roughly from Syracuse in the East to Fredonia in the West. There are 12 meetings in our region and several worship groups, including worship groups in Attica and Auburn prisons and a seasonal worship group at Chautauqua. See map

Meetings for Worship are every Sunday. To find a meeting near you please go to the Meeting Information Page. Many of our meetings offer a First Day School program for children during our regular meeting.

Meetings in our Region

Our region consists of the following meetings:

Central Finger Lakes
Genesee Valley
Orchard Park
Perry City
Poplar Ridge

Summer Meetings are held at Chautauqua and Hector. Prison Meetings are held at Attica and Auburn. Meetings for Worship may be programmed and unprogrammed. See the listing for each Meeting for directions and details.

Regional Gatherings

Farmington-Scipio Region meets three times a year, Winter Gathering is held on the 3rd Saturday of January, Spring Gathering is a residential retreat held the weekend before Memorial Day weekend in May, and Fall Gathering is held on the 3rd Saturday of September.  Currently, Winter Gathering is held at Rochester Friends Meeting, Spring Gathering is held at Watson Homestead in Painted Post, NY, and Fall Gathering rotates among regional meetings.

What's New

April 6-8     NYYM Spring Sessions in Brooklyn see NYYM website for details
April 13, 4pm & April 14, end at 4pm    FSRM Retreat for persons with Ministry & Counsel and Pastoral Concerns, in Dundee 
April 20-22     Circle Training (Peacemaking Circles is a Restorative Justice practice) with Kay Pranis in Rochester. Meeting clerks and members

Check out Emily Provance's set of 10 blogs for flipping the culture of our meetings to encourage multiage inclusion.


Check out these wonderful talks.


Attached are 3 forms you can fill out to request funding from Farmington-Scipio Regional Meeting Ministry & Counsel.


Worship with us!