Friends General Conference

Nurturing faith and Quaker practice
of the Religious Society of Friends (QUAKERS)

News & Announcements

All are invited to attend an Alternatives to Violence Project mini workshop at noon on May 7th at the Meetinghouse.

It will give you a taste of AVP and address the following:

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The First Day School Committee and Wilton Monthly Meeting are delighted to let you know that, beginning January 29th, 2017 we are offering a new place for children, appropriately, in the heart of meeting for worship.

Any children attending Meeting or First Day School can now choose to sit on a rug on the floor in front of the fireplace, Other children as well as one friendly adult will be there too! In First Day School, the children are each creating a "sit-upon" to make their space their own as well as a bit comfier. We will have a few extras for visitors.

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We are organizing local film screenings this spring and we need your help!  Our next organizing meetings are January 25th and February 23rd at 7pm at the Meeting House. Please join us.

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We are a Lifelines to Solitary meeting.

Lifelines to Solitary is a prison correspondence program specifically designed to reach out to people in solitary confinement. On any given day more than 100,000 people are held in solitary confinement in U.S. prisons and jails. 

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Basic AVP Workshop on March 3-5, 2017

You are invited to attend a conflict resolution workshop

  • Learn better ways to manage anger
  • Improve communication and listening skills
  • Help to transform conflicts at home and work

Fred Feucht leads a Basic Alternatives to Violence Project workshop at WMM. This is a three day event: Friday evening until Sunday afternoon.

Registration required. See attached registration form below.  

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Reading Deep Denial by David Billings

We are opening our minds to White Privilege and exploring options for Racial Justice by reading Deep Denial by David Billings, our second book in our Racial Justice book discussion series. Discussions of Deep Denial are scheduled for March 5th and April 2nd.

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