JUNIOR YOUNG FRIENDS CAMP 16-21 JULY 2013

Eight JYFs brought enthusiasm, insights and camaraderie to The Settlement for 6 days.  Quaker Acres residents were privileged to be able to interact with these young people who very quickly became a “group” caring for and listening to each other.  Activities included, holding a Meeting for Worship for Business, roller skating, insights...

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Flax Collecting

Rose Tahupārae, kaumātua for Parliament, came to visit to collect a particular muka flax to make a kākahu for an international visitor. Here she is with Mandy Brooke and Merilyn Payne.

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LET THE LIVING WATER FLOW – FEB 22-24

Our first seminar for the year is Let the Living Waters Flow 22nd – 24th February 2013 From the brochure … “In April 2012 over 850 Quakers from 51 countries gathered at Kabarak University, Kenya for the 6th World Conference of Friends. This seminar is an opportunity to share the...

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Visitors

During January we have hosted the Earlham College students (click here), as well as a number of individual visitors. In February so far we have hosted a netball team for the NZ Masters Games which runs here in Whanganui every second year.

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