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New Garden Friends Meeting is an inclusive, welcoming faith community in the tradition of the Religious Society of Friends. Our members and attenders represent a wide range of religious backgrounds and traditions. Grounded in more than 250 years of Quaker heritage, New Garden remains a vital Meeting for those who seek that of God in every person.

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Upcoming at New Garden
Mar 01

Meeting for Worship / Un-Programmed

March 1 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Mar 01

Brotherhood Class

March 1 @ 9:45 am - 10:50 am
Mar 01

Spiritual Disciplines

March 1 @ 10:00 am - 10:45 am
Mar 01

Children’s Choir

March 1 @ 10:30 am
Mar 01

Meeting for Worship / Semi-Programmed

March 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mar 01

Carry-In Meal

March 1 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Mar 01

Meeting for Business

March 1 @ 1:00 pm

Looking Ahead

News you need to know

Songs of Hope & Courage: Celebrating Pete Seeger’s Legacy / March 7

7:00 p.m. / Worship Room  / Please join us for a concert (including a sing-along portion) by Annie Patterson and Mary Witt. Annie is the co-creator of the best-selling songbook Rise Up Singing.  She has led singalong concerts across North America and abroad building “hope & change through song.”  Mary is a terrific vocalist and bass…

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The Spirit of Harriet Tubman Performance / March 8

3:00 p.m. / Worship Room / Please join us for a one-woman performance by Diane Faison, inspired by the life and liberating work of Harriet Tubman and her path to freedom travelling the Underground Railroad at least 19 times freeing slaves. Ms. Faison is a graduate of North Carolina Central University, with post-graduate study at…

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Solar Energy Project

New Garden Friends Meeting is forming a working group to explore the costs and benefits of installing solar panels on the Meetinghouse. We are also considering ways to help families in the community reduce energy costs and make their homes more energy efficient. Both will help us stand up to the climate emergency in very…

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An Evening of Music with Joel Landau / February 21

7:30 – 9:15/9:30 p.m. / Worship Room / Joel Landau will play guitar and sing popular songs starting around 1900, then progressing decade by decade into the 1980s. Along the way we’ll hear a selection from Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Benny Goodman, Glenn Miller, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Frank Sinatra, Elvis, the Beatles, the Stones, Smokey…

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Max Carter’s New Book / Encounter with Palestine and Israel / February 28

It was 1970. Fighting between the Jordanian Armed Forces and the Palestine Liberation Organization had been escalating, but a Quaker serving at a school for Palestinian children in Ramallah reported that things were quiet there: “There are few signs of the war here. I see an occasional army patrol with their helmets and guns, and…

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Persimmon Grove Vigil / February 28

Our neighbors at Persimmon Grove AME, 408 Dolley Madison Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410, recently had their church vandalized with racist graffiti. They are organizing a community vigil of support to respond to this hateful act and are asking New Garden Friends Meeting members and attenders join them to show support and solidarity. The vigil is…

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2020 Campaign Volunteer Opportunities

North Carolina will be a highly competitive state in the 2020 elections. If you are moved to volunteer for any campaign (whether for a Democratic, Republican, or third party candidate), contact  Cris Núñez or call 814-321-7401 to learn how to plug into the campaign of your choice. Many campaigns are currently active in the Triad…

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Celebrate Black History Month / March 1

Celebrate Black History Month with “The Life and Times of Fannie Lou Hamer,” the amazing woman on the front lines in the fight for voting rights in Mississippi. This is presented by Touring Theatre Ensemble at Triad Stage on: – Friday, February 28 at 7:30 p.m. – Saturday, February 29, at 3 p.m. and 7:30…

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First Day Events

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