• Hiroshima Day 2013   

  • Carol Sing Dec. 2013   

  • Potluck Dec. 2013   

  • We welcome visitors of all ages!   

Welcome to the Ottawa Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers)

We welcome visitors of all ages. See our address, Sunday schedule and contact information on the "Find Us" page, and explore our website to find information about our children's program, potlucks, attenders' meetings, retreats and other community events.  Si vous voulez des informations en francais, nous demander, s’il vous plait!

Meeting Warm Ups

Sunday "Meeting Warm-Ups," from 9:00am until 10:00 will resume.  The current list of topics is:

  • November 5th--Singing

 Everyone is welcome.

Check back frequently--we'll try to keep this list up-to-date.  If you have ideas or feedback, contact the Adult Religious Education Committee.

 

Coffee House November 4th

Following the very successful coffee house last spring, another is being planned for November 4th.

Coffee and treats will be available at 5:30, as will be art show with pieces available for under $25.

Music and entertianment starts at 7: 

  • Michale Hanna (gospel and jazz)
  • Peggy Cameron (songstress)
  • Bryan Loyer (bluegrass)
  • Rodney Norman (drollery)
  • Bollywood for Fun (dancers)

All are welcome.  Tickets (at the door) are $12 or pay what you can.  All proceeds will be donated to charity.

 

Great Glebe Garage Sale

terrariumWe tried a new streamlined approach to the Great Glebe Garage Sale this year.  We recruited LOTS of volunteers and split our activities into two -- one group, at our Friend's driveway down the street, some sold a small collection of the usual "stuff" and collected a good bundle of cash for our charities. 

 At the Meetinghouse itself, another group focused on being more of a welcoming oasis, with live music on the front porch. We also had some organic seedlings, lovely terrariums, maple syrup, tiny delicious snacks for sale, & complimentary fruit water.  It was fun working together, plus we earned a good sum to split between the Centretown Emergency Food Bank and Baja Lempo child care centre.
 

Lots of folks enjoyed the shady forecourt or peaceful meeting room indoors (or just used our accessible bathroom) -- we hope some of our ~40 inquiring visitors will return to experience Meeting for Worship on a Sunday morning! We felt very happy to have had such varied activities (even dancing!) AND pleasure, while welcoming so many neighbours--and a lot less stress than in previous years!

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