Children and young people

Children's Programme

Yearly Meeting 2019 Children's Programme for ages 0 to 11 took place from 25 - 27 May at Friends House London. During Yearly Meeting the Children's programme was on Saturday, Sunday and Monday in the mornings and afternoons.

We welcomed 79 children to the Children's Programme at Yearly Meeting. We had a wonderful time on the children's programme creating, playing, singing, dancing, worshipping and learning.

You can read the Minutes from the Children's Programmes in Minute 44 of Yearly Meeting.

Young People's Programme

Yearly Meeting 2019 Young People's Programme for ages 11 to 15 took place as a residential event from Friday 24 May to Monday 27 May, at High Leigh Conference centre in Hoddeston. We welcomed 29 young people to this event. Young people engaged with Yearly Meeting topics through exploring their theme 'Opening our hearts and minds to transform the world'. Games were played, base groups were enjoyed, sessions were engaged with and the Swarthmore lecturer visited. Many lasting friendships were made as the young people came together as a community.

You can read the Minutes from the Young People's Programme in Minute 44 of Yearly Meeting.


Yearly Meeting 2019 Accompanying for young people aged 15 to 18 provided a space for young people to gather in Friends House and participate in Yearly Meeting, with an adult team alongside them, as well as offering some social activities.

Read the Yearly Meeting Minutes

Read the Yearly Meeting Minutes