Meeting for Worship
Dorchester Meeting house is closed for Meeting for Worship but will resume each Sunday as soon as we are able, probably in December.
Many Quakers are continuing to Worship at home by finding a quiet space or meeting on Zoom between 10.30 -11.30 on Sunday.
We are opening the Meeting house for Individual Prayer on Saturdays 10 am until 12 noon and Wednesdays 2 pm until 4 pm. Starting 14th November.
Dorchester Quakers will be upholding all Friends in the light.
Dorchester Online Meeting for worship every Sunday 10.30 information is available via clerks or Warden 01305 263544
Dorset and South Wilts Area Meeting online once a month at 5pm on 2nd Sunday. Zoom details from AM clerk.
Woodbrooke study centre online Meeting for Worship continue. For further information about other Quaker activities see Quakers in Britain click here Britain Yearly Meeting.
You don’t need to be a member to attend a Quaker Meeting for Worship
If you had hoped to visit us for the first time or are a returning enquirer we would like to extend a warm welcome to you. Please contact us via email email@example.com or phone for further information.
Every Sunday 10.30am (currently online)
Additionally 4th Sunday each month at 8.30 am followed by discussion and shared breakfast except December (currently not running). However a discussion group will be held on Tuesdays 10.30 on zoom.
1st & 3rd Wednesday 12.30 followed by shared lunch (suspended)
for information about online meetings email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01305 263544 for details
Children’s Meeting by arrangement please ring warden (currently not running)
Our regular Sunday Worship lasts one hour. Early morning 4th Sunday and mid week Worship lasts half an hour.
Local and Area Meeting for Business in January, March, May, July, September and November. (online)
Study Group 4th Thursday evening 7.30 pm each month except December (currently not running)
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Quaker Meeting house
8 Holloway Road,
Telephone 01305 263544 (Warden)
Getting to the Meeting house:
By car: enter Dorchester from A35, at roundabout take B3150 London Rd [then first left at traffic lights across river onto B3143 Kings Rd, first right onto Mill St, then immediately first left over bridge onto Holloway Road.]
There is parking for up to 6 cars
By train: Dorchester South 15min walk or Dorchester West 20min walk
By Bus: stops in Dorchester town centre 10 min walk (limited Sunday services)