Articles by George Fox

Students Tour Flushing Meeting

Patrick Symes, our local historian, provided a delightful tour of our meetinghouse to 40 students from Public School 65 in Ozone Park, Queens, on March 14.  These school tours are part of our continuing effort to reach out to our community and raise awareness [...]

Meet the Farmers @Flushing Meeting!

Flushing Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) invites you to:  “Meet the Farmers”  Sunday, March 20, 2PM – 4PM @Flushing Meeting House 137-16 Northern Boulevard  Flushing, New York 11354  Do you ever wonder where your food comes from, when [...]

Free Yoga & Tai-Chi

Flushing Meeting is hosting free community Tai-Chi and Yoga classes every Sunday morning from 8:30 to 9:30am (wear loose clothing).  These classes are generously offered by Body & Brain Flushing, part of a national network dedicated to improving our overall energy and [...]

Turning Blue

Friends Celebrate 70th Anniversary of United Nations SDG Projections: Massive scale projections and peoples’ voices to celebrate UN70 and visually depict the 17 Global Goals Organized by the United Nations Department of Public Information in partnership with the Executive [...]

2015 Interfaith Unity Walk

Please Come & Support this Annual Autumn Tradition! Flushing Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends is a member of the Flushing Interfaith Council, which organizes an annual Queens Interfaith Unity Walk in our community. We are asking those interested in [...]

Yes, there are Quakers in Queens!

Flushing Meeting was featured in a profile of the Flushing, Queens community: Flushing was founded by the Dutch, but it’s the English who gave it the name we use today. As part of Queens Week, “What’s in a Name,” NY1’s Ruschell Boone takes us [...]