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Celebrate Sacred Sites!

Flushing Meeting will host Sacred Sites Open House on Saturday & Sunday, May 5 & 6, 2018. This year’s Open House will feature guided tours, a “Flushing Day” book talk on Saturday, and a concert on Sunday, as well as updates on cultural and [...]

History Revisited at Flushing Meeting

NYC Channel 5 broadcast a news report on the fantastic history of Flushing Meeting: The year is 1694, five years after the British passed the Toleration Act allowing some, but not all, religions that dissented from the Church of England to practice out in [...]

Flushing Remonstrance Study Update

Flushing Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends will host the National Park Service as they update the community about the Flushing Remonstrance Special Resource Study. The National Park Service (NPS) will hold a public meeting on Tuesday September 19, [...]

Flushing Night Out to Transform Meetinghouse

Community to Transform National Landmark for Flushing Night Out   New Yorkers Invited to Experience Curated Food, Arts & Crafts, and Live Entertainment at the Premier Outdoor Night Market The Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce announced the third annual Flushing Night Out on [...]

Meet the Farmer!

Join us this Sunday, March 19, 2pm, to Meet the Farmer! Neighborhood residents and local farmers will launch the 2017 season of Flushing CSA at the “Meet the Farmer” community forum on Sunday, March 19, 2-4pm, at the Quaker Meetinghouse, located at [...]

Exploring the Mystery of Flushing

We had the opportunity to walk the streets of Flushing with Garnette Cadogan and Professor R. Scott Hanson this summer to explore “God’s Row-Bowne Street,” part of the “Nonstop Metropolis” exhibit at the Queens Museum. Prof. Hanson is the [...]

Flushing Remonstrance Study Project

The National Park Service (NPS) held a public meeting to discuss a Special Resource Study for the Flushing Remonstrance in Queens, New York. The study, authorized by the United States Congress as part of Public Law 113-291, will help decide whether the [...]

Flushing Meeting to Host Community Meal

The Peace & Social Action Committee (PSAC) of Flushing Meeting will be hosting a community meal organized by the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce on Friday, April 15, 5-7pm.  This potluck event, “Greater Flushing SOUP,” is a new [...]

We’re in the business of

Flushing Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends … We’re in the business of … http://flushingfriends.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/FMM.mp4   simplicity, peace, integrity, community, equality, stewardship<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via [...]