173 North Prospect St.
Burlington, VT 05401
Burlington Friends Meeting


Events, Ongoing

Workday at the Meeting House

Meeting for Worship

Sundays at 11:00 AM and on Wednesdays at noon. All are welcome.



Meeting for Business
The second Sunday of Each Month after a light lunch after rise of Meeting. The length of the Business Meeting varies but it usually lasts about 90 minutes.



First Day
School




First Day School is held on Second and Fourth Sundays, beginning at 10:45, September through mid-June. See the First Day School page for more detailed information. On the First, Third, and Fifth Sundays, the children attend Meeting for Worship from 11 AM to 11:15 AM and then move to the Bassett House for group activities as part of a multi-age childcare program.


Events, Recent and Upcoming

Vermont Summit on Sanctuary






Sunday, April 15 1:30-5:30 p.m., Holy Family Parish Center, Essex Junction. There will be workshops and talks from people with broad expereience in the sanctuary movement including Vicki Kemper from First Congregational Church, Amherst, Mass., the American Friends Service Committee, Migrant Justice, and Vermont Interfaith Action, as well as time for networking. Free, with a suggested donation of $10-25 to help cover costs. Registration can be found here.That site requires that you make at least a small donaton in order to register (it's just the way "EventBrite" works), but if you don't wish to do that, you can e-mail them using the address on the registration site.

Peace, Justice and Earthcare is organizing carpooling; contact Elinor Yahm for details.

State of Society Breakfast Discussion

Sunday, April 22, 2018 8:30 AM, Meetinghouse. Ministry and Counsel will provide a breakfast opportunity to reflect on the work and experience of monthly meeting during 2017, reflections that will be collated into a State of the Society report for 2017. Queries will be sent out on the e-mail list in the form of a questionnaire.

Book Discussion Makeup Session


Sunday, April 29, 2018: Special makeup session because of weather cancellation 9:00 - 10:30 AM, Meetinghouse. In response to the NEYM minute on white supremacy, Ministry and Counsel hosts a book study using Waking up White by Debby Irving. Discussions will be held before meeting for worship; a schedule is available here. Books can be purchased at a discount through the Meeting.

Intergenerational Worship and First-Day School Picnic

Sunday, June 10, 2018 Intergenerational worship during Meeting for Worship, with a children's program and intergenerational silent worship during the first half of meeting. Family picnic on the lawn (with the cooperation of the weather) at rise of meeting.