Monthly Events:

October 4
Interfaith Summit on Family Homelessness, Afook-Chinen Civic Auditorium, Hilo, 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Information

October 15
Worship & Ministry Presentation: Ben Pink Dandelion and the Early Quakers, at rise of Meeting.

October 21
Pride March, 11:00am – 6:00pm, from Magic Island to Kapi’olani Park through Waikiki

October 29
Nancy McPherson will share highlights from her June trip to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation after rise of meeting.

October 29

                  Halloween Party Oct. 29

Children’s Halloween Party
at the Meetinghouse

Next Month:
Silent Retreat
November 10
Ho'omaluhia Botanical Gardens

Please check the calendar for specific dates and times.

Earthcare Subcommittee Meeting
, usually the first Thursdays of each month; 2:00pm at the Meetinghouse. No meeting this month.  Acknowledging that the health of the planet is directly affected by the same conditions that cause human conflict, i.e. increased human population, increased rate of consumption, and unequal distribution of scarce resources, we strive to communicate our message and to support those engaged in the work to care for all living creatures and to restore the complex systems which sustain them.

FCNL Advocay Group, First Wednesdays of each month, 2:00pm at the Meetinghouse.

Fifth Sunday Presentation: Nancy McPherson will share highlights from her June trip to the Standing Rock Indian Reservation after rise of meeting on Sunday. October 29.

First Day School Committee meeting, Third Sundays of each month, 9:00am, at the Meetinghouse (downstairs). Visit our "Sunday School" and see how we explain our Quaker values and testimonies through stories, crafts and field trips.

Hawai'i Peace & Justice Board  Meets Saturday, November 28 at 3pm. The successor to American Friends Service Committee of Hawaii (AFSC-HI), their work in Hawai'i began in 1942 with a program of service to Japanese residents suffering persecution after the Pearl Harbor bombing. The present office started with Friends' opposition to the Vietnam War in 1968 and continues with grassroots work.

House & Grounds Workday & Committee meeting, First Saturdays of each month, 9:00am-11:30am at the Meetinghouse. House & Grounds Committee meeting usually follows and lunch is provided afterwards. Come and enjoy rewarding work, spruce up the house and grounds, good fellowship and delicious lunch.

Library Committee meeting, Second Wednesdays of each month, noon. You can read their interesting book reviews some months in our regular newsletter issues.

Meeting for Healing, Tuesday Afternoons, 2pm.  At the Meetinghouse.

Meeting for Worship at Arcadia, Second Saturdays of each month, 10:00am-11:00am, at Arcadia Retirement Residence.  This is an opportunity for Friends to worship with our friends residing at Arcadia.  Please call Judy Hall for additional information.

Meeting for Worship on the Occasion of Business, Second Sundays of each month, around noon. Join us to see what other committees have been doing and how Quaker decisionmaking process for the group as a whole is conducted. A gathering to do the work of the community. Quakers rely heavily on small groups that labor together to conduct necessary business. These are brought to Business Meeting for attention or action. When members open themselves and truly attend to each other, a sense of the meeting emerges and unity is achieved, as well as a deepening of community.

Oversight & Counsel Meeting, First Sundays of each month, after Meeting for Worship, at the Meetinghouse. Oversight & Counsel is charged with care for the membership and corporate life of the Meeting. 

Peace & Social Concerns Committee meeting, Fourth Sundays of each month, around 12:15pm at the Meetinghouse, downstairs. The committee members explore issues of peace and social justice and educate and assist Friends in their work for change.

Third Sunday Presentation  Ben Pink Dandelion and the Early Quakers, at rise of Meeting.

Visiting Sunday Lunch, Fourth Sundays of each month, shortly after rise of Meeting. A gathering of Friends and visitors mingling small talk or weighty discussions with a hearty, healthy lunch.  This is also when we celebrate members and attenders who have had their birthday this month.

Worship & Ministry Meeting, First Thursdays of each month, 3:00pm, at the Meetinghouse. Worship & Ministry is charged with fostering and strengthening the spiritual life of the Meeting by nurturing the Meeting for Worship and the spiritual growth of individuals in the Meeting and the Meeting community.  

You may also look at our Calendar for events or contact us.


Location Map

Calendar of events

Our community Beautiful Sunday Worship on Hawaii Island. Photo by
              Sherman Warner

Peace Vigil, March 13, 2014 Peace Vigil, March 2014

  2016 Halloween Party
Slanted stairs

  2014 Tax Day Vigil2014 Global
              Day of Action on Military Spending

2015 MLK Parade
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