The annual weekend get together of the North East Thames Area Meeting at the High Leigh Christian Conference Centre, based in Hertfordshire, runs from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon, usually in April, on a three year cycle.
High Leigh 2019 will welcome speaker Tam Martin Fowles on the theme “The Virtues of Compassion and will take place from 12-14 April.
High Leigh 2018 took place 23-25 March and was a do it yourself year “Relax – Refresh – Renew”. You can get a flavour of what happened via the Quaker Leigh Times 2018 produced during the course of the weekend
For two of the three years we have a speaker leading six sessions following a theme. In 2012 we had Judith Moran, Director of Quaker Social Action, on “Living Adventurously” and in 2011 Geoffrey Durham offered “Speaking our Truth”. April 2015 saw Kevin Bales offering the theme Slavery and Liberation. We Journeyed Home with Jennifer Kavanagh in 2017.
During the years we have a speaker there is children’s programme which runs alongside the adult programme.