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Talks & Thoughts

7.30 pm – 8.30pm via Zoom

Talks and Thoughts is all about friendly discussion, in-depth conversation, or just listening. Subjects range from current affairs and social issues to religion, philosophy and literature.  These reflect the diversity of interests within the group. We explore together our views of the world and welcome everyone. If you would like more information please use the email below: clerk@bolton.pendlehillquakers.org.uk

Programme of Topics

23rd Nov

 Open discussion

COP 26 What are the initial reactions?

30th Nov

  Leonard Joy will introduce our discussion.

 Social Concerns: Civil liberties and responsibilities

7th Dec

Keith Whittaker

Advent: Coming to Christmas with hearts and minds prepared.

14th Dec

Peter Street and Bernie Jordan

A celebration of trees, wildlife and the resilience of species.

21st Dec 

Christmas sharing

Please bring a poem or prose passage or a game to share with the group.

28th Dec

New year break

4th Jan

Catherine de Neergaard and Keith Whittaker

Religion, community and spirituality

11th Jan

Planning session.

A time to review previous talks and plan the next programme.

18th Jan

Philip Austin

A chance to share music 

25th Jan

Open discussion

Emerging themes COP 26

1st Feb

Malcolm Pittock

“Daniel Deronda” – George Eliot’s Zionist novel.

Via Zoom-  https://zoom.us/j/515333136  

If you are joining by phone, the ID is 515 333 136

ALL WELCOME