Children and young people

The programmes for children and young people are a central part of Yearly Meeting and help participants to engage with the same theme. They encourage spiritual and personal growth through a range of fun activities created for each age group.

Children's Programme: ages 0–11

66 children are expected to attend the Children's Programme at Yearly Meeting 2018.
The children are divided into five age groups. More detail about 2018's Children's Programme.

Young People's Programme: ages 11–15

37 young people are expected to attend the Young People's Programme at Yearly Meeting 2018.
The programme is arranged by a group of young people with the support of adult volunteers and staff. More detail about 2018's Young People's Programme.

Junior Yearly Meeting: age 15–18

58 young people are expected to attend Junior Yearly Meeting at Yearly Meeting 2018.
The programme is arranged by a group of young people with the support of adult volunteers and staff.

Most of the places at JYM are available for nominees from area meetings, Quaker schools and European yearly meetings. More detail about 2018's Junior Yearly Meeting.

Blog: Children at Yearly Meeting

Shaping our future: children and young people at Yearly Meeting 2018.

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