Adult Religious Education (ARE)

The Adult Religious Education (ARE) Committee schedules classes on a variety of topics. Anyone is welcome to attend! They are usually held 1-2 times a month at 9:30 a.m. in the basement (music) room of the SAM building (Science, Arts, Music building) of Sidwell Friends Lower School campus.  

Please look below or check our calendar or current newsletter for an up-to-date schedule. The typical dates are the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month.
Below is a list of some previous and upcoming events. Please click on the title for additional information. 
May 13th, 9:30 in the Music Room
  • Worship sharing to reflect on the ways in which we are and are not yet a blessed/beloved community. 
  • The specific questions are: “What drew me to Friends?”; “What keeps me among Friends today?” 
  • All are invited to share their answers in a worshipful fashion as part of our continuing response to changes in our Meeting and the world.

PREVIOUS (Please contact the ARE committee clerk if you would like them to consider repeating a class.)
  • October & November 2016: Exploring Quakerism: A 6-part series for newcomers as well as more recent and long-time Friends. Series summary.