Friends General Conference

Together we nurture the spiritual vitality of Friends
An Unprogrammed Quaker Meeting in Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Friends Meeting

As a meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, we seek to:

  • be guided by Spirit, individually and collectively;
  • foster a caring, welcoming, and inclusive fellowship;
  • deepen our experience of Quaker worship, faith, and practice;
  • broaden our understanding of Quaker history and principles; 
  • and strengthen our service and witness in the broader world.

To view upcoming events, including Forum topics, click Meeting Calendar 


Obituaries for Hedi and Susan:

Recently two beloved members of our meeting passed away. A memorial meeting for Hedi Weiler was held on Sunday, 1/16. A memorial meeting for Susan Gardner will be held this spring. Below are their obituaries, as well as the "flyer" for Hedi's service.

Hedwig Weiler - obituary, memorial service flyer                               Susan Gardner - obituary 

Donations in memory of Hedi and Susan can be sent to: 

Charlotte Friends Meeting
PO Box 561793

Charlotte, NC 28256-1793


Recommended Video Resources on Quakerism:

QuakerSpeaks Video Series - Videos for Newcomers

(especially the videos on Meeting for Worship - What to Expect in Quaker Meeting for Worship & Frequently Asked Questions)


Meeting Times

First Day (Sunday) Schedule

10:00 am - Meeting for Worship (In person at the meetinghouse AND virtually via Zoom)
10:15am - First Day School (meeting monthly = 1/23, 1/30)
11:00 am – Announcements
11:30 am - Forum 
(see "Meeting Calendar" for details)
Join us for Meetings for Worship and Forums.

What's New

Where do we find the bird call (hope) in times of deep sorrow? 

How do my actions show love?

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We are sad to share that Susan Gardner passed away on 1/2/2022. Here is her obituary. A memorial meeting will be held this spring.

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Click on the title above to see Hedi's obituary and the memorial meeting flyer.

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As we live into the mystery of life, are we able to find light, even in the darkest corners of our life?

How do we support each other in times of sorrow and times of suffering?

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December 12 & December 19 (11:30am) - Holiday Market at Charlotte Friends Meeting

Featuring simple, inexpensive, Friendly-crafted gifts:  homemade jams from Michigan fruits, hot pepper jelly, pottery items, knitted scarfs and more! (quantities limited)  Please pay with cash or check to CFM (no credit cards). Your payment is for goods received, so it is not tax-deductible. 

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11/7 - How do I remain grounded in the face of adversity and challenge?

11/14 - Do we remind ourselves each day of our connections with people, other creatueres, and all that sustains life?

11/21 - Remember in all things to give thanks.

11/28 - How has gratitude motivate me to action?

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Worship with us!

704-599-4999
570 West Rocky River Rd
Charlotte, NC 28213
United States
Meeting Times: 

First Day (Sunday) Schedule

10:00 am - Meeting for Worship (In person at the meetinghouse AND virtually via Zoom)
10:15am - First Day School (meeting monthly = 1/23, 1/30)
11:00 am – Announcements
11:30 am - Forum 
(see "Meeting Calendar" for details)
Join us for Meetings for Worship and Forums.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Charlotte Friends Meeting
PO Box 561793
Charlotte, NC 28256-1793

General Email: [email protected]

Clerk's Email: [email protected]

Your tax-deductible donation can be sent to our mailling address above. 

Facility Rental

 General information on facility rentals can be found at http://bit.ly/RentingFromCFM

Upstate Friends Worship Group - Upstate SC

Upstate Friends Worship Group is under the care of Charlotte Friends Meeting. Currently they meet virtually on Sundays at 3pm.  Contact Doris at [email protected] for details.

Catawba Valley Friends Worship Group - Hickory, NC area