Farm Newsletter – June 2024

“What is so rare as a day in June?” asked poet and abolitionist James Russell Lowell. “Then, if ever, come perfect days.” Lowell must have been thinking of June days in upstate New York. Help us celebrate these glorious summer days with •information about our 2024 programs (starting next Sunday, June 9, 12:30, at Farmington Friends […]

Farm Newsletter – Feb 2024

Have you ever heard about Farmington and Macedon as hotspots on the Underground Railroad? Few people have. Black history month offers a chance to share some of these amazing stories.  You may know something about Austin Steward, Frederick Douglass, William Wells Brown, and Mary and Emily Edmonson. All of these freedom seekers achieved national fame, […]

Friendly Greetings! Fall 2023

Some of you may be old enough to remember a Pete Seeger song called “To Everything There Is a Season,” with its reminder to “turn, turn, turn, turn” and “a time to every purpose under heaven,” including “a time for war and a time for peace.” In that spirit, as fall brings crisp and clear […]

Quaker Day

After a long winter, spring brings sunshine and a blooming world back to us.