About

First Friends Meeting is a simple and elegant wedding venue in the heart of Greensboro, NC. We are centrally located to UNCG, Friendly Center, downtown and many hotels, including The Proximity and O.Henry Hotel.

Founded in 1892, First Friends Meeting is a gathering place for those who “seek peace and pursue it.” The Meetinghouse includes a variety of spaces that work well for office and group meetings, retreats, workshops, receptions, and weddings. We gladly welcome LGBTQ, interfaith, and non-Quaker weddings.

Meeting Room

The large meetingroom (sanctuary) can seat up to 275 guests and is handicap accessible. Our beautiful downstairs gathering room provides an intimate setting for wedding parties to prepare for the special day. Our well-cared for grounds boast plentiful green spaces and several magnolias, perfect for wedding party and family pictures.

Fellowship Hall

Our fellowship hall is available, should you like to host your rehearsal dinner or intimate reception on-site. The meetinghouse includes a small kitchen for the caterer’s use.

 

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Coordinators

Kristina Pisano   Kristina Pisano is a Wedding Coordinator and the Office Manager of First Friends Meeting. She is known for saying the first day she stepped into First Friends Meeting, she fell in love with the beautiful simplicity of the Meetingroom (sanctuary) and the grounds surrounding it. Kristina is am a recent graduate of UNC-Greensboro in Community Recreation and Event … Continue reading Coordinators

Officiants

Congratulations on your upcoming nuptials! First Friends Meeting has a number of people qualified to officiate at your wedding ceremony.  Each of those listed below are able to do traditional, nontraditional, interfaith and same gender weddings. Edith is also able to offer a Spanish language  or bi-lingual ceremony.  Please note that you are also welcome … Continue reading Officiants