Activities calendar (In-person activities)

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2022. Some activities this year will take place virtually, and an icon identifies these on the list below. You can also filter online/ socially distanced in-person activities using the controls above.

  • Monday 7 November

    Belief in Art exhibition

    St Peter's Anglican church, 15 St Peter's St, Canterbury CT1 2BQ . 11.00 – Saturday 12 November 16.00
    An exhibition of original artwork from a a range of religion and belief backgrounds.…

    Annual Multifaith Service

    Church of Christ the Cornerstone, 300 Saxon Gate, Central Milton Keynes MK9 2ES. 19.15 – 21.00
    Please join us as we both demonstrate and explain the purpose and practice of music within worship. We will feature religious music from Jewish, Hindu, Islamic, Christian and Buddhist backgrounds.…

  • Friday 11 November

    What Brings You Hope?

    Dougie Mac Hospice, Barlaston Road, Stoke-on-Trent, ST3 3NZ & I Grace Road, Trentham, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 8FN. 9.00 – Sunday 20 November 17.00
    The Dougie Mac Hospice, are inviting those who use the service; along with volunteers and staff, to decorate a stone with "What brings you hope"? Members of local faith communities and several schools have been invited to join in. The…

  • Saturday 12 November

    Interfaith Sculpture Park

    All Saints Farm, Ashford Road TN28 8TH
    Guided Tour or Self Guided Tour of the Hope All Saints Interfaith Sculpture Park on Romney Marsh…

    Trees, Faith and Life

    Birkenhead Central Library, Borough Road, Birkenhead CH41 2XB
    This exhibition is organised by the Wirral Deen Centre and will include local schools' responses to the a variety of faith, philosophical and symbolic perspectives on trees, faith and life. There will also be an interactive element and we hope…

    Natural Reflections - Interfaith Art Exhibition

    Yeovil Arts Space Quedam centre, Yeovil BA20 1UE. 10.00 – Monday 19 December 17.00
    Yeovil Art Space is working with Somerset Diverse Communities, part of the Community Council for Somerset and the Interfaith and belief network, on a new special exhibition in the town centre gallery for Interfaith Week this November.

  • Sunday 13 November

    Cambridge University Inter Faith Week

    University of Cambridge, SU Lounge, CB2 1RU
    Cambridge University SU is collaborating with student-led faith and religious groups in Cambridge to put on a series of activities for National Interfaith Week. Events include discussions on faith and daily life; religious art and drawing sessions; visit to faith…

    Inter Faith Week competition

    PE2 5RQ, Ormiston Bushfield Academy. 9.00 – Tuesday 20 December 15.30
    Ormiston Bushfield Academy - celebration of cultural lenses (in school event). Competition set in the Academy KS3-4 to select 10 films that have a connection to philosophy/worldviews/ theology and briefly explain the link.…

    Displays of different religions in our school

    Briar Hill Primary, Briar Hill, Northampton, NN4 8sw. 9.00 – Sunday 20 November 15.15
    Throughout the week there will different activities to celebrate the 6 different religions in our school. There is a competition for all children to write a prayer with the emphasis on 'Peace' also every year group are going to make…

    ‘My Space, My Beliefs’ Celebration

    St Andrews C Of E Primary School, Townfield Ln, Bebington, Wirral, CH63 7NL. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 15.00
    Over Inter Faith Week pupils are bringing in pictures, models and collages of the places that matter to them and their beliefs. …

    Inter faith Week in school

    Springhead Primary school, ST7 1RA. 9.00 – Thursday 17 November 15.00
    Whole school focus week where each class in looking at a different religion and then we are feeding back to each other to show what we have learned. …

    Inter Faith Week Art Competition

    Skidby Church of England Primary School, Main Street, Skidby HU16 5TX. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 15.30
    Pupils from the school have been asked to create a piece of artwork to represent living together harmoniously. …

  • Monday 14 November

    Bourne Academy Inter Faith Week

    Bourne academy, Edinburgh Crescent, Bourne, PE10 9DT
    Why I am proud of my faith/ beliefs- poetry/ art competition.
    Lunch time sessions every day of the week with a different focus including asking questions to a religious believer, interfaith dialogue, religious games.
    Assemblies highlighting…

    Class Performance of Rama and Sita

    High Bank Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Eighth Avenue, Liversedge, West Yorkshire. WF15 8LD
    As part of Inter Faith Week pupils from year 4/5 put on a performance of Rama and Sita, an ancient story celebrated every year at Diwali. …

    A week of Inter Faith Week activities

    Priestley Smith Special School (Primary), Beeches Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B42 2PY. 0.00 – Thursday 17 November 0.00
    This week we have had interfaith week in Primary. We have looked at Sikhism, Christianity, Buddhism, Judaism, and Islamic religions and way of life. We have tried on clothes, danced to music, and made some beautiful art work. …

    Kirklees Community Faith Quilt

    Dewsbury Library, Unit D Railway Street Dewsbury Centre, Dewsbury WF12 8EQ
    Community craft groups across Kirklees have been busy making quilting squares on the theme of HOME and what it means to the people of Kirklees. The final quilt will be displayed during Inter Faith Week.

    Inter Faith Book Display

    Kirklees Libraries, HD1. 9.00 – Saturday 19 November 16.00
    We will be creating inter faith book displays across our Kirklees libraries. …

    Inter Faith Community Art Project and Assemblies

    Warren Road Primary School, BR6 6JF. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 15.30
    We are holding Inter Faith Assemblies through out the week. The first will launch a competition to design a picture which will be used for invitations and display posters for Inter Faith parent and community social functions designed to raise…

    Interfaith Week TCS Celebration

    Tonyrefail Community School, Gilfach Rd, Tonyrefail, Porth CF39 8HG. 9.00 – 15.00
    Interfaith week video to be shared on TCS Twitter and in lessons.

    Lower school Lessons - Pupils explore artefacts/act out a religion based on a fact file/Decorate classroom with Religious posters.
    Middle School - Lesson on…

    Inter Faith Week School Activities

    Kepier Academy, Dairy Lane, Houghton Le Spring, Tyne & Wear DH4 5BH. 9.00 – Friday 18 November 16.00
    At Kepier we are celebrating inter-faith week and have a variety of activities, speakers and live music that learners in years 7, 8 and 9 will have an opportunity to participate in over the week. Some of the activities include:…

    Child of Empire

    Bradford Cathedral, 1 Stott Hill, Bradford, BD1 4EH. 10.00 – Saturday 19 November 20.30
    Child of Empire is an animated virtual reality (VR) docu-drama experience which immerses viewers in one of the largest forced migrations in human history: the 1947 Partition of India and Pakistan.…

    Food, Faith and Fiction

    Middlesex University, The Grove Building, Room G409, The Burroughs, Hendon, London NW4 4BT. 11.00 – 13.00
    A writing workshop celebrating the relationship between food and culture with celebrated Muslim poet Shamim Azad. Facilitated by Dr Ariel Kahn, Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing. You are invited to bring some vegetarian food to share.

    Faiths and Beliefs Week begining 14th November to 18th November at Pennine Care Foundation Trust

    Pennine Care Foundation Trust, Across 5 sites Stockport; The Meadows, Tameside Buckton Unit, Oldham Forrest House; Rochdale at Birchhill, OL6. 11.00 – Friday 18 November 14.00
    We have plans in place for a week of activities across the five boroughs that make up Pennine Care Foundation Trust. These include Stockport, Tameside, Oldham, Bury and Rochdale. We will be having a stall in each borough with a…

    Afternoon Tea at Batley Welcome Club

    Batley Library, 14 Market Pl, Batley WF17 5DA. 13.00 – 15.00
    Afternoon tea for those who participated in the welcome club so far.…

    Inter Faith Week Primary Event

    Meols Cop High School, Meols Cop Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 6JS. 13.15 – 14.45
    We are heading to a local primary school to lead a session with Primary students on different worldviews.…

    Plymouth Interfaith Celebration

    Lower Guildhall, Guildhall Square, Plymouth, PL1 2BJ. 13.30 – 16.00
    Following its 20th anniversary celebrations, PCFCD are hosting an afternoon of performances and presentations including Baháʼí, Buddhist, Christian, Hindu, Jew, Muslim, Sikh and Unitarian. This will be in the presence of the Lord Lieutenant of Devon. Please come along and…

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Taunton

    Taunton Library, Paul St, Taunton TA1 3XZ. 13.30 – 15.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much…

    Inter Faith Monday at the Movies

    Huddersfield Library, Princess Alexandra Walk, Huddersfield HD1 2SU. 14.00 – 16.00
    An inter faith movie screening at Huddersfield Library. …

    Pilgrimage - Film Installation

    Multi Faith Centre, Kedleston Rd, Derby DE22 1GB. 17.00 – Tuesday 15 November 18.00
    The Chaplaincy, Multi-Faith Centre and Sound, Light & Live Technology students will project their film installation on 'Pilgrimage' onto the Multi Faith Centre walls on a 5-10 min loop.…

    Inter Faith Monday at the Movies

    Batley Library, 14 Market Pl, Batley WF17 5DA. . 17.30 – 19.00
    FREE matinee showings to celebrate Inter Faith week.…

    Invitation from the Mayor of Reading to Reading Interfaith Group

    The Mayor's Parlour is in Reading Civic Offices, Bridge St, Reading RG1 2LU. 18.00 – 19.30
    An inclusive opportunity to meet in the Mayor's Parlour, discuss opportunities for inter faith in our town and create a multi-faith Calender for 2023 together.

    The purpose of the event is to promote the aims of the…

    Gaia - Hope and Despair

    Holy Trinity Church Boar Lane Leeds LS1 6HW. 18.00 – 21.00
    Hope and Unity through Diverse Voices: Leeds Church Institute and Leeds Sanctuary will be hosting an immersive evening of diverse voices and creative responses to climate change with the unique Gaia artwork installation as the backdrop. During this event taking…

  • Tuesday 15 November

    Coexist Banner

    The Olive School, Meins Rd, Blackburn BB2 6QQ
    As part of Inter Faith Week pupils from The Olive School created a 'coexist banner'. …

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Yeovil

    Yeovil Library, King George Street, Yeovil BA20 1PY. 10.00 – 12.00
    To celebrate Interfaith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much more...…

    Faith and Crafts

    SU Hall, St Mary's Students Union, St Mary's University, Waldegrave Rd, Twickenham TW1 4SX. 12.00 – 14.00
    Come along to the SU Hall to learn about how different faiths express themselves through art and crafts. …

    Film and Faith Discussion

    W147, Williams Building, Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BT. 15.45 – 19.00
    Our aim is to create dialogue and learn from each other and what better way than through the medium of film? You do not need to be religious or follow any faith to take part in the discussion - the…

    Radiant Heart Prayer Craft

    York Explore Café, Library Square, York, YO1 7DS. 16.30 – 17.30
    Join the York Bahai group for a craft session, decorating prayers & quotations from the Holy Writings, while exploring what it means to possess a pure, kindly and radiant heart. …

    Inter faith tales from Wales

    Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cf5 2YB. 18.00 – 21.00
    Evening talks with dinner and creative inter faith activities.…

  • Wednesday 16 November

    Craftivist Collective Globe

    Bath Spa University, Newton St Loe, Bath BA2 9BN
    Join us in Commons to add your hopes to our Craftivist Collective globe. …

    Inter Faith Week Display

    Moorfield School and Nursery, Ben Rhydding Rd, Ilkley LS29 8RL
    Moorfield School have created an Inter Faith Week message board and display. …

    Inter Faith Week Lesson

    Fordbridge Community Primary School, Crabtree Drive, Chelmsley Wood, Birmingham B37 5BU. 0.00 – 0.00
    Year 2 created decorated elephants today as part of our inter Faith Week lessons on Buddhist festivals. …

    Drawing & Discussion of Religious Art

    The Fitzwilliam Museum, Trumpington St, Cambridge CB2 1RB. 10.00 – 12.00
    Fitzwilliam Museum has given us exclusive access to religious art, for a chance to draw and get creative, while chatting about the role of art, icons and adoration (if at all) within religion.…

    Inter faith morning with arts, crafts and activities

    Central United Reformed Church, Duckworth St, Darwen BB3 1AT. 10.00 – 13.00
    Inter faith morning with arts, crafts and activities at Darwen Asylum and Refugee Enterprise (DARE).…

    Celebrating Difference

    St Paul's Way Primary School, 32 St Paul's Way, Bow, London E3 4AL. 12.00 – 15.30
    For our Inter Faith afternoon, we will start by introducing Inter Faith Week and we will be linking this to Anti-Bullying Week as well as the UN rights. Each year group has been given a different faith and they will…

    Story 4 Thoughts : 5 min stories from different faiths

    Martin Luther King Multi-Faith Centre, Aston University, Birmingham, B4 7ET, UK. 14.30 – 17.00
    It is an opportunity for attendees to share their favorite story in 5 minutes from their religious tradition or non- religious tradition should they wish to do so.…

    Introducing Inter Faith at UCL

    IOE, UCL's Faculty of Education and Society 20 Bedford Way Room 3.01 London WC1H 0AL. 16.00 – 18.00
    A mini-fair to learn about some of the faiths represented at UCL. Includes showcases from student societies and chance for conversation.


    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    MK College, Chaffron Way, MK6 5LP. 18.00 – 20.00
    An evening of shared spoken word poetry, music, culture and reflective conversations. …

    An Evening of Music, Song, Prayer and Faith

    Church of Scientology London, 146 Queen Victoria Street, EC4V 4BY. 18.30 – 20.30
    This will be an evening of music, song, dance, prayer from people of many different faiths. A celebration of Interfaith Week bringing faiths together.…

    Interfaith Quiz Night

    The Salvation Army, High St, Romford, RM1 1JJ. 19.00 – 21.00
    Faith fun with numbers! Questions compiled and hosted by Quiz Mistress Sidra Naeem. …

    Interfaith Week: CathSoc Film Night

    School of Film and Television, University Campus, Penryn TR10 9FE. 19.00 – 22.00
    To mark Interfaith Week, CathSoc are organising a film night. This will be kindly hosted by our friends in the School of Film and Television on the Penryn campus.

    CathSoc have selected the film Life is Beautiful.

  • Thursday 17 November

    Inter Faith Week Celebration

    Whipps Cross Hospital Chapel, Whipps Cross Rd, London E11 1NR
    One year celebration event of the Interfaith Network at NHS Barts Health with words from Ajit Abraham, Yunus Dudhwala and Sir Stephen Timms and songs from Gospel Singer Taiwo. …

    Inter Faith Week School Event

    Meadows Primary School and Nursery, Riddings Cl, Telford TF1 5HF
    The children will learn about Hindu Ramayan, with the help from a dance group called West End in School. They will carry out sessions with each year group of children. …

    Faith in Tune

    SU Hall, St Mary's Students Union, St Mary's University, Waldegrave Rd, Twickenham TW1 4SX
    Come along to hear live musicians and poems. If you would like to share as well please do bring something along! …

  • Friday 18 November

    Inter Faith Week Roadshow - Glastonbury

    Glastonbury Library, 1 Orchard Court, Glastonbury BA6 9JB. 10.00 – 12.00
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week we are travelling the county to share, celebrate and educate. Activities include: learning about other faiths, family & children's activities, talks, living book (15 minutes 1-1), meet new communities, stalls, Buddhist meditation and much much…

    Inter Faith Film Night - The Sultan and the Saint

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Cockett Rd, Cockett, Swansea SA2 0FH. 19.00 – 20.30
    A true story of two men of faith, one a travelling Christian preacher, the other the ruler of a Muslim Empire, who bucked a century of war, distrust, and insidious propaganda in a search for mutual respect and common ground.…

  • Saturday 19 November

    Inter Faith Week Poetry Session

    Batley Library, Market Place, Batley WF17 5DA. 14.00 – 16.00
    An annual Inter Faith Week poetry session hosted by the Batley poets. Come along to perform a poem you've written, one you like, or sit back and enjoy the afternoon with a cuppa and meet some new friends.

    Reflection, presentation and discussion on the theme: “Can the Faiths work in harmony for betterment of all?”

    Holland Family’s home: 27 Hampton Lane, Solihull, B91 2QE. 18.30 – 21.30
    6.30-7.30pm Pot luck supper, 7.30-9.30pm Following a brief introduction, there will be inter-faith readings, prayers and music to reflect on the theme, followed by a short presentation and discussion on the theme: “Can the Faiths work in harmony for betterment…

    Inter Faith Comedy Event

    Kettering Arts Centre, St Andrew's Church Corner of Rockingham Road, Kettering NN16 8RG. 20.00 – 22.00
    An inter faith comedy event featuring Tez Ilyas, Njambi Mcgrath, Rev Allan Finnegan and MC Philip Simon. …

  • Sunday 20 November

    Celebrating Harrow’s Inter Faith

    Headstone Manor & Museum, Pinner View Harrow, HA2 6PX. 11.00 – 15.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week 2022, this exhibition will look at celebrating what inter faith means in Harrow. It will be spotlighting those who have paved the way to increase awareness of the different faith communities in the borough. The…

    Light For Leeds - An Inter Faith Week event

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    Featuring representatives of different faiths and non-faith organisations, and celebrating what we have in common. There will be stalls in the Rose Room, Kirkstall Abbey's Visitor Centre and outdoor performances.

    Open Mic Night

    SU Lounge, Granta Pl, Mill Lane, Cambridge, CB2 1RU. 18.00 – 20.00
    The highlight of the week! Bring your best and baddest religious or faith inspired poems, songs and jokes for an open mic night! This is a non-judgemental space celebrating the culture and creativity often associated with religion. Of course, we…

    Jazz Psalms for Peace

    Mosaic Jewish Community, 1a Halsbury Close, Stanmore Hill, Harrow HA7 3DY. 19.00 – 21.00
    Join us to listen to some Jazz Psalms for Peace.…

  • Monday 21 November

    Inter Faith Week Hindu dance session - school activity

    The Causeway, Mark, Highbridge TA9 4QA. 0.00 – Wednesday 21 December 0.00
    Inter Faith Week Hindu dance session …

    Inter Faith Week visits from guest speakers

    The Roundhouse, Roundhouse Rd, Derby DE24 8JE. 9.07 – Friday 25 November 23.59
    Visits from guest speakers who have shared their knowledge and experiences. …

    Coffee and Craft

    Bolton Council of Mosques, 1 Vicarage Street, Bolton, BL3 5LE. 11.00 – 13.00
    A creative inter faith event. …

  • Monday 28 November

    Inter Faith Week assembly and Bharatanatyam dance

    Lady Eleanor Holles Junior School, Burlington House Middlesex, 177 Uxbridge Rd, Hampton Hill, Hampton TW12 1BD. 0.00 – Thursday 1 December 0.00
    Interfaith Week assembly celebrated how diverse our school community really is. There is at least one pupil representing each of the six main religions here. We found out what some of our pupils most enjoy about their faiths. Bharatanatyam dance…

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