Activities calendar (In-person activities)

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2021. Many 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.

  • Sunday 7 November

    Week of Prayers and devotion on Hope for the Environment.

    Deiniol cafe, Deiniol center, Bangor, LL57 1NW.. 11.00 – Sunday 14 November 16.00
    Bangor Interfaith group will run a week of Prayer and Devotion on the theme of Hope for the Environment. Christian, Unitarian and Bahai representatives will be running their own style of service on three of the weekdays plus an Opening…

  • Friday 12 November

    Pupil discussion with faith leaders on faith responses to the climate crisis

    Eden Boys’ Leadership Academy, Syedna Way, Bradford BD8 9AR. 0.00 – 0.00
    Pupils joined by faith representatives from Judaism- Rabbi Lisa Barratt, Reverend Ann Russell- Christianity, and Islam - Imam Shaffi to explore faith responses to the climate crisis.

    Faith and Climate Justice

    Breathing Space, Portland Building, DMU, The Gateway, LE1 9BH. 14.00 – 16.00
    While climate change affects everyone, it does not affect everyone equally. Come along to the event to find out more from the Sustainability Team. As part of Interfaith Week we will hear from Leicester’s diverse faith communities on how to…

  • Saturday 13 November

    Community exhibition of children’s artwork and of responses on faith and the environment

    Birkenhead Central Library, Borough Rd, Birkenhead CH41 2XB
    An exhibition of local school children's work and the three Abrahamic faiths' responses to the natural world during Inter Faith Week. There will also be an opportunity to make a pledge and attach it to our new 'Interfaith Tree'. Tree…

    Tree Planting

    Little Hadham Village Hall, The Ford, Little Hadham, Ware, SG11 2BP. 10.00 – Saturday 20 November 12.00
    Planting young saplings (150) at Little Hadham, East Hertfordshire. Come and join us. Families welcome.…

    Sandwell Breathes

    Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple, Dudley Road E, Tividale, Oldbury, B69 3DU. 10.00 – 16.00
    An event at the Balaji Temple, including children's activities, a nature walk, yoga and a workshop to look at how the community and Temple can work together around air quality issues.…

    Tree Loving Care

    Clifton Bridge, York. 11.00 – 13.00
    Visit to the Interfaith Tree site to do the first clear up since 2019. …

  • Sunday 14 November

    Inter Faith Week exhibition

    Milton Keynes University Hospital, Standing Way, Eaglestone, Milton Keynes, MK6 5LD. 0.00 – Sunday 21 November 0.00
    An exhibition of work by school pupils reflecting the different world views held across Milton Keynes. Students have been invited to produce a poster, poem, piece of artwork or written piece, reflecting on their beliefs or worldview, whether they have…

  • Monday 15 November

    Faith, Climate and Justice

    RHB 144, Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London, Lewisham Way, London, SE14 6NW. 13.30 – 16.30
    A presentation by Don de Silva, environmentalist, author, diplomat and Buddhist Chaplain.

    This will give some historical context to world activities on sustainability and climate, as well as a particular focus on the hot issues and agreements…

    Faiths for a Low Carbon and Fair Future (4F) Project

    Birmingham, UK. 16.00 – 17.00
    Three members of the Project 4F team will explain and discuss the project with Unity FM Radio 93.5 Connecting Communities co-hosts, Mahmooda Qureshi and Dr Peter Rookes.…

  • Tuesday 16 November

    Tree planting

    Thornes Park, Denby Dale Road, Wakefield WF2 8DY. 11.00 – 12.00
    Wakefield Interfaith Network, with the help of Wakefield Tree Wardens, Wakefield District Arboricultural officer and local school children, will plant three native trees in a local park. These mature trees, in the growing circle of interfaith trees, provide interest and…

    Faith Action on the Climate Crisis

    Blackley Centre, Prospect View, Blackley, Elland, HX5 0TD. 19.30 – 21.00
    An opportunity to share knowledge, actions, encouragement and network. People of all faiths and beliefs welcome.…

  • Wednesday 17 November

    Bulb and Wildflower Planting Project with Solihull Council

    Hope Coppice, Woodloes Road, Shirley, Solihull, B90 2RP. 10.00 – 12.00
    Service project with Solihull Council. An inter faith group will help plant bulbs and wildflowers in Hope Coppice, a newly planted woodland as a memorial to those affected by Covid-19.…

    Faith in the Climate with George Merchant Ballentyne

    St Philip's Church, Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HN. 19.00 – 20.30
    Faith Communities have their distinctive views - as well as points of agreement - on the climate crisis: its origins, its impact and the future actions we might take to escape the worst of this worldwide emergency. In this session,…

  • Friday 19 November

    Community Environment Event

    Glen Gardens, East Parade, Heworth, YO31 0XH. 10.00 – 12.30
    Tidying and weeding part of Glen Gardens, Heworth, York. …

  • Saturday 20 November

    Visit to Westminster Cathedral

    Goodenough College, Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AB
    Visit to Westminster Cathedral with Father Brian Creak. For students of the college.…

    Interfaith Wolverhampton Annual Conference 2021: Climate Change

    University of Wolverhampton Science Park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RU. 9.30 – 13.30
    Interfaith Wolverhampton's contribution to the debate on how to respond to climate change following the Glasgow COP26 summit.…

    Mitzvah Day/Inter Faith Week: Practical Conservation Volunteering

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 15.00
    Join the London Wildlife Trust team and celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day an annual day of faith-based social action, with practical conservation tasks at Walthamstow Wetlands.

    You could be chopping down invasive trees, scything meadows…

    Tree Planting

    Rectory Farm, Enfield, EN2 8AA. 10.00 – Saturday 4 December 14.00
    To mark 100 years of Lajna Ima'illah, the Women Auxiliary of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community, Lajna Ima'illah have a target to plant 100,000 (one hundred thousand) trees across the UK.



    CANDIFA Woodland walk

    Rough Common Rd, Port Ellen, Upper Harbledown, Canterbury CT2 9DD. 10.30 – 13.00
    A 0.9 mile walk through Blean Wood, stopping at intervals to share sacred and spiritual texts related to trees and woodland. …

    Talk and Display ‘Perspectives on Climate’

    Christian Science Church, Douglas, IM2 3AG. 14.30 – 16.30
    An opportunity to share ideas about the effects of climate change. Featuring a talk by Cat Jenkins, local environmental campaigner and supporter.…

  • Sunday 21 November

    Faith and Climate Change

    St Christopher's Church, Pembroke House, 80 Tatum Street, London, SE17 1QR. 0.00 – 0.00
    St Christopher's Catholic Church, St Philip's Anglo-Catholic Church, St Peter's Church, and Old Kent Road Mosque had a discussion about climate change and made commitments to take individual and collective action. This was also considered part of Mitzvah Day.…

    Tree-planting ceremony at UNTAS Youth Zone

    Community Garden, Unitas Youth Zone, 76 Montrose Avenue Edgware HA8 0DT. 11.00 – 12.00
    As part of Inter Faith Week (14 – 21 November 2021) the Middlesex Inter Faith Network (MDX IFN) and Barnet Multi Faith Forum (BMFF) invite you to join us on MITZVAH DAY (SUNDAY 21ST NOVEMBER) for a tree-planting ceremony at…

    Light For Leeds: An Interfaith Week event

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.00
    The day will include representations of many of the major, and some minor, faiths in Leeds, outside musical performances, and a chance to leave a message on our Tree of Hope. Stalls will address the theme of environmental action, and…

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