Activities calendar

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.

  • Thursday 11 November

    Meet your Muslim Neighbour - Lounge

    Gilda Brook Social Club, 34 Wellington Road, Eccles, Manchester M30 0NP. 19.30 – 21.00
    A Thursday Night Lounge with the Muslim community. Get to know the local Muslim community better in a non-religious/non-theological forum. Individuals are free to discuss and learn more about each other's perspectves, community and heritage. There is also a community…

  • Friday 12 November

    Interfaith Dialogue

    Clifton Road Mosque, 17 Clifton Rd, Balsall Heath, Birmingham B12 8SX. 12.00 – 14.00
    An interfaith dialogue hosted by Clifton Road Mosque…

    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

    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.…

  • Sunday 14 November

    Year 8 Peace Walk

    61 Derry Rd, Strabane BT82 8LD
    Year 8s walking around the school, culminating in a photo of whole year group linking arms- venue school quad…

    RE Department Inter Faith Exhibition

    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane, BT82 8LD. 0.00 – Friday 19 November 0.00
    A sample of work created by pupils across Key Stage 3 will be exhibited alongside quotes and challenging questions, to encourage dialogue between those who view the exhibition. Pupils will visit throughout the Week, and on Thursday 18th Nov a…

    Art and Poetry Inter Faith Competition

    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane BT82 8LD
    Write a poem or create an artwork that celebrates Inter Faith Week. The piece should illustrate the importance of mutual respect and dialogue, and celebrate diversity of faith in communities.…

    Quiz

    Strabane Academy, 61 Derry Rd, Strabane, BT82 8LD
    KS3 picture quiz - laminating pictures and asking for the images of famous religious people or religious artefacts to be identified. Prize for the winner.…

  • Monday 15 November

    Interfaith Prayer Stations & Staff Awareness

    Hospice in The Weald, Maidstone Road, Pembury, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 4TA
    Interfaith Prayer stations on the theme of Light. Set up in the hospice quiet room, for staff, volunteers, visitors and patients to access at any time. An inter faith learning resource for staff and volunteers, looking at the needs of…

    Faiths in Focus

    DeMonfort University, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Interfaith Week ‘Meet and Greet’ to celebrate our Faith and Cultural Societies. This is an opportunity to spread understanding, respect and showcase the work they do as part of our DMU Community.…

  • 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…

    Covid Keeps

    Nishkam Civic Association, 6 Soho Road, Birmingham, B21 9BH. 11.00 – 13.00
    As we move through Covid a new phrase called “Covid Keeps” has emerged. Encouraging us to reflect upon what we have learnt to value most during Covid and will embrace as we move forward. Through break-out sessions and collective discussions…

    OpenFaith Tour

    Breathing Space, Portland Building, DeMonfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 11.00 – 11.30
    Meet in the Sharing Space for a short tour of the Prayer Rooms and Chapel with the opportunity to ask questions with our Muslim Chaplain and Christian Faith Advisor.…

    Tea-party

    Unity Centre, St Leonard's Rd, Rotherham, S65 1PD. 16.30 – 18.00
    All welcome to a friendly tea-party to find out what Rotherham Interfaith Group do, and how they spread love in our neighbourhood.…

    Interfaith Football Tournament

    Moseley School fitness centre B13 9NP. 18.00 – 20.00
    An interfaith football tournament, hosted by Clifton Road Mosque…

    An Evening of Fellowship

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bramhall Lane, Davenport, Stockport SK3 8SA. 19.00 – 20.00
    A tour of the building, with a film about humanitarian aid and an opportunity to share ideas for the future.…

    Film Premiere

    Victoria Centre, Palk Road, Wellingborough, NN8, 1HR. 19.30 – 21.00
    Wellingborough Inter Faith Group have produced a film for use in Primary schools with a grant from Northamptonshire Community Foundation. The film was made during the time when the group were unable to visit the local schools with their inter…

  • Wednesday 17 November

    Student Interfaith Lunch

    University of Brighton, Brighton, BN2 4AT. 13.15 – 14.15
    Different Faith societies from the University of Brighton will come together to share a meal and talk about what it means to live out one's faith as a student today.…

    Visit our Hospice Tour & Tea

    Bedford Daycare Hospice, 3 Linden Road, Bedford MK40 2DD. 16.00 – 18.00
    With the approach of Inter Faith Week in November, we thought it would be an ideal opportunity to invite all faiths to visit our Daycare Hospice, to enable us to work together and to look at the services that we…

    Speed Faithing - Food and Friendship

    Food Village, DMU, The Gateway, LE1 9BH. 16.00 – 18.00
    A twist on speed dating; this event involves a series of quick rounds, ask questions, meet new people and talk about faith traditions and beliefs.

    Cook, Eat, Learn and Share Together with the social kitchen and create…

  • Thursday 18 November

    Inter Faith Exhibition

    University Campus North Lincolnshire (UCNL) Ashby Road Scunthorpe DN16 1BU. 11.30 – 14.30
    Inter faith exhibition, representation from Christians, Muslims Sikhs, Spiritualists, Quakers. Art display by children from Scunthorpe C of E Primary School. Free coffee and cake sale to raise money for North Lincolnshire Sanctuary group…

    Reflecting together on COVID-19: Interfaith Week panel discussion

    Anglia Ruskin University, CM1 1SQ. 19.00 – 20.30
    We will be hearing from various faith and community leaders in this panel discussion covering both theological and sociological responses to their experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic. There will be opportunities for questions and audience discussion. …

    Christian Aid talk

    St Andrew’s Church Hall, Colne Rd, Burnley BB10 1DU. 19.00 – 20.30
    Building Bridges Burnley have invited William Bell, Christian Aid's head of work in the Middle East, to speak about Christian Aid’s report: "A story of loss, inequality and failure, the reality for Palestinians across the Middle East". …

    Talk by Director of Research, Woolf Institute, Cambridge: Research, diversity and religion

    Our Lady Immaculate & St Andrew Catholic Church, Nightingale Road, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1QS. 19.30 – 21.00
    This talks forms part of NHIFF's AGM, to be held in person in Hitchin and online, with the lead researcher of the UK's largest diversity survey.

    Questions to be discussed:
    How religiously diverse are we?

  • Friday 19 November

    Round table on different faith beliefs on the subject of death and dying

    Heart of Kent Hospice, Preston Hall, Aylesford, Kent, ME20 7PU. 11.00 – 12.30
    Local MP will chair a round table discussion with representatives of different faiths from the Maidstone Interfaith network at Heart of Kent Hospice, to share the different faiths' beliefs around the topic of death and dying.…

  • Saturday 20 November

    Understanding Islam Study Day

    St John’s Methodist Church, Baker Street, Potters Bar, EN6 2DZ
    Study day on Understanding Islam led by a renowned speaker on Islam Dr Chris Hewer.…

    Inter Faith Week Poetry Session

    Batley Library & Art Gallery, Market Place, Batley, WF17 5DA. 14.00 – 16.00
    The annual Batley Poets Inter Faith Week poetry session will be taking place at Batley Library.

    Everyone's welcome to pop along regardless of faith, whether it's to listen or perform. As always, poetry on any topic…

  • Sunday 21 November

    Sunday Assembly London presents “The Beauty of Struggle”

    Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL. 11.00 – 13.00
    Grace Marshall, award-winning writer and coach on productivity, will tell us how we can use our struggles as a force for good. As always, this Sunday Assembly London event will also feature rocking sing-alongs, poetry, and an opportunity to socialise…

    Mitzvah Day Packing Items for Women’s Refuges

    BEAP, 21 Cornwall Terrace, Bradford BD8 7JS. 12.00 – 16.00
    In the weeks leading up to Mitzvah Day, faith communities in Bradford and Leeds are coming together to collect donations for women’s refuges in the two cities. Mitzvah Day itself will see items packed ready for delivery.…

    Borehamwood Foodbank during and after Lockdown

    Borehamwood Foodbank at St Teresa's Church, 291 Shenley Rd, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 1TG. 15.00 – 17.30
    A visit to Borehamwood Foodbank, with a tour of the base and storage and a presentation on the experiences of the Foodbank during lockdown, their Fuel Poverty alleviation scheme, and their plans going forward. Followed by tea and cake in…

    Inter Faith Prayer Walk:  Words of Hope

    Grovelands Park, London N14 6QX . 15.00 – 17.00
    A prayer walk around Grovelands Park, Southgate, starting from the Main Gate on The Bourne at 3pm. At each stop, a different faith group will lead with some "Words of Hope".

    Light refreshments will be served at…

  • Sunday 28 November

    Persian Concert (Traditional & Pop)

    Holly Lodge College, 140 Mill Ln, Liverpool L12 7LE. 17.00 – 20.00
    Cultural and Artistic Persian Exhibition. Rahav music band (live in concert) with the voice of the amazing Ghafoor Sheikh. Together with Persian traditional dancers (with dances of Sama).

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