Activities calendar

Activity information for Inter Faith Week 2018 is being added on a rolling basis. Check back regularly to see the most recent additions!

  • Sunday 11 November

    Samhain Open Ritual - A Gathering of Tribes

    Forest Recreation Ground, Nottingham, NG7 6AQ. 15.45 – 17.00
    We are inviting all the Pagan/Spiritual/Religious groups in Nottingham and the surrounding area, including Derby, to come together to celebrate the start of national Inter Faith Week with an Open Samhain Ritual in honour of our ancestors on Remembrance Sunday.…

  • Monday 12 November

    Gandhi King Ikeda Peace Builders Exhibition

    Gandhi Hall, Brunswick Rd, Manchester, M20 4QB
    SGI-UK are delighted to have the opportunity to show the Gandhi King Ikeda Peacebuilders Exhibition at Gandhi Hall.

    The inspiration behind the exhibition was the founding of the Gandhi King Ikeda Community Builder’s Prize in 2001…

    “What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A Christian Perspective”

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester LE1 6AF. 13.00 – 13.30
    First of five lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective.…

    10th Anniversary of Faiths Together in Lambeth

    Assembly Hall, Lambeth Town Hall, Brixton Hill, SW2 1RW. 18.00 – 20.00
    Three speakers will reflect on FTiL’s (Faiths Together in Lambeth) civic role after 10 years and the stalls will point us to what can be done to help provide positive options for younger people.…

    Jewish Food and Social Justice

    St Paul's Church, Church Street, St Paul's, Canterbury, CT1 1NH. 19.30 – 21.30
    Talk by Dr Maria Diemling, Reader in Jewish-Christian Relations, Canterbury Christ Church University…

    Jewish-Christian Relations

    Christchurch Clarendon Park, 105a Clarendon Park Road, Leicester LE2 3AH. 19.30 – 21.00
    Final session of eight-week course, "On Being Jewish", hosted by Faith Awareness, the inter faith programme of Christians Aware. With Dr Angela Jagger, Secretary of the Leicester branch of the Council of Christians and Jews.…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week 2018 at Middlesex University

    The Quad, Middlesex University, NW4 4BT. 10.00 – 15.00
    Celebrating Inter Faith Week 2018 - Middlesex University in partnership with Barnet Multi Faith Forum
    Faith Fair with social action projects showcasing the impact of faith based social action in our community

    What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A Bahá’í Perspective

    Methodist Church, Church Heritage Room, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester LE1 6AF. 12.45 – 13.15
    Second of five short lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective.…

    Faiths Partnership meeting - Homelessness in Cambridge

    Unitarian Church, Emmanuel Road, Cambridge, CB1 1JW. 18.00 – 19.30
    The topic of this meeting during Interfaith Week is 'Homelessness'.

    Speakers will be Andy King, the City Council’s Housing Advice Partnerships Manager; Vicky Knighton, from the Cambridge Street and Mental Health Outreach Team and who works in…

    Celebrating Inter Faith Week 2018 at Hendon Town Hall

    Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BG. 18.30 – 21.00
    Celebrating Inter Faith Week 2018 - Middlesex University in partnership with Barnet Multi Faith Forum
    Faith Fair with social action projects showcasing the impact of faith based social action in our community

    ALL WELCOME

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Unite Trafford - Community Cohesion and Inter Faith Networking Event

    Limelight, 1 St. Brides Way, Old Trafford, Manchester, M16 9NW. 18.30 – 20.30
    Trafford Council is collaborating with Near Neighbours to bring together the community of Trafford for a networking event. To share ideas and build networks to contribute towards a cohesive neighbourhood. …

    Unity in Worship

    The Pilgrim Centre, Regent Circus, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 1PX. 19.00 – 21.30
    Celebrating the diversity and commonalities of worship practices in Swindon, sharing faith worship practices and coming together in joint worship.…

    Inter Faith Week Reception

    Reading International Solidarity Centre, 35-39 London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS. 19.00 – 21.00
    This annual reception is hosted by the Mayor of Reading, Debs Edwards. The theme for the evening will be 'Breath of life: how we pray and meditate'. There will be the opportunity for networking and informal discussion around the theme,…

    The F-word: exploring the meaning of forgiveness in the sacred and secular

    University of Gloucestershire, Park Campus, The Park, Cheltenham GL50 2RH. 19.00 – 21.00
    The event will be organised around the F-Word exhibition (The Forgiveness Project). Participants will start by looking at the exhibition, and the stories of forgiveness that they contain. Then there will be vegetarian dinner, bring and share dessert, and a…

    Scriptural Reasoning - Sexuality and Sexual Identity

    Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street, Leeds LS1 1UR. 19.30 – 21.00
    Leeds Faiths Forum mark Inter Faith Week and the start of our relaunched Scriptural Reasoning programme with a session on sexuality and sexual identity in faith communities. The event will consist of some keynote speakers (to be confirmed) followed by…

  • Thursday 15 November

    Multi Faith Tree Planting

    Thornes Park, car park, Denby Dale Road WF2 8DY. 10.45 – 12.30
    To celebrate Inter Faith Week and National Tree Week, members and friends of Wakefield Interfaith Network will be adding another tree to the growing circle of 'faith' trees in Thornes Park. This year they will plant a Cypress Oak which…

    SLEDP South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership Inter Faith Week Event

    Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal LA9 4BH. 11.30 – 14.00
    South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership (SLEDP) presents the Cumbrian launch of the third edition (2018) and first Cumbria supplement of Religion, Belief and Culture in our Community: Understanding, respecting and valuing the diverse cultures of the United Kingdom.

    Scriptural Reasoning

    Large Conference Room, Church House, Ogleforth, YO1 7JN
    On behalf of York Minster, The Revd Canon Dr Chris Collingwood invites you to this event where members of various faith traditions will share what their scriptures say about peace as this is during the week of the centenary commemoration…

  • Saturday 17 November

    St Denys Church Open Day

    St Denys Church Evington LE5 6FA. 10.00 – 16.00
    St Denys Church hosts hundreds of schoolchildren on visits every year, the vast majority of whom are of other faiths. The congregation would love to invite the children's parents and other members of the community to come and find out…

    Traditional Stories with Maidstone Interfaith Group

    Kent History and Library Centre, James Whatman Way, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LQ. 11.00 – 14.00
    Fun story sessions with tales from different traditions around the world, including Muslim, Christian, Bahá'í and Buddhist stories, to celebrate Inter Faith Week.…

    OneWorld Festival Song

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – Sunday 18 November 16.00
    A special free weekend of faith, folk and song celebrating the communities of Oxford.

    Come and join us for a dazzling weekend of activities, music, storytelling, talks and craft for all ages.


    Meet a Sikh

    Durham University Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Chat to members of the local Sikh community and get hands-on with Sikh objects. Find out about the religions of the world with our new gallery trail. Suitable for all. …

    The BatleyPoets Present ‘Anything Goes.’

    Batley Library WF17 5DA. 14.00 – 16.00
    If you've got a favourite poem (that may also have a special memory for you) or you've written a poem yourself, please share it. Come and join us in Batley Library for a cuppa and a chat between 2.00pm and…

    The Character of Love

    Global Co-operation House, 65-69 Pound Lane, Willesden, London, NW10 2HH. 17.00 – 19.00
    An event aimed at appreciating the many facets and expressions of the nature of love. It will bring together the experience of different faith communities through story, music, dance and much more.

  • Sunday 18 November

    Buddhist Group of Kendal Open Meeting

    Castle Street Community Centre, Castle Street, Kendal, Cumbria LA9 7AD. 14.00 – 16.30
    All are welcome to an open meeting during Inter Faith Week.
    The meeting will be led by lay teachers authorised to teach by the Sangha [Community of Buddhist Monks]
    The meeting will include introductions to mindfulness, meditation, talks,…

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