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!

  • Saturday 3 November

    Family Festival & Inter Faith Peace Blessing

    Christ Church, Selly Park, Community Hall, 953 Pershore Road, Birmingham, B29 7PS . 13.30 – 17.00
    Short talks on the value of family. Cultural programme. Peace Blessing Awards. …

  • Monday 5 November

    Special RE workshops for IFW

    DA11 7QG. 9.00 – Friday 16 November 15.15
    St John's Catholic Comprehensive School is running workshops in our school with year 7,8 & 9. Guest speakers have been invited in. We are to hold debates and a Question Time style event with a panel.…

    Interfaith Celebrations Display

    The Northern College, Wentworth Castle, Stainborough, Barnsley S75 3ET . 9.00 – Friday 23 November 16.00
    An inter faith display focusing on Celebrations and asking how people of different faiths and none can embrace each other's celebrations and festivals.

    The display promotes the importance of building good relationships and working partnerships between…

  • Friday 9 November

    Our Shared History, Our Shared Heritage

    Dewsbury Minster, Rishworth Rd, Dewsbury. WF12 8DD
    Exhibition looking at the role of the British-Indian Army in WW1. Photos and displays.…

    Birmingham Launch Event - Inter Faith Week Programme

    Birmingham Council House, Victoria Square, City Centre, B1 1BB . 14.45 – 16.45
    The Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme will be officially launched by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Yvonne Mosquito. Free attendance.…

    Twin Holy Days: Celebrating the Birthdays of the Báb & Bahá’u’lláh

    Quaker Meeting House, 16 Queens Road, Leicester LE2 1WP. 19.30 – 21.30
    Family-friendly celebration, with brief talks, inspirational readings, music and song, food and drink. A happy and upbeat occasion, marking a key point in the annual calendar of the Bahá’í community.…

  • Saturday 10 November

    Women, Faith & Dialogue - Colombian Missionaries in Britain

    CHRIST CHURCH, Corner of Farm Road / Samson Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1LS
    The event is a celebration of 100 years of Colombian Missionaries, a Roman Catholic group which promotes justice, peace, integrity of creation, and dialogue. Inspired also by the 100 years of women’s vote, this event will highlight the role of…

    Celebrating the Anniversary of the Birth of Baha’ullah

    Faiths Gallery, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH. 11.00 – 16.00
    The Baha’is of Birmingham, in conjunction with the Community Engagement Team at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, welcome you to a celebration with story-telling and music, reflecting on the impact of the life and teachings of Baha’ullah, founder of the…

    Stand at the North Somerset BME Network AGM

    Victoria Methodist Church Hall, Station Road, Weston-super-Mare, Somerset BS23 1XU, next to Home & Office Storage.
    North Somerset Faith, Community and Cultural Forum. Community and Cultural Diversity display table at North Somerset Black and Minority Ethnic Network AGM. This is our annual preview of our Inter Faith Week activities. In addition to the North Somerset BME…

    ‘Light to the World’ Film Screening - Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

    AV Room (back of Gas Hall), Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH
    Screening of film produced for the Bicentenary of the Birth of Bahá’u’lláh, including accounts of people from diverse nations whose lives have been transformed by the light that Bahá’u’lláh brought to the world.

    There is another…

  • 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.…

    Voices Of The Great War (WW1 Centenary Theatrical Production)

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Twydall Lane, Gillingham, ME8 6HX. 18.00 – 19.30
    This stirring production is a celebration of family, life, love, loss and even hope, set against the backdrop of World War One. Through acting and music it tells real stories of courage, faith and commitment to God, family and country,…

  • Monday 12 November

    Open House

    Church Of Scientolgy Birmingham 123 Moore Green Lane Birmingham B13 8JN
    The Church of Scientology would like to invite all faiths to come and find out all they need to know about the Scientology Religion. This is an Open House event which will look to educate the public on Scientology and…

    Inter Faith Week exhibition - King’s Cross Station

    King's Cross Station, London
    To mark Inter Faith Week, the Network Rail Multi-Faith Network will be running an exhibition at King's Cross Station with information stands about different faiths and beliefs. …

    Display outside The Sanctuary in Brunel Building, Southmead Hospital

    Southmead Hospital BS10 5NB
    A display in the hospital atrium for Inter Faith Week.…

    Who, or what, do people follow? - Gorsey Bank Primary School

    Gorsey Bank Primary School, SK9 5NQ. 9.00 – Friday 16 November 15.15
    Throughout school, children will be exploring a number of different faiths/non-religious beliefs and learning about the shared values that exist between these. We will be making links with our work on the UNICEF Rights of a Child, Article 14: freedom…

    Faith in School

    Holland House Retreat House, Main Street, Cropthorne, Worcestershire WR103NB. 9.30 – 16.30
    Continuing the Holland House / Worcester Interfaith Forum partnership, Holland House is hosting a seminar discussing the role of Faith in school and the place of Faith schools in the education system in the UK. The day will include an…

    In Good Faith Exhibition

    St Mary Abbot's Church, Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA. 9.30 – Sunday 18 November 18.00
    An exhibition of paintings about diverse faiths, including iconography from Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, and Judaism
    Using oil paint on silk saris, Juliet attempts to bring religions and communities closer together. The paintings have previously been exhibited at Norwich…

    Table top exhibition

    Christ Church, King Street, Great Yarmouth. NR30 2HL. 10.00 – Thursday 15 November 14.00
    Table top exhibition of religious artefacts at a charity cafe. Cafe open to public with tea, coffee, etc at a very reasonable price. Exhibition of artefacts from the many faiths in Great Yarmouth. Opportunity to discuss their meaning and relevance…

    Inter Faith Display

    Warwick Hospital, Lakin Road, Warwick CV34 5BW. 10.00 – 14.00
    Warwick Hospital restaurant will be selling food with a multicultural theme, while a display of information about various world faiths will be manned by local faith representatives.…

    Birth of Baha’ullah - Birmingham Baha’i Community

    Faith and Community Centre (1st Floor), Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TH. 11.45 – 13.00
    The Birmingham Baha’i Community welcomes you to the joyful celebration of the Anniversary of the Birth of Baha’ullah. The programme will include music and readings. Programme with readings, prayers and music, recounting aspects of the life and teachings of Baha’u’llah,…

    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.…

    Mind, Body and Spirit at Myton

    Myton Rugby Day Hospice Barby Road, Rugby CV22 5PY. 13.00 – 16.00
    Myton Hospice will be running its third event for Faith Representatives and Healthcare Professionals. This event will be for the people of Rugby and the local surrounding areas of Coventry and Warwickshire. The event is specifically aimed at raising awareness…

    Face to Faith

    Chaplaincy, St Mary's University, Twickenham. 16.30 – 17.30
    Join us in the Chaplaincy for an opportunity to dialogue with people from a variety of different backgrounds on aspects of faith and belief. Tea, coffee and cake provided.…

    Speed Faithing

    Leeds University Union, Pyramid, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ. 17.30 – 19.00
    Move around the room at Speed Faithing and chat to students of other faiths. Whether you're religious or not, this Inter Faith Week event is your chance to get to know more about different faiths and gain a better understanding…

    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.


    Peace Vigil

    Market Square, Biggleswade, SG18 8AQ. 18.00 – 21.00
    A Peace Vigil is being organised by Churches Together in Biggleswade. We are inviting people of all faiths and no faith to attend, lighting a candle and spending some time praying, thinking or meditating about peace.…

    Connecting Generations: LGBT+ People of Faith

    G3 7DS. 18.00 – 20.00
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information, go to http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/connecting-generations-lgbt-people-of-faith…

    Festival of Peace

    Oddfellows Hall, Greengate Street, Stafford ST16 2HP. 18.30 – 20.45
    Our fourth Festival of Peace will focus on 'Our Journey to Peace'. Our keynote speaker will be Ian Holland, Senior Consultant to the United Nations whose theme will be 'Peace Initiatives Since World War Two'.
    This is also…

    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.

    Dr Angela…

  • Tuesday 13 November

    Inter Faith Carousel

    Madani Schools, 77 Evington Valley Road, Leicester LE5 5LL. 8.30 – 11.30
    Students of Madani Schools, along with pupils from two other local primary schools, get the chance to quiz a group of people from local faith communities.…

    In Good Faith. Exhibition of paintings and one off drawing session.

    St Mary Abbot's Church, Kensington Church Street, London W8 4LA. 9.30 – Sunday 18 November 6.00
    Exhibition of paintings addressing diverse faiths and one off drawing session on Thursday Nov 15th 11-1pm…

    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. 13.00 – 13.30
    Second of five short lunchtime talks, each one from a different faith perspective. The speaker is George Ballentyne. …

    Inter Faith Arts & Crafts Session

    Methodist Church, 10a Bishop Street, Town Hall Square, Leicester LE1 6AF. 13.30 – 15.30
    Roll up your sleeves and do something fun, creative and practical for Inter Faith Week! Try your hand at calligraphy, drawing, painting, printing, sticking and stencilling - with glitter and glue. All on an inter faith theme, using signs and…

    Be a faith community champion to support people affected by domestic violence

    City Hall, 115 Charles Street, Leicester LE1 1FZ. 13.30 – 16.30
    Do people naturally talk to you? Have you found yourself realising that someone in your faith community might be a victim or perpetrator of domestic violence, and you weren't sure how to broach this with them or support them? This…

    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…

    Feast of Faiths

    John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, LE11 3HA. 18.15 – 20.30
    Short activities to help those attending mix together and learn a bit about each faith This is followed by a sit-down meal where everyone can chat and mingle.…

    World Congress of Faiths, Younghusband Lecture 2018: People in Pigeonholes

    Montagu Centre 21 Maple Street London W1T 4BE. 18.30 – 20.30
    Dr Chetna Kang MB BS MRCPsych will explore how identities and belonging can bring people together or keep them apart. Dr Kang is a Consultant Psychiatrist, Broadcaster and Priest in the Hindu tradition of Bhakti Yoga. She is on the…

    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

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    Cultures and Cotton, Faith and Wisdom

    Preston Town Hall, Lancaster Road, Preston, PR1 2RL. 19.30 – 21.30
    Using some of the rugs from the Weaving Women's Wisdom exhibition as a backdrop, the event will begin with a look at the link between faith communities and the local cotton industry, and then move to a listening and sharing…

  • Wednesday 14 November

    Faith & Belief Panel - Queen Elizabeth Hospital Multifaith Chaplaincy

    Faith and Community Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Mindelsohn Way, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TH. 10.30 – 12.00
    Facilitated ‘Faith & Belief Panel’ with chaplaincy representatives from different faith / belief communities.
    The theme will be around:
    * our experience of working together as part of a diverse team;
    * the impact that experience…

    Inter Faith Special Collections Workshop

    Special Collections, the Library, Bannerman Centre, Brunel University London, UB8 3PN. 11.00 – 13.00
    Visit Brunel University London’s Special Collections to browse and discuss a range of interesting and unusual items exploring faith and culture with Special Collections Librarian Katie Flanagan.…

    Finding God in and out of the City

    Sion Centre for Dialogue & Encounter, 34 Chepstow Villas, London W112QZ. 11.00 – 15.00
    Jewish Muslim Dialogue. Speakers: Rabbi Rachel Montagu and Hera Khan…

    Derby City Council Marks Inter Faith Week

    Council Chamber, Derby City Council, Council House, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FS. 12.00 – 14.00
    Join us for an afternoon of Inter Faith. Everyone is invited. Bring your lunch.
    Our event will feature these speakers:
    - Jake Rowland Multi Faith Centre: Research on Inter Faith in Derby
    - Eve Sacker: Judaism…

    ‘Prayers, Politics and Public Life’ an Inter Faith Panel Event

    City, University of London, Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB. 12.30 – 14.00
    City, University of London Chaplaincy is sponsoring an inter-faith panel event to debate the place of religion in public life. Should religion play a part in the media and in politics? Panellists:
    Rabbi Dr Harvey Belovski, CEO Of…

    University of Wolverhampton Student Faith Societies Lunch

    The Chaplaincy, Molineux Street, WV1 1AD. 13.00 – 14.00
    Abdul, Mark, Sarah and Shyam, University of Wolverhampton Chaplains, invite all student faith societies registered with University of Wolverhampton Students Union to lunch at the Chaplaincy. A simple vegetarian lunch will be provided by the Chaplains.…

    Inter Faith Lunch at Brighton University

    Watts Cafe, University o Brighton moulsecoomb Campus, Lewes Road. 13.45 – 14.30
    A special welcome is being extended to different faith societies to the Catholic Mass happening on campus, and will be followed by a shared lunch. Members of the different faith societies have been invited to share about their beliefs and…

    An Evening of Spoken Word and Poetry

    Library, Derby City Council, Ground Floor, Corporation Street, Derby DE1 2FS. 17.30 – 18.30
    Derby City Council library will host an Evening of Spoken Word and Poetry with guest author Gersh Subhra, along with other local contributors reading poetry and sharing spoken word.

    ‘Speed Faithing - Building Bridges, Challenging Perception’

    Balsall Heath Church Centre, 100 Mary Street, Birmingham, B12 9JU. 18.00 – 20.00
    Birmingham Humanists and Near Neighbours invite people of all faiths to join us for an evening of food, fun and chat. Our social gathering of diverse religious and non-religious identities will include:
    - Sharing belief journeys
    -…

    ‘Roots and Shoots’ - Zine Making

    Touchstone Bradford. 18.00 – 20.30
    Roots and Shoots is an intergenerational, inter faith project, run in partnership with 'The Feast', which has enabled women and girls from different backgrounds to come together to share and discuss ideas around their identity, faith culture and being female…

    From Playground to Police - What really happens when a child is referred to Prevent?

    St Philip's Church, Evington Road, Leicester LE2 1HN. 18.00 – 21.00
    A simulated multi-agency Channel Panel exercise. Look at a real life case study of a young person at risk of radicalisation, make an assessment based on the Vulnerability Assessment Matrix, then rate the risk.The event will provide participants with the…

    Unite Trafford - Community Cohesion and Inter Faith Networking Event

    Limelight, 1 Saint Brides Way, Stretford, 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. …

    Women’s Open Mic: For Peace and Harmony

    AB25 1SN. 18.30 – 21.30
    This is a Scottish Interfaith Week event. For more information, go to http://scottishinterfaithweek.org/listings/womens-open-mic-for-peace-and-harmony…

    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 on the theme ‘Living Together in Community’

    Salvation Army Hall, 21 Crown Lane, Morden, SM4 5BY. 19.00 – 21.00
    Christian, Hindu, Muslim and Jewish speakers will talk on the theme 'Living together in community'. The speeches will be followed by table discussion and the evening will end with light refreshments and an opportunity for socialising.

    Lalla Nasaar

    The Zawiya 19 Jenkins Street Small Heath Birmingham B10 0QH. 19.00 – 20.00
    Global Health Issues, Community Health, Health Eating and the Prophetic Way.

    A community health education event exploring the impact on community health of eating what is unwholesome, implications of dietary research and how prophetic wisdom can…

    Faith, War & Peace - living a life of faith in a violent world

    The Friends Meetinghouse, 131 Cambridge Road, Middlesbrough TS5 5HL. 19.00 – 21.00
    We begin with a presentation introducing the theme, including audio-visual material relating to the Armistice. Individuals then have an opportunity to represent the position of their faith concerning war and peace and participate in discussion with the group. Questions which…

    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

    Inter Faith Week Celebration in Nature

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 forest road, london, N17 9NH
    Join us at Walthamstow Wetlands, a beautiful Nature Reserve in North East London to celebrate Inter Faith Week. We'll be running guided walks and talks around the reserve, mindfulness workshops to connect you to nature, practical conservation tasks and activities…

    SLEDP South Lakeland Equality and Diversity Partnership Inter Faith Week Event

    The Quaker Friends Meeting House, Stramongate, Kendal, Cumbria, LA9 4BH. 10.30 – 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.

    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…

    All in Good Faith

    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council, Council Offices, Station Road, Wigston, Leics LE18 2DR. 12.00 – 14.00
    Presentation on the diversity of faith communities resident and active in the borough of Oadby and Wigston. Including contributions from council staff, elected members, community groups and organisations which provide a service in the Borough (featuring Christian, Bahá’í, Jewish and…

    Noah’s Pudding Event

    Reading Railway Station, Reading, RG1 1LZ. 17.00 – 20.00
    The volunteers of Fellowship Educational Society will distribute Noah's Pudding to the commuters in Reading Railway Station for raising awareness of Inter Faith Week in Reading.…

    Faith, Humanity and Modern Medicine

    Anglia Ruskin, Bishop Hall Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 1SQ. 19.30 – 21.00
    Over the last 8 years, Anglia Ruskin University has been proud to support the National Inter Faith Week campaign interfaithweek.org, highlighting the work by local faith, inter-faith and faith-based groups across Essex.

    This year we are delighted…

    Three Faiths: One Question - Veritas Forum at the University of Birmingham

    Avon Room, University Centre, University of Birmingham, B15 2TT. 19.30 – 21.30
    Three Faiths: One Question: Why do good people do bad things? Christian, Muslim, and Sikh speakers will explore the concepts and assumptions that underlie each religion, and how these lead to differing worldviews. Inspired by the diversity of the city…

  • Friday 16 November

    What Inter Faith Week Means To Me: A View from the Dialogue Society

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

    Inter Faith Service

    Christ Church, King Street, Great Yarmouth, NR30 2HL. 14.00 – 16.00
    A Service of religious readings and music involving the various faith groups.

    Inter Faith Event

    Loddon Primary School. Silverdale Road, Early, Reading. RG6 7LR . 15.30 – 16.30
    Parents and families are invited to Loddon Primary School to celebrate and raise awareness of different faiths and cultures.
    All will participate in many activities from face painting, henna, tasting food from around the world and trying on…

    Peace

    Barking Town hall Square, Barking, IG11 7LU. 17.00 – 19.00
    During Inter Faith Week, the religious leaders of Barking and Dagenham are coming together to express the importance of inter harmony and peace. Children will also be sharing their views and aspirations.

    Come and join us where…

  • Saturday 17 November

    Faiths and Sustainability - taking responsibility for our planet

    St Peter's Conference Centre, Dormer Place, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 5AA. 9.30 – 14.00
    An event to raise awareness of the current environmental issues, to proved the community with an outline of services and support available and for members of the community to raise issues and concerns with key services providers.

    St Denys Church Open Day

    St Denys Church, Evington, Leicester, LE5 6FA. 10.00 – 16.00
    St Denys Church hosts hundreds of school children 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…

    Understanding Islam and Christianity

    Al-Mahdi Institute, 60 Weoley Park Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham, B29 6RB. 10.00 – 17.00
    Special study-day workshop to be conducted by Dr Chris Hewer. Dr Chris Hewer comes from a background in Christian theology, education, Islamic studies and inter-faith studies and has worked in the field of Muslims in Britain and Christian-Muslim relations since…

    pop up cafe

    Beccles library Blyburgate, Beccles NR34 9TB. 10.00 – 12.00
    open house free cafe in the town (Beccles) library offering a chance to talk to someone from a different faith, to think about issues relevant to cohesive communities, take a "thought for the day" from a basket of inspirational quotes…

    Traditional Stories with Maidstone Interfaith Group

    Kent History and Library Centre Maidstone, James Whatman Way, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LQ. 11.00 – 15.00
    Fun story sessions with tales from different traditions around the world, including Muslim, Christian, Bahá'í and Buddhist stories, to celebrate Inter Faith Week.

    N.B. There will be two sessions - one from 11am till 12pm and the…

    Gravesend Town Centre Faith Walk

    Gravesend Mosque 11 Albion Terrace Gravesend DA12 2SX, Gravesend Methodist Church Milton Road, Gravesend DA12 2RE, Gravesend Mandir 10-12 Manor Road DA12 1AA, Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara Saddington Street DA12 1AG. 11.00 – 13.00
    A walk through Gravesend town centre visiting and meeting with our different faith communities at their places of worship. Venues to be visited are Gravesend Mosque, Gravesend Methodist Church, Gravesend Mandir Hindu Temple, and Guru Nanak Darbar Gurdwara.

    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 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

    Songs of Praise for Inter Faith Week

    St James Ecumenical Church, Church Street, New Bradwell, Milton Keynes MK13 0DA. 10.00 – 11.00
    Christian hymn singing with brief explanations of the hymns. This is interspersed with reflections on Psalm 16 from inter faith friends around Milton Keynes. Representatives from Jewish, Muslim, Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist and other religions are participating.…

    Inter-Faith Worship Service at Godalming Unitarian Chapel

    Godalming Unitarian Chapel, Meadrow, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 3JB. 11.00 – 12.00
    An Inter Faith Worship Service at Godalming Unitarian Chapel for Inter Faith Week, inspired by the inter faith classic, 'One River, Many Wells' by Matthew Fox.
    It will be a multi-faith themed service, led by Inter Faith Minister, Re…

    Light For Leeds

    Kirkstall Abbey, Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5 3EH. 12.00 – 16.15
    A free, drop-in Inter Faith Week event featuring representation of the major faiths and celebrating what we have in common.

    Featuring stalls, musical performances, prayer, meditation, food and drink.

    The day will conclude with…

    OneWorld Festival Song - 2nd Event

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX1 2PH. 12.00 – 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.

    All One World activities are…

    Religion Marketplace

    Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College, 1 Belgrave road, B12 9FF
    College staff members will run a market place style activity in the student communal area advertising information on different Religious beliefs / practices. Each stall will represent a Religion and will be used to educate students about the basics of…

    Open House for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day

    Jewish Museum, 129-131 Albert Street NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Please join us for our Open House Afternoon for Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day. Participate in bread baking for charity, join drop-in arts and crafts, and explore our latest exhibitions. This Open House event is free for all to…

    Inter Faith Poetry Workshop and Live Poetry Salon

    Uxbridge Quaker Meeting House, York Road, Uxbridge, UB8 1QW. 13.30 – 15.30
    Create your own poem exploring faith, culture and diversity in this writing workshop led by Dr Emma Filtness (Lecturer in Creative Writing at Brunel University London) and hosted by Carolyn Appleby (Friend and Poet) at the Uxbridge Quaker Meeting House…

    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, handouts, and…

  • Tuesday 20 November

    SUPPORTING HARROW RESIDENTS - A GUEST PANEL DISCUSSION Faith-based social action in our community

    Harrow Civic Centre, Station Road, Harrow HA1 2XY. 19.30 – 21.30
    Refreshments & Interfaith Displays - Members Lounge, from 7:30pm
    A Guest Panel Discussion and Q&A - Council Chamber 8:00pm
    WWW.HARROWINTERFAITH.ORG

    Free Tickets from Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/faith-based-social-action-in-our-community-a-guest-panel-discussion-tickets-51451740541…

  • Sunday 25 November

    Interfaith Service

    Venue: St Peter's RC church, Portland Road, Hove BN3 5GD (on bus routes 2, 46 and 49). 15.00 – 17.00
    The Annual Interfaith Service for the city of Brighton & Hove, organised by the Brighton & Hove Interfaith Contact Group (IFCG) with contributors of all ages and many faith backgrounds. Music, readings, reflections, refreshments. All welcome, of any faith or…

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