Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2020. 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.

  • Wednesday 14 October

    Diwali Rewind Celebrations via zoom

    York (online). 18.00 – Saturday 14 November 20.00
    The event will be showing a selection of performances from previous Diwali events, including children from York.
    Contact Harish.vashist@gmail.com or sunilsahadev@gmail.com …

  • Friday 6 November

    Launch of Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme

    Birmingham, via Zoom. 14.30 – 16.00
    Launch event for the Birmingham Inter Faith Week programme on Zoom, with the Lord Mayor; Cllr John Cotton, Cabinet Member; Kim Leadbeater (Jo Cox Sister), Ambassador Jo Cox Foundation.

    The event will include a BMAG Video;…

  • Sunday 8 November

    A Week of Poetry and Prayer

    Facebook - Greater Yarmouth Inter Faith and Belief Network
    We will be publishing, on Facebook, several different poems and prayers each day. These will be personal poems or prayers submitted by members or followers of Greater Yarmouth Inter Faith & Belief Network which have special spiritual significance to them.…

    Civic Evensong on Remembrance Sunday

    Halifax Minster HX1 1LP. 16.00 – 17.00
    This is the main Civic occasion for Calderdale on Remembrance Sunday to which all people of faith and none are cordially invited to attend. …

  • Monday 9 November

    Faith-a-licious Cookbook Display

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE
    NHS Digital colleagues will have the opportunity to cook / bake items which are either faith related or culturally important. Recipes and images will be published during Inter Faith Week in the form of a cookbook. …

    Unity FM 93.5, Connecting Communities programme

    Birmingham, UK. 16.00 – 17.00
    Unity FM 93.5, Connecting Communities programme – Faith, Diversity and Health with guests: Alex Evans, Public Engagement Manager, Birmingham Community Healthcare Trust;
    Alis Rasul, District Clinical Manager Health Visiting & Early Years; Rehanah Sadiq, Hospital Chaplain, UHB.
    Hosts,…

    COP26 Interfaith Evening of Reflection

    Online Event - Register via Eventbrite. 20.00 – 21.00
    Hope for the Future and Faith for the Climate are the hosts of this event, bringing together constituents and MPs from across the UK to mark the previous start date of COP26, and reflect on the potential of the next…

  • Tuesday 10 November

    Foundation Stones Interfaith Workshop

    . 11.00 – 12.00
    The UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation invites you to take part in a Foundation Stones stone painting workshop as part of Inter Faith Week 2020.

    Paint and share a Foundation Stone live on Zoom and then contribute…

    Faith Leader Discussion - Faith in Lockdown

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE. 12.00 – 13.15
    Faith leaders will discuss how the Covid-19 Pandemic and lockdown has affected their faith practices, faith communities and their own faith. Faith in lockdown. To run a panel discussion made up of faith leaders and NHS Digital colleagues to discuss…

    Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall’s Paintings

    University of Southampton, University Road, Southampton, SO17 1BJ . 18.00 – 21.00
    Online Inter Faith Week Lecture on Jewish-Christian Dialogue in Marc Chagall's Paintings with speakers Claire Le Foll, Associate Professor and Helen Spurling, Associate Professor …

  • Wednesday 11 November

    Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session

    1 Trevelyan Square, Boar Ln, Leeds LS1 6AE. 11.30 – 12.15
    The Multifaith Network would like you to attend a Virtual Buddhist Meditation Session on the 11th November which will be led by the Jamyang Buddhist Centre in Leeds. The session introduces a method for developing calm abiding meditation using methods,…

    Foundation Stones Interfaith Workshop

    N19 4DR. 19.00 – 20.00
    The UK Holocaust Memorial Foundation invites you to take part in a Foundation Stones stone painting workshop as part of Inter Faith Week 2020.

    Paint and share a Foundation Stone live on Zoom and then contribute…

    The All Faiths Network Celebrates Inter Faith Week

    London (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Interfaith Week lasts from 8 - 15 November. Unfortunately this year we cannot hold it live but we can continue our tradition of having a range of artistic performances linked to religion with short talks or prayers from different religions…

  • Thursday 12 November

    Jewish? Christian? Muslim? The Life and Times of Robert ‘Reschid’ Stanley. When family history unearths an astonishing journey of faith(s)

    Kirklees. 11.00 – 12.00
    Join Kirklees Libraries Writer in Residence Christina Longden talking about her Ancestor Robert Reschid Stanley.
    There will be a chance for three people to win signed copies of Christina’s books during the event – the first 3 people to…

    Poetry of Connection

    . 14.00 – 14.30
    Colleagues of all faiths, beliefs or none share poetry that gives them a sense of connection, including a special reading from Permanent Secretary, Susan Acland-Hood. …

  • Friday 13 November

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Rally of Hope

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Swindon's Family Federation for World Peace and Unification Community will present a video and story about their community.…

  • Saturday 14 November

    Virtual Interfaith Poetry Session

    Batley. 14.00 – 16.00
    The session will be a live stream onto the Poetry You tube Channel for anyone wishing to share poetry.
    Anyone who wants to share poetry or just join to listen can contact us at team@batleypoets.co.uk or visit our…

    Hope - a youth perspective

    . 18.00 – 20.00
    An event to give young people the chance to represent their faiths, celebrate diversity, and share our common humanity.
    An evening of celebration for Inter Faith Week on the topic of 'hope'. You’ll hear from youth leaders of different…

  • Sunday 15 November

    Guildford & Godalming Interfaith Forum’s annual Interfaith Service

    ZOOM Link. 15.00 – 17.00
    Our theme this year will be Mental Health in Challenging Times with speakers and devotional music from Hindu, Jewish, Christian, Muslim & Bahá'í communities via Zoom.
    Local Mayors will be attending.…

    Closing Celebration

    Medway (online). 16.00 – 18.00
    A closing celebration event for Inter Faith Week in Medway, featuring music, poetry, readings and story telling from people of different faiths and none.…

    Swindon Interfaith Group - Inspirational Film Night

    Swindon (online). 19.00 – 21.00
    Swindon Interfaith and the Swindon Baha'i Community are proud to bring our annual Inspirational Film Night to a Virtual Audience.…

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