Activities calendar

Inter Faith Week 2019 activity information is being added on a rolling basis. Please check back regularly!

  • Friday 1 November

    Charity Afternoon Tea inc. Bollywood Dancing

    Hendon Town Hall, The Burroughs, Hendon, NW4 4AX. 14.30 – 16.30
    Join Barnet Multi Faith Forum for a Charity Afternoon Tea, including Bollywood Dancing, to celebrate the Indian festival of Diwali, hosted by The Worshipful Mayor, Councillor Caroline Stock. …

  • Monday 4 November

    Education and Religion SIG seminar: Art, Faith and Education

    UCL Institute of Education (IOE), 20 Bedford Way, Room 537, London, WC1H 0AL. 17.30 – 19.00
    Art can foster dialogue between faith and non-faith communities, while running the risk of misrepresentation. This Education and Religion SIG Seminar brings together two speakers who are immersed in using the arts to challenge assumptions in formal and informal educational…

  • Wednesday 6 November

    National Inter Faith Week - launch of Birmingham programme

    Committee Rooms 3 and 4, Birmingham City Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B1 1BB. 14.00 – 16.30
    This is the start of the Birmingham programme and will be launched by the Lord Mayor, Councillor Mohmmed Azim, Honorary President, Birmingham Council of Faiths.

    Presentations, cultural events and networking. …

  • Saturday 9 November

    Spiritual Heart Activation

    Crowne Plaza London - The City, 19 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6DB. 19.00 – 22.00
    On 9 November 2019, you are invited to a masterclass on Western Sufism with world-renowned Sufi Master Younus AlGohar at the Crowne Plaza London (The City)!

    Join us to welcome Sufi Master Younus Alohar, who will deliver…

  • Sunday 10 November

    Towards a Better Understanding of Israel/Palestine (Part 2)

    Bull Street Quaker Meeting House, 40 Bull St, B4 6AF. 11.30 – 17.00
    Arriving from 11.30am for registration and refreshments we will enjoy a bring and share lunch together from 12.30pm and then show the film ‘Two Sided Story’, which carries a powerful message about those bereaved on both sides and how they…

    The Sultan and the Saint Free Screening

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel, Branthwaite Brow, Kendal LA9 4TN. 16.00 – 17.00
    We are pleased to present a screening of the award-winning film, The Sultan and the Saint. Narrated by Jeremy Irons, the film tells one of the great, lost stories from history about Francis of Assisi and the Sultan of Egypt.…

    Inter Faith Week Choral Evensong

    St Hugh's College Chapel, St Margaret's Rd, University of Oxford, OX2 6LE. 18.15 – 20.30
    INTERFAITH EVENSONG SERVICE with guest speaker Rabbi Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler and the St Hugh's College Chapel Choir.

    Michael Rosenfeld-Schueler is the University of Oxford’s Jewish Chaplain, which is a role he has shared with his wife Tracey since…

  • Monday 11 November

    Cicely Haughton Faith Weeks

    Cicely Haughton School, Westwood Manor, Mill Lane, Wetley Rocks, Stoke-on-Trent ST9 0BX
    Cicely Haughton School has five faith weeks a year, of which two are multi-faith weeks.…

    Where do we go from here? Queerness and Faith

    Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH. 18.30 – 20.30
    What does it mean to be queer and religious? What happens when faith, sexuality, and gender identity meet?

    This panel discussion brings together artists from a range of religious backgrounds and practices to talk about what…

    OpenFaith Master Class

    De Montfort University, Portland Building, 1st Floor, The Gateway, Leicester, LE2 7GZ. 19.00 – 21.00
    This is a Master Class looking at the 7 Hebrew Words that describe Christian Worship. From raising hands, playing instruments and lifting up our voices.…

    “Dawn of the Light” – commemorating the Bicentenary of the birth of the Bab

    Broadgreen Community Centre (Lounge Room), Salisbury Street, Swindon, SN1 2AN. 19.30 – 21.30
    Watch a film about the bicentenary of the birth of The Bab (forerunner of Baha'u'llah, who founded the Baha'i faith); followed by a Question & Answer session. …

    Screening of ‘Dawn of the Light’

    De Grey 016, De Grey Court, York St John University, Lord Mayors Walk, York, YO31 7EX. 19.30 – 22.00
    The Baha’i community of York invites you to a screening of ‘Dawn of the Light’, a film commemorating the bicentenary of the birth of the Bab, one of the founding figures of the Baha’I Faith.…

  • Wednesday 13 November

    Inter Faith Week at Brunel University London

    Brunel University London, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge, UB8 3PH. 13.00 – 14.30
    We will be holding scripture and poetry readings from different faiths. Each reading will be approx. 3 - 4 minutes long.
    We welcome all students and staff within the Brunel Community.…

  • Thursday 14 November

    Stewardship: Prayers for the Planet

    Kendal Unitarian Chapel Schoolroom, Branthwaite Brow, off Market Place, Kendal LA9 4TN. 10.00 – 12.00
    South Lakeland Interfaith Forum invites you to share meditation, interfaith prayers, poetry, and music as we reflect on our sacred responsibility toward the Earth that sustains us.

    Part of Inter Faith Week 2019.

    Thursday…

    Celebrating Religious Arts of Asia

    Museum of East Asian Art, 12 Bennett Street, Bath BA1 2QJ. 10.30 – 12.00
    At the Museum of East Asian Art, we host monthly Volunteer Sharing Sessions for volunteers to get to know each other and share their knowledge, skills and learning. This month we are celebrating Inter Faith Week! The Volunteer Coordinator is…

    Hats of Faiths Storytelling

    Tokko Youth Centre, 7, Gordon Street, Luton, LU1 2QP. 18.30 – 20.30
    This is a dramatic FREE storytelling event open to the public and will be held at Tokko Youth Centre, 7, Gordon Street, Luton, LU1 2QP.

    It has been performed in many Luton Schools and across the…

    Community Production

    St Denys Church LE56FA. 19.00 – Saturday 16 November 21.00
    A community production of C.S.Lewis' classic 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' to mark the 800th anniversary of St Denys Church. The cast includes around 40 people aged from 7 to 92, of at least four different faiths and…

  • Friday 15 November

    Unfolding faith

    Leeds Beckett University Headingley campus Student Hub. 11.00 – 15.00
    Students and staff of any faith or no faith at Leeds Beckett University will gather to fold origami doves and to speak of what that symbol means to them from their own tradition. …

    Diversity Night

    Campus Centre Building, De Montfort University, The Gateway, Leicester, LE1 9BH. 18.00 – 20.30
    A night of cultural fusion filled with a variety of performances and food from around the globe! Find out more and book your place via MyGateway.…

    60: An evening of stories

    Rawtenstall Unitarian Church, Bank Street, Rossendale BB4 7QY (entrance and car park: Ormerod Street, BB4 7QW). 19.00 – 20.30
    Come and listen to people of different faiths share their stories on the theme of 'being found'.
    With bring and share cake and other refreshments.…

    Art Soothes the Soul - Iteractive atelier

    Shumei UK - 50 Camden Square NW1 9XB. 19.00 – 21.30
    TECHNIQUES FOR PAINTING WITH INK - by resident artist Oscar Lloveras
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  • Saturday 16 November

    Birmingham Inter Faith Music Festival

    Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Chamberlain Square B3 3DH. 11.00 – 16.00
    Celebrate Inter Faith Week with music, dance and art!

    Following the "Finding Faith" mini festival in March 2018, our partners Faiths In Tune will hold the first Birmingham Interfaith Music Festival at the museum, for Inter…

    Celebrating Faith

    Durham University Oriental Museum, Elvet Hill, Durham, DH1 3TH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Chat to members of the local Muslim community and decorate an Islamic-style tile. Find out about the different religions of the world with our new gallery trail.…

  • Sunday 17 November

    Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day Celebrations

    Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, London, NW1 7NB. 13.00 – 16.00
    Join us for a special free entry open house for Mitzvah Day and Inter Faith Week. Take part in arts and crafts activities and baking for a local charity.…

    Gospel Hour

    De Montfort Students' Union, Mill Lane, Leicester, LE2 7HU. 17.30 – 18.30
    Celebrating Gospel Music and the impact it has on people of faith and none during Inter Faith week.

  • Monday 25 November

    Festival of Faiths

    Chancellor's Mall, Deane Road Bolton, BL3 5AB, United Kingdom. 11.00 – 14.00
    The University of Bolton Chaplaincy and Bolton SU present 'Festival of Faiths'. Learn about the different faiths and their festivals with food, music and dancing!
    Including:
    Bollywood Dancing,
    Sari Workshop,
    Stalls,
    Henna Painting,

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