Activities calendar

The calendar below shows activity information linked to Inter Faith Week 2019. This will be removed once the report on the 2019 Week is available. Information about 2020 will be added later in the year.

  • Thursday 7 November

    City of London Corporation Multi-Faith Remembrance Service

    St Lawrence Jewry Church next to Guildhall, London EC2V 5AA. 12.30 – 14.00
    Join colleagues from the City of London Corporation Multi-Faith Staff Network for a special Remembrance Service at St Lawrence Jewry Church next to Guildhall, London EC2V 5AA, taking place ahead of Remembrance Sunday and Inter Faith Week 2019. The Service…

  • Saturday 9 November

    Acton Muslim History Treasure Hunt

    Acton Mosque, 2-5 Oldham Terrace, Acton, London W3 6LS. 10.30 – 14.00
    A treasure hunt around Acton Muslim History sites followed by a tour and lunch at Acton Mosque. Invitations exclusively to members of the Outreach Ealing contacts

    Teams of up to 6 (people of various faiths accompanied by…

    The Multifaith Forest Garden

    Parkwood Springs Forest Garden car park, Shirecliffe Road, S5 8XB. 11.00 – 14.00
    Parkwood Forest Garden is a beautiful calm space and a productive permaculture project. It is a young forest garden developed by Sheffield City Council in association with volunteers. After a summer of incredible growth in the garden we are now…

  • Sunday 10 November

    Being of service to the community

    Cyncoed Synagogue, Cyncoed Gardens, Cardiff CF23 5SL. 15.00 – 18.00
    This will be a gathering to sort donated items ready for distribution to benefit community projects.…

  • Monday 11 November

    Tree of hope

    Gl8 8ae
    Students will be asked to create a message to go on our tree of hope. It could be a prayer, wish, dream etc. …

  • Tuesday 12 November

    Mindfulness Meditation

    Castle Park, Broad Weir, Bristol, BS1 3XB. 6.30 – 7.30
    In celebration of Guru Nanak Dev Ji's 550th Birthday, we will be holding a meditation session in the early hours of the morning during sunrise. Join us for an unmissable session as we meditate outdoors during sunrise. …

    A basic introduction to Christianity

    Lecture Theatre A, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold Road, Wrexham LL11 2AW. 12.15 – 13.15
    Ever wondered what Christians today do and believe? our Roman Catholic Chaplain, Deacon Michael, will be giving a potted history of the faith and looking at it's central beliefs. This will be followed by time for questions and open discussion.…

    Working together for the Common Good

    Leeds City Centre. 18.00 – 20.00
    LTU students will go out into Leeds City Centre and feed the homeless.
    Working together for the Common Good: Inter Faith Week is a great opportunity for people of different backgrounds to come together to help their communities and…

  • Wednesday 13 November

    Visit to a Mandir

    Shree Laxshmi Narayan Mandir, 541A Warwick Rd, Birmingham B11 2JP
    Canon Dr Andrew Smith, Director of Interfaith Relations for the Bishop of Birmingham, will be taking some friends from St Christopher's Church to the Laxmi Narayan Mandir. …

    Inter Faith Week: Peace Tree, Falmer

    Checkland Atrium, Falmer campus, University of Brighton, Village Way, Brighton BN1 9PH. 12.00 – 14.00
    Come and tie a ribbon on the Peace Tree and remember, in the week of Armistice Day, those who have given their lives that we might live in peace. Also thinking of people and places in conflict.

    Laughter Yoga

    Martin Luther King Multi Faith Centre, Coleshill St, Birmingham B4 7EQ. 12.30 – 13.30
    Part of Aston's Inter Faith Week
    Laughter Yoga is based on the principal that your body benefits from laughing even when we pretend to laugh. As long as you are willing to laugh you will get the psychological and…

    A Basic Introduction to Sikhism

    Lecture Theatre B, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold road, Wrexham. 13.00 – 1.45
    A basic introduction to Sikhism. So much misunderstanding and fear of difference exists in our society today, and we hope to make the world a little bit of a better place by learning about Sikhism from someone who follows this…

  • Thursday 14 November

    Collection of items for refugees

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Bramhall Lane, Stockport SK3 8SA. 10.30 – 21.00
    Collection point for goods for Care UK (Refugee aid NW)
    New underwear. Socks and shoes
    Good quality winter clothes for children, women and small and medium men.
    Deodorants (not glass or aerosol), block soap, shampoo

    Multi Faith Tree Planting

    Thornes Park, Denby Dale Road (Holmfield House car park) Wakefield WF2 8DY. 10.45 – 13.30
    People from the different faith communities of Wakefield are joined by a group of primary school children for the symbolic tree- planting in a local park. This event brings everyone together for the benefit of local communities, wildlife and the…

    Discover Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 11.00 – 12.30
    Come and join a free guided walk at Walthamstow Wetlands led by London Wildlife Trust team. Learn about the history of the Wetlands and the wildlife on site. Walks last around 90 minutes.

    Inter Faith Meditation

    Unitarian Chapel, 31 St Saviourgate, York, YO1 8NQ. 11.00 – 12.00
    Refreshments at 10.30. Several methods of meditation used. All are most welcome. …

    DfT Visit to a Synagogue

    Bevis Marks Synagogue, 4, Heneage Lane, London, EC3A 5DQ. 11.00 – 13.00
    The Department for Transport Jewish Network has organised a visit to the Bevis Marks Synagogue for DfT staff.

    A Brief Introduction to Buddhism

    Lecture Theatre B, Edward Llwyd Centre, Wrexham Glyndwr University, Mold Rd, Wrexham LL11 2AW. 13.00 – 13.45
    A brief, informal introduction to Buddhism given by our Buddhist Chaplain, followed by a chance to ask any questions you may have. So much misunderstanding and fear of difference exists in our society today, so we want to try to…

    Community Production

    St Denys Church LE5 6FA. 19.00 – 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

    Walk the Labryinth

    Wilson Room, Emmanuel Centre, University of Leeds, LS2 9JT. 11.00 – 15.00
    A labyrinth is simply a place to walk and pray. There is nothing mystical about it. It gives you the freedom to walk around while focusing your mind on God - and not worry about getting lost. Unlike a maze…

    Inter Faith Week: Mindfulness

    58-67, Grand Parade, Brighton BN2 0JY. 13.00 – 14.00
    Are you interested in finding out more about mindfulness and meditation?
    As part of Inter Faith Week, we are offering a relaxed and friendly taster session! This class will be led by an experienced meditation teacher and will…

    Yoga and Meditation Session

    The Students' Union at UWE, Union 1, Frenchay Campus, Coldharbour Lane, Bristol, BS16 1QY. 13.30 – 15.00
    Come along to a FREE yoga and meditation session in the Upper Engagement Space. Everyone is welcome - take part whether you are experienced or want to try it for the first time. Bring your own yoga mat or borrow…

    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.…

  • Saturday 16 November

    Pulpit Swap (Part 1)

    Bournemouth Reform Synagogue, 53 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, BH1 3PA. 10.30 – 12.00
    On Saturday 16th November The Revd Dr Ian Terry, the Team Rector of St Peter's Parish Church, Bournemouth will be preaching the sermon at the Shabbat Service at Bournemouth Reform Synagogue.

    This is part 1 of a…

    Creation of Ahimsa Peace Forest - Planting of 1000 Trees & Bulbs

    Kenton Recreation Ground, 39A Carlton Ave, Harrow HA3 8AX . 11.00 – 14.00
    The Jain community will bring together friends and families from many different faiths in the local community to plant an incredible 1000 trees and flowering bulbs at Kenton Recreation Ground in Harrow to create an ‘Ahimsa Peace Forest’. The mass…

    Interfaith Board Games: The Diversity Game and Sharing Stories

    Rosslyn Hill Chapel, 3 Pilgrim's Place, NW3 1NG. 12.00 – 14.00
    An afternoon of playing 'The Diversity Game' - find out how much you know about religions!…

    A Stroll Through Nature: Walthamstow Wetlands

    walthamstow wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 13.00 – 15.00
    Celebrate Inter Faith Week with a stroll through nature. Come and enjoy a guided tour around Walthamstow Wetlands where you will learn about the wildlife that lives here and how the site has changed through the ages.…

  • Sunday 17 November

    Mitzvah Day / Inter Faith Week Practical Conservation at Walthamstow Wetlands

    Walthamstow Wetlands, 2 Forest Road, London, N17 9NH. 10.00 – 15.00
    Join the London Wildlife Trust team and celebrate Inter Faith Week and Mitzvah Day, an annual day of faith-based social action, with practical conservation tasks at Walthamstow Wetlands.

    Roll up your sleeves, its time to get your…

    Pulpit Swap (Part 2)

    St Peter's Church, Hinton Rd, Bournemouth, BH1 2EE. 10.15 – 12.00
    On Sunday 17th November (start time 10.15am) Rabbi Maurice Michaels from Bournemouth Reform Synagogue will be preaching the sermon at St Peter's Church.

    This is part 2 of a pulpit swap weekend.…

    Buddhist Group of Kendal - Open Meeting

    Castle Street Community Centre, Castle Street, Kendal, LA9 7AD. 14.00 – 16.30
    As part of Inter Faith Week 2019, the Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravada) organizes an open meeting. People from all faiths and none are welcome to attend. The meeting will include:
    - Tranquillity and Insight Meditation
    - Mindfulness

    Wembley Tree Planting Event

    Al Khoei Foundation, Chevening Road, London, NW6 6TN. 15.30 – 17.00
    An Interfaith planting project, welcome high profile guests, at Al Khoei centre. They will plant: Apple tree, Fig tree, Primroses, Hyssop, Basil.

    Attendees: Dr Sheikh Ramzy Of the Oxford Islamic Information Centre (OIIC), Ayatollah Dr Sayyid…

  • Tuesday 26 November

    Feast of Faiths

    John Storer House, Wards End, Loughborough, LE11 3HA. 18.00 – 20.30
    Learning about the different faiths in our town takes place through a fun activity and this is followed by a sit down meal (savory and sweet, hot and cold food - no need to eat before you come!). It is…

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