Activities calendar

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

  • Tuesday 29 October

    Inter Faith Bulb Planting Ceremony at Middlesex University

    Middlesex University, The Burroughs, Hendon, London, NW4 4BT. 11.00 – 12.30
    Some days ahead of Inter Faith Week, Middlesex University will be holding an Inter Faith Bulb Planting ceremony.
    The ceremony celebrates the establishment and growth of inter faith relationships in Barnet, and the commitment to a peaceful and inclusive…

  • Sunday 10 November

    Launch of Anne Frank Exhibition at Halifax Minster

    Halifax Minster HX1 1LP. 10.00 – Friday 22 November 16.00
    Public exhibition to be launched by Rabbi Reuben Silverman in Halifax Minster at the Civic Remembrance Day Service on Remembrance Sunday beginning at 10.45am at the Cenotaph and then in the Minster at 11.15am. The exhibition will be open every…

    Tread Softly

    Wales Millennium Centre, Bute Pl, Cardiff Bay, CF10 5AL. 14.00 – 16.00
    The event will consist of various presentations on stage from different faith communities, using such things as music, song, drama, spoken word and poetry. The space will be arranged with round tables and chairs to encourage friendship between people of…

  • Tuesday 12 November

    Inter Faith Fuel Poverty Awareness Workshop

    Greenford Hall, Ruislip Road, Greenford UB6 9QN. 18.30 – 20.30
    The London Borough of Ealing's Sustainability Team and Healthy Homes Ealing invite community and religious/spiritual leaders of all faiths to take part in an evening event to better understand Fuel Poverty and the effects on our residents. Attendees will learn…

    Will Faith(s) Save the World? Panel Discussion with Bishop Patrick McKinney

    St Martins House, 7 Peacock Lane, Leicester, LE1 5PZ. 19.00 – 21.30
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Bishop Patrick McKinney will be joined by people of different faiths, to have a discussion on whether faith(s) can save the world - what do people of faith contribute to society, and why?

  • Wednesday 13 November

    The Refugee Crisis Then and Now

    West London Synagogue, 33 Seymour Pl, Marylebone, London, W1H 5AU . 19.00 – 21.30
    The event 'The Refugee Crisis Then and Now' will include talks from Keynote speaker Barbara Winton, daughter and biographer of Sir Nicholas Winton & refugee rights campaigner, and from the Professor Tony Kushner (Parkes Institute at the University of Southampton).…

    Recreating Paradise? Responding to the Climate Crisis.

    Room TC007, Park Campus, University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham GL50 2RH. 19.00 – 21.30
    Discussion of the way that the teachings of different faiths can approach, and contribute to, efforts to mitigate the climate crisis.

    Recent media extracts will be used to spark discussion and ideas and to promote hope and…

  • Thursday 14 November

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum: Together Against Faith Hate

    St Margaret's House, 21 Old Ford Road, Bethnal Green, E2 9PL. 17.30 – 20.30
    Together Against Faith Hate

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum are holding a free event to tackle faith hate crime during Inter Faith Week 2019. The event will focus on raising awareness and features guest speakers, stalls hosted…

  • Friday 15 November

    Real People, Honest Talk - Leicester

    St Philip’s Church, Leicester, LE2 1HN. 10.30 – 13.00
    To mark Inter Faith Week, Near Neighbours is organizing a 'Real People, Honest Talk' session in Leicester.
    The session aims to:
    - bring people together within local communities
    - facilitate honest conversations about issues of…

  • Saturday 16 November

    Wolverhampton Inter Faith Suicide Prevention Event

    The Chancellors Hall, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY. 9.30 – 15.00
    In collabration with the University of Wolverhampton, Black Country Partnership NHS Trust and Wolverhampton City Council, Interfaith Wolverhampton Cllr Jas Dehar has organised an event to bring together key note speakers and local stakeholders to disuss suicide prevention.…

    Inter Faith Walk Gravesend

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1-3 Pelham Road, Gravesend, DA11 0HN. 11.00 – 14.00
    To promote inter faith understanding and cooperation in our Borough you are welcome to join us on Saturday 16 November to walk through Gravesend Town Centre visiting and meeting places of significance to our faith communities.

    This…

  • 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…

    Merseyside Inter Faith Week 2019 : Faith, Climate and Mitzvah Actions

    Liverpool. 12.30 – 16.15
    We're coming together on Mitzvah Day to continue our multifaith, city-region wide response to climate change as part of Inter Faith Week. Share your ideas, join discussions, take part in workshops and be inspired.
    As part of our Mitzvah…

    Mitzvah Day Inter Faith Cooking at JW3

    JW3, 341-351 Finchley Road, London, NW3 6ET. 13.00 – 15.00
    We would love for you to join us at Mitzvah Day's Interfaith Cooking event which is taking place on Sunday November 17th (Mitzvah Day itself) from 1pm - 3pm at JW3.

    We are bringing together a lovely…

    Tread Lightly on this Earth 2019

    Shree Ram Mandir, 8 Walford Road, Sparkbrook, Birmingham, B11 1NR. 14.00 – 16.30
    Birmingham Climate Emergency – What’s in it for local communities?

    Our annual event (as part of national Inter Faith Week) to bring faith communities together to take action on the climate emergency.

    In June…

    Wembley Tree Planting Event

    Chevening Road, London, NW6 6TN. 15.30 – 17.00
    This is a test tree planting event…

  • Thursday 21 November

    Faith Perspective on Mental Health Workshop

    IMWS Al-Hikmah Centre, 28 Track Road, Batley, West Yorkshire, WF17 7AA. 9.30 – 16.00
    Muslim and Christian Faith Perspective on Mental Health Workshop

    An exploration of inter-cultural understanding on Mental Health issues for Mental Health Practitioners and Community Leaders

    Includes: lunch and refreshments…

  • Tuesday 26 November

    Tower Hamlets Inter Faith Forum Meeting: Homelessness in Tower Hamlets

    New City College, Tower Hamlets, Poplar High Street, London, E14 0AF. 18.00 – 20.00
    Welfare changes, rising rents, complex social/health factors and shortages of affordable housing have led to an increase in homelessness and rough sleeping nationally - and Tower Hamlets is no exception.

    Come along to our November forum meeting…

Inter Faith Week is open to all. Listing of events on this site does not imply support or endorsement of events or of their organising bodies by the Inter Faith Network or partners. This list is provided for information. While all efforts have been made to