Events of interest to Leeds Quakers and others 

For events arranged by Quakers in York and Harogate  follow the link.


@ denotes an event that is only open to those who attend Leeds Quaker meetings.

Quaker Meeting for Worship at all Leeds Meetings at 10.45am on Sundays
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Otley Courthouse held on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 10.45am
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Ilkley is held 10.30am on Sundays.
Mid-week Quaker Meeting for Worship at Central Leeds 6pm on 1st and 3rd Thursdays


September

Friday 1st 4pm to 6pm the Alternative Arms Fair, Dortmund Square, Leeds 

Saturday 2nd 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Monday 4th to Saturday 8th week of protest re. London Arms Fair

Monday 4th Stop arming Israel day London Arms Fair

Tuesday 5th Faith day London Arms Fair Transport from Leeds available

Wednesday 6th No Nuclear Day London Arms Fair  Transport from Leeds available

Thursday 7th Solidarity without borders day London Arms Fair

Thursday 7th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments

Friday 8th Academics day London Arms Fair

Friday 8th 7pm to 9pm Photo Exhibition Launch 'Life in Leeds' and Heritage Open Day Carlton Hill Quaker Meeting House - see the Heritage Open Day website for full details.  www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Saturday 9th Big day of Action London Arms Fair Transport from Leeds available

Saturday 9th 2pm to 4pm Heritage Open Day and Photo Exhibition Carlton Hill Quaker Meeting House - see the Heritage Open Day website for full details.  www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Saturday 9th 1pm to 4pm Heritage Open Day Rawdon Quaker Meeting House - see the Heritage Open Day website for full details.  www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Sunday 10th 12 noon to 4pm Heritage Open Day at Gildersome QMH, with history talk at 2.30pm  www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Sunday 10th 12:30 to 4pm Heritage Open Day at Adel QMH  www.heritageopendays.org.uk

Sunday 10th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Sunday 17th All Aged Meeting for Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by celebration lunch to mark the first 30 years of the 'new Carlton Hill Quaker Meeting House'

Thursday 21st 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments

Sunday 24th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Sunday 24th 7pm Longing Belonging & Balfour, Musical theatre piece, Carlton Hill Meeting House.   A performance based on the Balfour Declaration followed by discussion of its lasting implications for peace in Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories. Tickets at the door £10 (£5 low waged).  See the flyer - side 1 and side 2

Monday 25th 7.30pm 'What do faiths teach us about Gender' a public meeting organised by the Leed Interfaith group, Concord at the Carlton Hill Quaker Meeting House

October

Thursday 5th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments


Friday 6 - 8th Bamford Quaker Retreat: Meditation and Qi Gong


Saturday 7th 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH


Saturday 7th Green Fair +++ a community event to mark the first 30 years of the 'new' Meeting House.  To include Peace and Sustainability Stalls, talks and the official unveiling of the Leeds Peace Pole. 


Sunday 8th at 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Rawdon QMH; possible topic: 'Sustainability and Spirituality'


Wednesday 18th 7.15 for 7.30pm Annual Leeds Peace Service at Leeds Civic Hall

Thursday 19th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments

Saturday 21st 10am to 4pm - Quakers in Yorkshire at Bootham School, York

Sunday 22nd 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert


November

Thursday 2nd 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments

Saturday 4th 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Sunday 12th 3pm 30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Monday 13 - 19 Bamford: Woodland Working Week

Thursday 16th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments

Sunday 26th 1pm to 3pm Greeting card Campaign Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

December

Friday 1 - 3 Bamford Quaker Retreat: Exploring Community

Saturday 2nd 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Thursday 7th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments


Sunday 10th at 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Carlton Hill QMH;  topic: 'To be decided'

Sunday 17th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 21st 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship at Carlton Hill QMH followed by refreshments