All events take place at Quaker Meeting House, 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds unless otherwise stated
Every Sunday 10.45am Meeting for Worship
Every Thursday 6pm to 7pm Meeting for Worship followed by refreshments
ONLINE MEETING FOR WORSHIP – every Friday 1pm and Wednesday 9.30am, see full details at https://www.woodbrooke.org.uk/about/online-mfw/
Future Learn free course. It’s called ‘Radical Spirituality: the Early History of the Quakers’. See the link below for the course starting 29/4/19: Radical Spirituality: the Early History of the Quakers
On Friday 8th from 8am to 10am we are planning to give 1000 White Peace Poppies outside the Meeting House - Volunteers needed – it’s a fantastic way to connect to meet some of the many people who walk past our Meeting House every day.
9th November 7pm - Laughing for Palestine - fund raising meal for ICAHD (Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions), A three course vegetarian meal including soft drinks (middle-eastern theme) and maybe also include a short film as part of the evening. It is of course fine if you want to bring along another friend. The suggested donation is £10-15 email@example.com (nb other venue / date 3/11/19)
Sunday 10th 1.30pm to 4pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Gildersome QMH
Saturday 16th Nov Permaculture Association Annual General (Tree Planting) Meeting, in association with WWOOF UK, Woodhouse Community Centre, Leeds LS6 2NY 10.30am - 5pm see https://www.permaculture.org.uk/
Saturday 16th Nov at 6.15pm Premiere of
film 'The Atom: A Love Affair' will be at the Leeds International Film
Festival , Leeds Town Hall: Albert
Room £7/£6 Tues 19th Nov at 4.30pm
Leeds Town Hall: Albert Room £7/£6
LIFF is the biggest film festival in England outside of London with a top-notch, varied programme including documentaries, genre & cult cinema and acclaimed titles from British and international directors. I'd love to see you there.
Sunday 17th at 8pm Laughing for Palestine at Seven Arts in Chapel Allerton: A fundraiser for ICAHD UK (Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions) see
From 18th November Leeds Palestinian Film Festival
Wednesday 20th November 6pm – 8pm 'Rise up with Hope', at Mill Hill Chapel. Various stalls selling Fairtrade Palestinian goods which you could buy as Christmas presents! see : www.facebook.com/events/2438597812891307.
Thursday Nov 21st 6-7.30pm. Howard Clark Memorial Lecture on Nonviolence. Rose Bowl, Leeds Beckett University Sergeiy Sandler: Who’s the Radical? Militarisation, Conscientious Objection, and the Significance of Context. Booking: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceasr-howard-clark-memorial-lecture-tickets-74832101831
Saturday 23 Nov 10am-4pm - Yorkshire CND Peace & Craft Fair - Entry £1.50, Kids free!, Victoria Hall, Saltaire BD18 3JS https://yorkshirecnd.org.uk/event/peace-craft-fair-2019/
Sunday 24th 1pm to 3.30pm Amnesty Greeting-card campaign at Rawdon QMH ~ An opportunity for you to send messages of support to prisoners of conscience around the world. Contact information, cards and writing materials provided, along with coffee, tea and cake http://www.leedsquakers.org.uk/activities/_amnesty-concerts
Sunday 24th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert see http://www.leedsquakers.org.uk/activities/_amnesty-concerts
Thursday 28th 7.30pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting Elders and Overseers meeting at QMH, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds
Sunday 8th 1.30pm to 4pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at QMH 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds
Sunday 15th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert see http://www.leedsquakers.org.uk/activities/_amnesty-concerts
Glenthorne – 26th – Sunday 28th June 2020 and if you have never been to Glenthorne before, you may like to look at https://glenthorne.org/
Yearly Meeting Gathering 2020 – put it in your diary for 1–7 August 2020, University of Bath see https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FfFecvK5bOo Planning a Yearly Meeting Gathering is a huge undertaking; for the Gathering in 2020 Friends hope to involve a wider group of Friends. That means you! Offer of service at Yearly Meeting Gathering 2020 (offsite)
The COP26 conference (the UN climate change summit) will be held at Glasgow from 9th to 20th November 2020
https://leedsforclimate.org/ the website for news, events and information for individuals and organisations in Leeds responding to the Ecological Crisis and the Climate Emergency
Peace Events calendar http://www.yorkshirecnd.org.uk/events/yorkshire-cnd-events/ .
Quaker Peace & Social Witness are combined Educate & Disarm, Turning the Tide and Earth and Economy email updates into one monthly e-newsletter. Please subscribe at Quaker Faith in Action newsletter
Leeds for Change see http://www.leedsforchange.org.uk/ for events that can change our world for the better