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 Meting for Worship followed by refreshments


Thursday 20th 2.30pm Meeting for Worship will be held at Farfield Meeting House near Addingham in Wharfedale this year on third Thursdays


Friday 21st Sept 7pm       A Plastic Ocean    

Free film-showing on World Peace Day at Roundhay Quaker Meeting House.

136 Street Lane LS8 2BW


Saturday 22nd Sept. Fairtrade conferences in the autumn! Put your name down now to get inspired and discuss the latest Fairtrade developments with expert speakers and other like-minded Fairtrade campaigners. There's no national conference this year so come along to Leeds: Saturday 22 September (10:30am-3:30pm) Click here to register your place. 

Saturday 22 September 2018 • 12 noon - 5pm Nae Nukes Anywhere: demo at Faslane nuclear base.  Scottish CND is inviting campaigners from across the globe to protest at Faslane in Scotland - site of the Trident nuclear weapons system - to challenge the UK Government to sign the Ban Treaty and scrap its nuclear policies


Sunday 23rd September 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting is to be held at Gildersome Quaker Meeting House – the workshop session to 2.30pm will be looking at the activities of Young Friends (please note that this is a change of venue)


Monday 24 September    Attitudes to Violence    7.30pm

Baha’i and Christian attitudes towards violence, its causes and its cure.

Speakers: Mehran Nassiri and Revd Sam Corley.  Organised by Leeds Concord  at the Quaker Meeting House, 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9DX   Refreshments provided. Everyone welcome.


Tuesday 25   British Muslims    6.30 - 8pm

Meet authors Philip Lewis and Sadek Hamed to hear about new directions in Islamic thought, creativity and activism. Leeds Church Institute, 20 New Market Street LS1 6DG  To book e-mail or phone 0113 391 7928


Thursday 27   The Life and Times of a Holocaust Survivor   2pm - 4.30pm

Leeds Church Institute, 20 New Market Street LS1 6DG

A film telling the story of Arek Hersh, Holocaust survivor who lost 81 family members.    Arek will be there for conversation following the film.

To book e-mail or phone 0113 391 7928


Saturday 29th  7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see






Wednesday 3  Oct  Ebor Lecture - Peace and Reconciliation   7pm

Julie Nicholson’s lecture Crossing Places at York Minster is based on personal narrative and experience in exploring choices people make in the shadow of death and trauma. 


Thursday 4th Oct 7.30pm (refreshments from 7pm) illustrated talk ‘Quakers and Radicals’ by David Turner  - the event has been arranged by the Outreach Committee

Thursday 4 & Friday 5 Oct   Light Night    6pm - 11pm

Spectacular projections, interactive installations, exhibitions, dance, music and street performances.

Brochure £2 from Leeds City Museum.


Saturday 6th Oct 9.30am to 5pm at York Firagate Meeting House

Day conference to mark 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War: The shadow of WW1 and prospects for peace today.  See full programme details and booking form attached



Saturday 6th from 7.30pm at the Quaker Meeting House – Quaker Week Ceilidh to be led by Robin Fishwisk – please invite your friends to an enjoyable evening together


12 to 14 Oct Junior Holidays will be running a children’s holiday weekend at ‘Fanwood’  - see the details at    The closing date is 21/9/18.


Sunday  14th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see


Thursday 18th 2.30pm Meeting for Worship will be held at Farfield Meeting House near Addingham in Wharfedale - this will be the last meeting for 2018.


Wednesday 24 October   Concord Peace Service       7.30pm

Leeds Concord Interfaith Fellowship’s annual peace service in the Banquet Room at Leeds Civic Hall in the presence of the Lord Mayor.

Representatives of nine faiths light candles from the World Peace Flame and share words of peace 

Everyone welcome    



Sat 27th 11am to 3pm – White Peace Poppy stall in Leeds– please come and help – we will be on Briggate near to Debenhams


Sat. 27th Oct  10am to 4pm - A safe space to explore anti-Semitism and what it means to us as Quakers – day conference on at Settle Quaker Meeting House – Please book at Tel 01729 822313


Sunday  28th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see





Sunday  11th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see



Saturday 24th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see




Sunday  2nd  7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see


Sunday  16th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert  see


Other information:


Peace Events calendar .

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