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
Tuesday 6th to Thursday 15th - Left Bank are hosting an exhibition and series of events on art, conflict and reconciliation:. Focusing on the work of the Bogside Artists in Derry, Northern Ireland, we're hosting an exhibition and symposium, a guided reflection and a powerful discussion from Head to our Eventbrite page for more information:
Thursday 8th November-11th December Leeds Palestinian Film Festival
Wednesday 14 Faiths in Colour: Sexuality and Scripture 7.30pm - 9pm
Leeds Faiths Forum will be marking Interfaith Week with a Scriptural Reasoning session.
East Room , Leeds Civic Hall, Calverley Street LS1 1UR. Everyone welcome.
Thursday 15th 7.30pm Quaker Sustainability Group meeting – what can we do?
Thursday 15th at 7pm ‘ Ellen Heaton Memorial Lecture’ on World War I war resisters. Venue: the Swarthmore Centre, Leeds (Which was established by Leeds Quakers just over 100 years ago)
Britain’s 1914 - 18 War Resisters; recalling the experiences of the 20,000+ young men who refused to take up arms.
Saturday 17 November Quaker Family History Society QFHS will be holding a one-day meeting at Ackworth School see
Sunday 18 Light for Leeds 12noon - 4pm
A free InterFaith Week event celebrating faith and diversity across our city and commemorating the centenary of the WW1 Armistice
Different faiths and Concord Interfaith stalls, live music, walking meditation, tree of hope, children’s activities, food and refreshments at Kirkstall Abbey LS5 3EH
Monday 19 at 7.30pm Safeguarding update meeting at Carlton Hill
Saturday 24th 10.30 to 12noon The WYDAN Night Shelter for Destitute Asylum Seekers is looking for volunteers and there will be an Information/Training Session at The Quaker Meeting House, 188 Woodhouse Lane,. For further information contact Keith Mollison
Saturday 24th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert see
Monday 26 Equalities Assembly Annual Conference 10am - 1.30pm
Registration from 9.30am in the Banquet Room of Leeds Civic Hall. Light lunch provided from 1.30pm
Theme to be decided but places are limited; book via
Or by e-mail: , phone tel: 0113 378 8649 or text: 07891 270 162
Thursday 29th Nov 7.30pm – Sufi and Sikh Music Traditions at Ramgarhia Sikh Sports Centre, 8-10 Chapeltown Road, LS7 3AP – arranged by Concord – Leeds Interfaith Fellowship.
Saturday 1 Climate justice: a training day on engaging politicians. , Manchester. A day designed to help Friends find a Quaker voice in engaging politicians on climate change – whether it's a friendly MP or those who disagree with us. Booking deadline: 19 November. Find out more and book a place.
Sunday 2nd 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert see
Wed 5th Dec Quakers and Business Group invite all friends to attend a day gathering at Friends House Topic: Trust and Integrity in Business For full details, see qandb.org/qbc18
Sunday 9th at 1.0pm Leeds Area Quaker, when the book produced by the Leeds Quakers WW1 Research Group will be launched. The book is: Quakers and the First World War: Conscience and Courage from a Leeds Perspective.
Monday 10th 12 to 2pm - Campaign against the Arms Trade vigil, Dortmund Square, Leeds - Human Rights Day
Sunday 16th 7.30pm Rawdon Amnesty Concert see
2019 advance dates:
Saturday 2 March 2019 - A Woodbrooke-on-the-Road workshop on ‘Eldership and Oversight’ will be held at our Meeting House from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday 2 March 2019. This will be free to all who attend Quaker Meetings in Leeds, not just those currently in post as Elders or Overseers. Please contact Robert Keeble or Barbara Parry to book your place.
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