Calendar

NB: in the interests of brevity, this list covers chiefly events in the north of Britain with some events in other parts of the country – and a few international events. For details of other regular vigils, visit the Quaker Peace Exchange pages. Also worth checking out, the events pages on the Network for Peace website (used as a source for many of the dates below – thanks NfP!). And don’t forget our Facebook and Twitter pages

August 2018

  • Monday 20 to Sunday 23 Bayard Rustin: reflections on his life and witness Online course at Woodbrooke

September 2018

  • Saturday 1 Meeting for Worship at Fylingdales 12:00-1:00pm
  • Saturday 8 UK WILPF Lobby Training Day with Greater Mcr and District CND 10.30am – 16.00 pm at Bridge 5 Mill, 22a Beswick Street, M4 7HR Manchester. More info To register your attendance, please RSVP by emailing [email protected]. Find out more on the event’s Facebook page here .
  • Friday 21 to Sunday 23 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop South Manchester – https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/
  • Saturday 22 NAE NUKES ANYWHERE! March and Peace Rally at Faslane NB: Change of date International Rally at Faslane marking the first anniversary of the signing of the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (aka Ban Treaty) – being organised by Scottish CND – http://www.nuclearban.scot/nae-nukes-anywhere-international-rally-at-fas...
  • Monday 24 to Wednesday 26 How to be a conscientious objector today Course at Woodbrooke
  • Wednesday 26 The International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons a day for public awareness and education about the threat posed to humanity by nuclear weapons and to mobilize international efforts towards achieving the common goal of a nuclear-weapon-free world. – See more at: http://www.un.org/en/events/nuclearweaponelimination/
  • Saturday 29 NFPB members' meeting At Lincoln Quaker Meeting House, Contact us for more details

October 2018

  • Saturday 6 Meeting for Worship at Menwith Hill 2:00-3:00pm
  • Monday 8 to Wednesday 10 Forced migration and human rights Course at Woodbrooke
  • Friday 19 to Sunday 21 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop Ashton under Lyne https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/
  • Friday 26 to Sunday 28 Exploring Islamophobia Course at Woodbrooke

November 2018

  • Saturday 3 Quaker Activist Gathering at Lancaster Meeting House . “An action-focused day for Quakers who identify as activists, framed in worship. It will be a day to make connections, build common cause, deepen our action through exploring the Quaker aspect of it, and discover how we can work more effectively.” Info and booking details (book by 15th October) http://www.quaker.org.uk/events/quaker-activist-gathering-2018
  • Saturday 3 Meeting for Worship at Fylingdales 12:00-1:00pm
  • Monday 5 to Wednesday 7 Restorative Justice Course at Woodbrooke
  • Friday 9 to Sunday 11 Shalom: the peace that changes everything Course at Woodbrooke
  • Monday 19 to Wednesday 21 The peace and hope to end war Course at Charney Manor, facilitated by Philip Austin, NFPB Coordinator. A time for reflection and discussion, sharing hopes and ideas for action Further information www.charneymanor.com/events/
  • Friday 30 to Sunday 2 Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) Level 1 workshop South Manchester – https://avpbritain.org.uk/events/

December 2018

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