Events

During this period of uncertainty and changing coronavirus restrictions, most events will be held online.

Some in-person events may be tentatively listed here, please check with the organisers near the time for confirmation.

You are warmly invited to join Quakers at events shown in the list below. Click on the name of an event for more information.

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Jul 2021

When & Where Event
The UN Refugee Convention at 70 28/07/2021
7:00 pm
at Online and at Bull St Quaker Meeting House, Birmingham, B4 6AF

The UN Refugee Convention at 70

Registration is now open. CEQ Peace Committee invite you to this event to mark the 70th Anniversary of the UN Refugee Convention (also known as 'the Geneva Convention of 1951') and explore its relevance today.  We will ask whether the UK is still compliant with the letter and the spirit of the treaty, with speakers: [...]

Aug 2021

When & Where Event
Hiroshima Day Service streamed from Coventry 06/08/2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Online

Hiroshima Day Service streamed from Coventry

Coventry Quakers invite you to join this multi-faith event to commemorate Hiroshima Day 2021, which will be live-streamed from the Chapel of Unity at Coventry Cathedral. There will be music, poetry and making cranes of peace, to remember the victims of the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, and make a commitment to [...]
The Loving Earth Poetry Project (workshop 2) 11/08/2021
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Online

The Loving Earth Poetry Project (workshop 2)

Care about climate change? Like being creative? Want to make a difference? 16-25 years old? Join the poet and activist Matt Sowerby for two free eco-poetry workshops. Create work in conversation with the Loving Earth Textiles Project supported by Woodbrooke.  Open to anyone aged 16-25 in the West Midlands (this event is being offered by [...]

Sep 2021

When & Where Event
Area Meeting September 2021 18/09/2021
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Venue TBC , ,

Area Meeting September 2021

**Note the change of date.** This is to avoid clashing with Heritage Open Day. Our Area Business Meeting is a special type of Meeting for Worship used to make decisions: from how Quakers spend our money, to adopting a Concern. Any Member can attend these meetings and take part in decision making: if you are [...]
The Loving Earth Poetry Project Showcase 25/09/2021
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
at venue TBC, Birmingham,

The Loving Earth Poetry Project Showcase

A  special event to showcase the work of young people aged 16-25 expressing their concerns about the Climate Crisis, ahead of COP 26 in Glasgow in November. COP 26 is a conference bringing 194 countries together to put an action plan in place to address Climate Change.  But campaigners and experts are concerned that the [...]

Oct 2021

When & Where Event
Area Meeting October 2021 16/10/2021
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Stourbridge Quaker Meeting House, Stourbridge, DY8 1UR

Area Meeting October 2021

Our Area Business Meeting is a special type of Meeting for Worship used to make decisions: from how Quakers spend our money, to adopting a Concern.

Nov 2021

When & Where Event
Area Meeting November 2021 27/11/2021
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
at Bull Street Quaker Meeting House, Birmingham, B4 6AF

Area Meeting November 2021

Our Area Business Meeting is a special type of Meeting for Worship used to make decisions: from how Quakers spend our money, to adopting a Concern.