Events of interest to Leeds Quakers and others 

For events arranged by Quakers in York and Harogate  follow the link.


@ denotes an event that is only open to those who attend Leeds Quaker meetings.

Quaker Meeting for Worship at all Leeds Meetings at 10.45am on Sundays
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Otley Courthouse held on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 10.45am
Quaker Meeting for Worship at Ilkley is held 10.30am on Sundays.
Thursdays: Meeting for Worship at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill) 6pm to 7pm followed by supper




October

Thursday 5th 2.30pm Leeds Quaker, Richard Levitt talks on 'The Limits of Protest' at Abbey House Museum   Book your place at https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx


Thursday 5th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 


Friday 6th 7pm - Quaker Workshop at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) - 'How can we become more welcoming?'


Friday 6 - 8th Bamford Quaker Retreat: Meditation and Qi Gong


Saturday 7th 11am to 4pm Peace and Green Fair at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill) to mark the first 30 years of the 'new' Meeting House.  To include Peace and Sustainability stalls, talks, apple pressing and the official unveiling of the Leeds Peace Pole at 3.30pm


Saturday 7th 3.30pm Leeds Peace Pole unveiling by the Mayor of Leeds at the Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) 


Sunday 8th at 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Rawdon QMH; topic: 'Sustainability and Spirituality'


Thursday 12th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Tuesday 17th 3.30pm 'Stop the War' a talk by Stephen Johnson at Abbey House Museum.  Book your place at  https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx

Wednesday 18th 7.15 for 7.30pm Annual Leeds Peace Service at Leeds Civic Hall

Thursday 19th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 


Saturday 21st 10am to 4pm - Quakers in Yorkshire at Bootham School, York includes  2pm talk by Kevin Bales on Contemporary Slavery ?  See http://www.example.comhttps://www.ted.com/talks/kevin_bales_how_to_combat_modern_slavery


Sunday 22nd 9.30 am to 11.45am optional 'Extended Meeting for Worship' at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) with entry at 9.30am, 10am and 10.45am preceeded by a breakfast at 9am.

Sunday 22nd 12.30pm 'welcome lunch' at Gildersome QMH - everyone is welcome!

Sunday 22nd 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 26th 10am Visit to Leeds Green Bin Recycling Centre, leaving Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) by electric car at 10am - booking essential - ring Robert Keeble on 0113 2422208

Thursday 26th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Saturday 28th Annual Outing - 2017 destination is Halifax.  Meet 10:10am at Leeds Train Station - booking essential - ring Robert Keeble on 0113 2422208

November

Thursday 2nd 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

Saturday 4th 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Tuesday 7th 2.30pm 'Protest and Survive' a talk by the staff of the Peace Museum to be held at Abbey House Museum, Leeds.  Book your place at  https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx

Thursday 9th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Friday 10th 8.30am to 10am 'White Poppy Give Away' Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) 

Sunday 12th 3pm 30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Monday 13 - 19 Bamford: Woodland Working Week

Tuesday 14th 2.30pm 'Leeds Hospital Alert - defending the NHS' a talk at Abbey House Museum.   Book your place at  https://whatson.leeds.gov.uk/Pages/Abbey-House-Museum-events.aspx

Thursday 16th  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

@ Sunday 19th 1.30pm 'Workshop on Marriage and long term relationships and how we uphold these in our meetings' Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH)  nb this is a Leeds Area Meeting Elders and Overseers meeting open to all Leeds Quakers.  See poster / information sheet
 
Thursday 23rd 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

Thursday 23rd 7.30pm 'Islamophobia - what can we do to stop it' a meeting hosted by the Leeds Iterfaith group Concord at the Central Leeds(Carlton Hill QMH).   All are invited 

Sunday 26th 9.30 am to 11.45am optional 'Extended Meeting for Worship' at Central Leeds (Carlton Hill QMH) with entry at 9.30am, 10am and 10.45am preceeded by a breakfast at 9am.

Sunday 26th 1pm to 3pm Greeting card Campaign Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 30th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 

December

Friday 1 - 3 Bamford Quaker Retreat: Exploring Community

Saturday 2nd 10am to 12noon Leeds Light Group at Carlton Hill QMH

Thursday 7th  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH 

Sunday 10th at 1pm Leeds Area Quaker Meeting at Carlton Hill QMH;  topic: 'To be decided'

Thursday 14th 6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper at Carlton Hill QMH 


Sunday 17th 7.30pm Rawdon QMH Amnesty Concert

Thursday 21st  6pm to 7pm Midweek Worship followed supper and then a sustainability meeting to which all are invited at Carlton Hill QMH