SIFRE PROGRAMME FOR
INTER-FAITH WEEK 2011

 

 

 

For general enquiries and to make appointments,
please contact the Inter-Faith Centre Telephone: 01473 233447
or the Admin. Office: 01379 678615

 


PROGRAMME OF INTER-FAITH EVENTS ARRANGED BY SIFRE
AND OTHER LOCAL GROUPS FOR NATIONAL INTER-FAITH WEEK 2011

 

 

Saturday 19th November 2011

10:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Multi-Faith Choir rehearsal

Church of the Latter day Saints

(contact 01394 610486)

The Mayor of Ipswich’s Celebration of Community is taking place on Sunday 20th November at 3:00 PM in the Council Chamber of Ipswich Town Hall. This year we are forming an Inter-Faith Choir to sing at this event and we hope that this choir will continue to meet and enjoy singing together after the Celebration

If you would like to join this choir, please contact our conductor, Chris Rowbury (chris@chrisrowbury.com) or phone 01379 678615 to register your interest.

The choir will be rehearsing in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,42 Sidegate Lane West, Ipswich, Suffolk, on Saturday 19th November from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

Please note that members of the choir won't be able to drink tea or coffee or smoke on these premises.

 

 

Sunday 20 November 2011

3:00 PM – 4:15 PM

Mayor’s Multi-Faith Celebration of Community

Theme – Social Inclusion

Council Chamber, Ipswich Town Hall

 

 

Monday 21 November 2011

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Faiths in Focus Congress

Faiths of Suffolk - Community Builders
Who are we?
What can we offer?

Endeavour House

 

 

Monday 21 November 2011

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Display of Faith Artefacts

in the Atrium of Suffolk New College

(this event is primarily for SNC students and staff)

 

 

Monday 21 November 2011

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ipswich Hospital Celebration

Faiths in Healthcare

Theme: Spirituality and Being Human:
‘How does my faith help me to be human?’

Old Nursing Library, Heath Road Hospital

 

 

Tuesday 22 November 2011

10:00 AM - 4:30 PM

Official Opening of the new Inter-Faith Centre

 

 

Tuesday 22 November 2011

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Display of Faith Artefacts

in the Foyer of the Waterfront Building of UCS

(this event is primarily for UCS students and staff)

 

 

Tuesday 22 November 2011

5:45 PM - 7:30 PM

SIFRE / UCS Faith Lecture

‘Jesus the Jew’ - Rabbi Danny Rich

Waterfront / UCS

(Admission to this event is by invitation from UCS)

 

 

Wednesday 23 November 2011

2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
& 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Storytelling Performance – ‘When Abel met Cain’

A Storytelling Event

With Raphael Rodan

The URC Church, Bury St Edmunds

 

 

Thursday 24 November 2011

 

Multi-Faith Colchester (NEEFF)
Kindness and Compassion

Colchester Moot Hall

Morning – for Primary Schools; Afternoon – for Secondary Schools
Evening – open to the public

 

 

Friday 25 November 2011

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Display of Faith Artefacts

in the Arts Block of UCS

(this event is primarily for UCS students and staff)

 

 

Saturday 26 November 2011

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Places of Worship Open Day.

Religious Heritage Trail

Ipswich Town Centre

Places of Worship around the town centre of Ipswich will be open to receive visitors from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
We plan to arrange conducted tours of these places at 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. The tours will start from the Long Street car park of UCS outside our Inter-Faith Centre.
Suffolk Constabulary have offered to provide a minibus to transport visitors between venues. To secure a place in the Police minibus, call Anna-Marie on 01473 233447 to register your name. The number of places will be limited so booking is advisable.
There will also be a walking tour of sacred spaces near the Waterfront

 

 

Saturday 26 November 2011

7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Lowestoft & Waveney Circle: Unity in Diversity

St Margaret's Church Hall, Lowestoft

The Unity will be the company of friends from different faith and cultural backgrounds and the Diversity is the board game that will entertain us and hopefully leave us all knowing and understanding a little more about each others’ lives and beliefs.
The evening will start with a light supper and soft drinks.

 

 

Saturday 26 November 2011

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Launch Event - Ipswich Town of Sanctuary

Waterfront / UCS

(contact Melissa Day on 07861 758739 for details)

 

 

For further information about any of the above events, please contact
Anna-Marie by telephone (01473 233447) or by email (aa@sifre.org.uk)

SUFFOLK INTER-FAITH RESOURCE

A Limited Company No. 2992865 and a Registered Charity No. 1042612.
Registered in England and Wales
Registered Office and Postal Address:
The Inter-Faith Centre, The West Building, University Campus Suffolk
Waterfront Building, Neptune Quay, Ipswich, Suffolk.  IP4 1QJ