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25-28 May: Cae Mabon, Llanberis, North Wales: Forest Church Eco-Retreat
Contributors: Bruce Stanley, Stuart Elliott, Wild Elements Music from Cass Meurig Physical Theatre from Jane Sutcliffe bookings/ info: 01690 710313 www.brogwydyr.cymru – Creating Sharing Gathering Scattering Forest Church Liturgies Forest Art Music Storytelling Theatre and Walks
26 May: Hilfield Friary, Dorset: Where Eagles Dare – An A Rocha UK & Hilfield Friary Conference – 10am-4pm Led by Andy Lester Conservation Director at A Rocha UK. A look at how Christian hope, grounded in Scripture, can underpin ecology and the need for collective practical action on the planet.
26 May St Endellion Church, Cornwall, Study Day: A theology of container ships – A Franciscan view of the world we live in. 10.00 for 10.30 start; finish at 15.30
27 May: St John’s Church, Ben Rhydding, Ilkley- Animal Blessing Service, –2 p.m. on Sunday- - Well behaved animals and humans welcome! The service will include blessings for animals in different contexts (not just companion animals)
1-30 June: 30 Days Wild – Encourage you friends and church-people to take part – do something outdoors every day in June.
2 June: Cambridge: Green Christian on the Road Together the 2nd regional day in 2018.
2 June: West Croyden: Laudato Si – 10:00 – 16:00 , St Mary’s Church, 70 Wellesley Rd, West Croydon, CR0 2AR Begins with Mass celebrated by Bishop Patrick Lynch:
3 June: Environment Sunday: The Sunday nearest World Environment Day is celebrated as Environment Sunday
bbbb Manchester Cathedral: Our Faith, Our Planet, Our Actions – 6.30pm-9.00pm in the Cathedral. People of all faiths or none are very welcome. The Dean of Manchester, The Very Reverend Rogers Govender will convene the event which has been organised by Manchester Cathedral and supported by Manchester Climate Change Agency, The Carbon Literacy Trust, CARITAS (Diocese of Salford), Buddha’s Light International Association and the Peace and Unity Group which is comprised of representatives from faith and community groups across Greater Manchester.
8 (Evening) and 9 (Morning) June: Bioblitz at St John’s Churchyard, Hurst Green Lancs: BB7 9QR
Churchyard Training at St John’s, Sharow: 11th-17th June
Mon 11 June: Sharow: 10AM-4PM – CARING FOR GOD’S ACRE
Tue 12 June: Sharow: 10AM-4PM – MANAGING FOR BIODIVERSITY Join Simon Warwick of Lower Ure Conservation Trust to discuss transforming lawns into wildflower meadows! Martin Hammond, ecologist from NYCC, will be talking about the species you need. Light lunch & refreshments included Booking.
Tue 12 June: Sharow: 8.30PM – BAT TALK AND BAT WALK – Get to know some of our fascinating nocturnal species with a talk from John Drewett, Chair of North Yorkshire Bat Group. We will then take to the
Thur 14 June: Sharow: 10am-4pm: SCYTHING AND HAY MAKING WORKSHOP Join Steve Tomlin for a day learning about the humble scythe, the conservation tool making a big comeback across the world. Spaces limited for workshops but free evening talk available for all. Booking Limited Spaces.
Thur 14 June: Sharow: from 7PM: STEVE TOMLIN, CONSERVATIONIST
16th Jun : West of England Eco-Conference: Southdown Methodist Church Centre, The Hollow, Bath, BA2 1NJ 09:30 to 15:00: How Green is your Church?6 June: St John’s Church, Waterloo, London: Operation Noah AGM and Supporters Day More details and to book, click here
This one day conference will be an opportunity to think about practical steps your church can take to care for God’s creation.
Keynote speakers Dr Simon Stuart and Rev Kevin Durrant will talk about the impact of climate change on the world we live in, and the theological basis for creation care. We’ll be inspired by stories from churches who are on their own journey to care for God’s world, either as part of the Eco Church programme or in other ways. There will also be a choice of practical workshops covering different areas of church life in which we can share ideas and learn from each other. Click this link to register; please register online then pay (£5 per head) when you arrive on the day.
23 June: Animal Advocacy in the era of Laudato Si Conference organised by Catholic Concern for Animals and University of East Anglia. Lecture Theatre 1, School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies, University of East Anglia. 9 am – 5.30pm
30 June – 8 July: The Climate Coalition’s Speak Up Week of Action
6-8 July: Minsteracres, Northumberland Green Christian’s 2018 Retreat: A Heart for the Earth
September Tour: UK. -Two dynamic speakers join forces for a national tour: Ruth Wilde and Peter Toscano. Ruth Wilde, a UK Outreach Worker for Christian Peacemaker Teams and National Coordinator for Inclusive Church teams up with Peterson Toscano, a quirky queer Quaker performance artist and scholar from the USA. Together they will travel around the UK offering original lively talks at churches, Quaker meeting houses, and other venues. They are passionate about several issues–social justice, theology, LGBTQ concerns, and creative responses to climate change. For available dates in September 2018 and booking details email: uk @ cpt.org. Events include:
Everything is Connected: A lively discussion about identity, justice, and peace
14 July: Birmingham: ‘Ecumenical Day’ – “A Future for All… subtitled ‘Implementing the Christian Imperative to care for the World’ -organised by Birmingham Anglican Climate Action and Central England Quakers Low Carbon Commitment Forum, 10 am to 4 pm in the Priory Rooms, Bull Street, Birmingham B4 6 AF. Please register.
20-22 July: National Justice and Peace Conference, Swanwick, Derbyshire: theme:
3-7 Sept: Zero Waste Week is the annual awareness campaign for reducing landfill. Helping you save money and preserve resources since 2008.
15 Sept: Derby : Green Christian on the Road Together the 3rd regional day in 2018
22 Sept: Uffculme Green Day: 10 am – 4 pm Magelake Hall, Uffculme, EX15 area.
We will be promoting Eco Church, A Rocha, and Climate Stewards and have short talks from each of these organisations, plus ‘green’ organisations, businesses, trade stalls, entertainment, refreshments and our local Forest School will take part. In other words, an exciting Day and something for everyone. (Hoping to have a couple of animal rescue groups as well.)
29 Sept: Dronfield Area: 3pm onwards. Passion for the Planet – Reasons to Hope
29 Sept-5 Oct; Good Money Week It’s your money- make sure it ends up in the right hands
1 Sep – 4 Oct Creationtide Resources
3 – 7 Sep Zero Waste Week More
5 Oct CAFOD Harvest Fast Day More
6 Oct: Bristol: Green Christian on the Road Together 4th regional day in 2018
6-7 Oct: St Mary’s Portsea, Fratton Road, Portsmouth PO 5PA
Sun 7 Oct: ASWA Service at St Mary’s Portsea, Fratton Road, Portsmouth PO 5PA Preacher Revd Dr Helen Hall
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