Events - 18 Jun 17

The Events Calendar lets you find Refugee Week events taking place near you.

Refugee Week is an umbrella festival, with hundreds of independently organised events taking place across the UK every year. To upload your Refugee Week event, go to Submit Event. For more information about celebrations in Scotland and Wales, visit the websites of the Scottish Refugee Council and Welsh Refugee Council. Refugee Week is a growing international festival, also celebrated in Australia and France.

Events

Love is Not a Crime: 10 years of the Lesbian Immigration Support Group A moving display exploring the history of the group and the challenges that LGBT+ refugees and asylum seekers face today
14/04/2017 - 25/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
People’s History Museum, Manchester
A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration A Perilous Journey is an exhibition drawing upon a selection of PositiveNegatives rich ethnographic portfolio around refugee migration stories. Concentrating on contemporary real-life stories from Syria and Iraq, we follow two men and two women on their long difficult journeys fleeing conflict and persecution.
21/04/2017 - 24/06/2017
All Day
BRUNEI GALLERY, London
Photography Exhibition: In Transit - Life in the refugee camps of Northern France A photographic installation showing life as it was in the Calais Jungle and the Dunkirk refugee camps, A moving documentation before they were razed to the ground.
24/05/2017 - 06/07/2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Gallery 101, London
Creating Sanctuary exhibition by Nigel Pugh A photographic portrait and narrative of six volunteers from across Wales who are working with refugees.
31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
All Day
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff
Creating Sanctuary, by Nigel Pugh Creating Sanctuary Exhibition: A photographic portrait of six volunteers working with refugees from across Wales.
31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
All Day
Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom
Cardiff Met Sanctuary Award Scholarship Launch Sanctuary Award Scholarship Launch
01/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
All Day
Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff
Drawings For Thought- Exhibition for Refugee Week 2007
03/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP
Made With Love
05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
All Day
Jersey Arts Centre, St. Helier Jersey, C.I.
Made with Love
05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
All Day
Jersey Arts Centre, St Helier
Different Pasts, Shared Futures
09/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
12:00 am
Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton
MISPLACED Art+Live Music+ Movie to raise funds and awareness to support refugee children.
11/06/2017 - 20/07/2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Most Art Centre, London
Rashid Khaidanov Photography Exhibition at Antrim Library Beyond Skin in association LibrariesNI and Aspect Media present a photography exhibition by Rashid Khaidanov
13/06/2017 - 08/07/2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim
Thirty Six Pounds Ninety Five Pence The paintings in this exhibition reflect the resilience and sensitivity of the migrant’s story: one of loss and hope.
13/06/2017 - 18/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Ben Uri Gallery, London London
REFUGEE WEEK 2017 SPECIAL FILM PROGRAMME AT THE BFI SOUTHBANK
15/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
All Day
BFI, London
Drawing for thoughts
16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP
Exhibition of Refugee Art (until Saturday 4pm)
16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP
Free tintypes
16/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Camera Club, London London
THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE + PANEL DISCUSSION
16/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Exeter Phoenix, Exeter
My Life in London Photo exhibition from refugees
17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
All Day
Raynes Park Train Station, Raynes Park London
I Welcome Refugees
17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
All Day
Horsham Library, Horsham
Juan delGado: Altered Landscapes (Mon – Friday 9am – 6pm; Sat – Sun 10am – 5pm)
17/06/2017 - 06/08/2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Art Exchange, Nottingham Nottinghamshire
Shahre Farang For Refugee Week 2017 Iranian photographer and artist Farhad Berahman will be re-creating a 19th century travelling peep box ‘Shahre Farang’ for UK audiences.
17/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
outpost, Portland Dorset
Uncertain Work by Iranian photographer Farhad Berahman exploring the predicament of Iranian exiles, uncertain of their past and their future.
17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
All Day
outpost, Portland Dorset
Refugee Week: does art matter ?
17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Seas Brighton, BRIGHTON East Sussex
Chorleywood4Refugees
18/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
12:00 am
Chorleywood4Refugees, Chorleywood
Display in Brecon Cathedral
18/06/2017 - 27/06/2017
All Day
Brecon cathedral, Brecon Powys
Refugee Week in South Devon
18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
12:00 am
South Devon, various
Soup and Cheese lunch - in aid of Shu'fat Refugee Camp, Jerusalem free soup and cheese lunch to fund raise for Shu'fat Refugee Camp Jerusalem Palestine
18/06/2017
12:00 am
St Magnus Centre, Kirkwall Orkney
Buddhist service with a refugee theme
18/06/2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Amida Mandala Buddhist Temple, Malvern Worcestershire
The Great Get Together Bike Ride with Derby Sustrans
18/06/2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Meet at Riverside Green next to Derby City Council House car park, Derby
Soup and Cheese lunch - in aid of Shu'fat Refugee Camp, Jerusalem
18/06/2017
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
St Magnus Centre, Kirkwall Orkney
Multicultural Big Lunch
18/06/2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Coventry Memorial Park (behind the Aviary), Coventry
Our Shared Future
18/06/2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Southbank Centre, London
The Great Get Together Life music and activities for children.
18/06/2017
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Dane John Gardens, Canterbury Kent
The Museum of Immigration
18/06/2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Museum of Immigration, London
Tiny Tales: Puppet Show and Workshop
18/06/2017
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Children’s Library at the Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library, Norwich
The great get together A tea party with activities for all ages
18/06/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Llangorse youth and community centre, Near brecon Powys
The great get together A tea party with activities for all ages
18/06/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Llangorse youth and community centre, Near brecon Powys
Sing Up For Refugees In Newcastle
18/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Grey’s Monument, Newcastle
Queens of Syria
18/06/2017
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Mushkil Aasaan, London
Amp Presents The Great Get Together Fundraiser for Refugee Week
18/06/2017
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gullivers, Manchester Berkshire
WHERE IS HOME fundraiser This is a unique fundraising event for HelpRefugees.org.uk and in support of The Great Get Together (Jo Cox Foundation). A wonderful opportunity to help and to make a real difference to the work of this amazing charity. Join us for a great evening out in one of the coolest venues in London and be entertained by a wonderful selection of musicians and speakers.
18/06/2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
OMEARA, London Bridge
Sunday Supper and Shorts
18/06/2017
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sneinton Hermitage Community Centre, Nottingham