Events - 16 Jun 18

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

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101 Beads: Kurdistan in War 16/04/2018 - 25/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Arts Window, Nottingham PHOTOGRAPHY – British- Kurdish photographer Gaylan Nazad presents photographs from Iraqi Kurdistan, captured over the past two years during the regional conflict with Islamic State. [...] View event
The Sea is The Limit 04/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Thought provoking works of art exploring the current and ongoing issues of migration, dispossession and national borders are brought together in a major new exhibition [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
All Day
Bristol, Bristol Celebration, Information and Integration. A month long programme of arts, cultural and education events, bringing together communities across Bristol to share space and learn about [...] View event
And Still I Rise 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – An exhibition of poetry, photography and film which showcases the talents of the PAMOJA Women Together Group from Nottingham Refugee Forum. PAMOJA [...] View event
Hidden Histories - 20 years of supporting immigration detainees 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham FILM – An oral history project produced by the Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID), marking 20 years of volunteer visiting to people held [...] View event
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Belonging(s) 15/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
All Day
New School House Gallery, York North Yorkshire Art exhibition:  “Belonging(s)” by Hilly Fletcher The concept of a shelter, a safe place... a HOME, is one that many of us take for granted. [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 15/06/2018 - 16/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate The Croydon Avengers Written by Oladipo Agboluaje Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked vigilantes send Croydon’'s crime rate plummeting. They’'ve run [...] View event
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101 Beads: Kurdistan In War Book Launch 16/06/2018
12:00 am
City Arts Window, Nottingham BOOK LAUNCH/LITERATURE/TALK Join photographer Gaylan Nazad for the UK launch of 101 Beads: Kurdistan In War, a photographic representation of liminality and violence. Images from [...] View event
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Beyond Borders Festival 16/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Theatre Deli, The Old Library, London Following the success of 2017’s @HOMEFest, Theatre Deli are back with an even bigger festival of work to celebrate the contribution, ingenuity and resilience of [...] View event
Walk in My Shoes 16/06/2018
8:30 am - 8:30 pm
Louth Methodist Church, Louth Lincolnshire Can you imagine what it would be like to have to walk for days in just your shoes? Louth Churches for Refugees invite you to [...] View event
'When The Nest Falls' - Wokshop by Esna Su at Sarabande Foundation 16/06/2018
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sarabande: The Lee Alexander McQueen Foundation, London County (optional) Su grew up close to the Syrian border in Turkey. Her practice has been greatly informed by these origins and also by techniques handed down [...] View event
British Red Cross Refugee Week Celebration 16/06/2018
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Leicester, Leicester Leicestershire Every year during Refugee Week, the British Red Cross organises an event in Leicester for people to learn more about the work we do helping [...] View event
Seeking Refuge 16/06/2018
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
National Maritime Museum, London For centuries families have crossed land and sea in search of safety and security. Join the National Maritime Museum and explore the experiences of migrants [...] View event
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Refugee Week in Southwark - People versus Borders 16/06/2018
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm
All Saints Church, London Southwark Refugee Response will be holding a half-day event with food, music, films and discussion. The event will be facilitated by Guardian columnist and broadcaster [...] View event
Coffee afternoon 16/06/2018
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Romsey Library, Romsey Hampshire A get together with coffee and cake to chat and raise awareness of refugees past and present. View event
One World Cultural Celebration 16/06/2018
2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
All Saints’ Church, Nottingham COMMUNITY EVENT An afternoon of music, dance, fashion and food from around the world, drawing on the gifts and skills of the asylum seekers and [...] View event
Boy 87 with author Ele Fountain 16/06/2018
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sillitoe Room, Waterstones, Notingham LITERATURE Author and editor, Ele Fountain saw first-hand the heart-breaking effects of the refugee crisis whilst living in Ethiopia with her young family. She joins [...] View event
World Jam: Home 16/06/2018
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers’ Studio, Nottingham MUSIC/SPOKEN WORD/CREATIVE WRITING World Jam is an inter-cultural and multilingual group of writers, poets and performers bringing different nationalities and cultures together. This event will [...] View event
Hosting – What is it? + Immigration Detention – An indefinite Sentence 16/06/2018
7:00 pm
Sherwood Methodist Church Hall, Nottingham A SOCIAL/INFORMATION EVENT WITH FOOD. Morton Hall Detainee Visitor Group (MHDVG) and HOST Nottingham come together to talk about their different areas of work with [...] View event
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Human Cargo with Matthew Crampton & Jeff Warner 16/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Florence Nightingale Hall, Holloway, Matlock An epic night of story and song, with storyteller Matthew Crampton and American folk musician Jeff Warner, Human Cargo gives voice to past exiles – [...] View event
Music Action International present... Gone (Full Show) @ HOME Manchester 16/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
HOME Manchester, Manchester A remarkable tale of truth and hope in a fantastical world, told with beautiful handmade puppetry, physical theatre and poetry, Gone is inspired by the writing, experiences [...] View event
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Music of the Dispossessed 16/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church, Brighton The Crossing Borders Festival seeks to celebrate refugees by performing some of the great works of music written by famous composers who, at some point [...] View event