Events - 17 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
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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
Fingerprints: Woodcut Printing Workshop 17/06/2018
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Shakespeare’s Globe, London Synopsis A hands-on workshop led by Syrian artist Dima Karout where participants are invited to create, carve and print patterns to form a collective artwork. Using memories [...] View event
Hull University and Refugee Football session 17/06/2018
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Univeristy of Hull Sports Grounds, Hull Refugees, asylum seekers and University of Hull staff get together to play football at the University of Hull football ground. This fun event is free [...] View event
Celebrate Refugee Week 17/06/2018
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
New Walk Museum, Leicester Celebrate the contribution displaced people have made to our society, from film and music to stories and games, with free family activities and crafts. The [...] View event
Refugee Week launch at the V&A 17/06/2018
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
V&A, London We launch this year’s Refugee Week with an event produced in collaboration with the V&A. This is a very special year when we mark the 20th anniversary [...] View event
Finding Soraya / Director Q&A session with Najia Khaan 17/06/2018
3:00 pm
Broadway Cinema, Nottingham FILM An Afghan-born woman goes back to her native land after 20 years in London to find the spirit of the lost, progressive ideas of [...] View event
LET’S EID TOGETHER: NNRF Master Chef 17/06/2018
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
NNRF, The Sycamore Centre, Nottingham FOOD EVENT For one afternoon only, NNRF (Nottingham and Notts Refugee Forum) will become a multicultural culinary hub. We’re inviting our staff, volunteers and especially [...] View event
Arts in Action 17/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Writers’ Studio, Nottingham MUSIC/DANCE/EXHIBITION/SPOKEN WORD Arts in Action is headlined by Georgina Wilding, Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate. Take a walking poetry and performing arts tour, representing the journey [...] View event
Through Our Eyes + Q&A with director Samir Mehanovic 17/06/2018
6:00 pm
BFI, London Does humanity ever learn from past tragedy? BAFTA-winning director Samir Mehanovic investigates. BAFTA-winning director Samir Mehanovic asks whether humanity ever learns from past tragedy, and [...] View event
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Human Cargo with Matthew Crampton & Jeff Warner 17/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
The Place Theatre, Bedford Bedfordshire 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
The Abbey Fundraising Event for Host Abingdon to Celebrate Refugee Week 17/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Abbey Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon Oxfordshire Myths & Visions Solo performance by Késia Decoté of pieces for extended piano techniques and for toy piano, combining dance with music by Henry Cowell, [...] View event
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The Other by Gaël Le Cornec 17/06/2018 - 29/06/2018
All Day Embark on a disturbing coming-of-age, award-winning show (Edinburgh Fringe 2016), overflowing with poetry, strange creatures and stunning imagery. View event
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The Travels of Song 17/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s Church, Brighton The Travels of Song explores both the itinerancy and universality of music, where a tune composed in one country could end up adopted by another, [...] View event