Events - 18 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
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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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MIGRATE Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Lightbox Gallery, LCB Depot, Leicester For Refugee Week, Journeys 2018 invites you to: MIGRATE A Unicef NextGen London exhibition presenting new photography exploring global migration by eight international photographers. Over [...] View event
My dream?: Refugee Week Art Exhibition 18/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
All Day
Capital of Cycling, Bradford West Yorkshire My dream? is an all-age, mixed media art exhibition, with work from schools, art students, and established artists, including asylum seekers and refugees.  There will [...] View event
Tented Dreams 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
City Screen, York An exhibition of artwork and artefacts produced by Syrian artists and children who are refugees in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan working with the [...] View event
Transformations 18/06/2018 - 08/07/2018
All Day
Raynes Park, Raynes Park In 2017 Raynes Park Community Church became one of the first groups to be a Community Sponsor of a refugee family from Syria.  This series [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - Bury College Art Showcase 18/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
Mill Gate Shopping Centre, Bury Art and Design students from Bury College explore the story of Warth Mills Internment Camp and its internees. They use this as the basis for [...] View event
Warth Mills Internment Camp Project - official exhibition 18/06/2018 - 21/09/2018
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Fusiliers Museum, Bury, Bury Greater Manchester When Churchill ordered all German, Austrian and Italian men resident in Britain to be arrested, a disused cotton mill outside Manchester was hurriedly turned into [...] View event
FREE Drama Workshop for Schools with Phosphoros Theatre 18/06/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Theatre Royal, Theatre Square Nottingham WORKSHOP This workshop is aimed at young people with little knowledge of or friendships with refugee communities. It will explore experiences of forced migration and [...] View event
Lunch with Syrian Families in Bridlington 18/06/2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Christ Church Bridlington, Bridlington East Yorkshire Christ Church in Bridlington together with Refugee Council is organising a cooking event on 18th June 2018. Come along to taste some traditional Syrian food, [...] View event
FREE Drama Workshop for Professionals with Phosphoros Theatre 18/06/2018
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Nelson’s Studio, Theatre Royal and Concert Hall, Nottingham WORKSHOP An opportunity to immerse yourself in the role of a newly-arrived child seeking refuge. A workshop to challenge your thinking and understand the importance [...] View event
Notts County Football in the Community (FITC) session at Nottingham College 18/06/2018
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Nottingham College, Nottingham SPORT FITC, in partnership with Nottingham College, runs free weekly football training sessions for student refugees and asylum seekers. Join in to keep fit, make [...] View event
Launch - Bradford Refugee Week 2018 18/06/2018
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Margaret McMillan Tower, Bradford West Yorkshire This event launches Bradford's week long celebrations.  There will be music, drama and poetry from children and young people - and from those who are [...] View event
The Big Share 18/06/2018
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Park Avenue Education Centre, Hul The Big Share: bring donations and enjoy world food. View event
Nottingham Refugee Week Launch 18/06/2018
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Council House Ballroom, Nottingham FOOD AND ENTERTAINMENT Join us for music, dancing, drumming, craft and food to officially launch refugee week celebrations in Nottingham. Come along to find out [...] View event
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Lingering Ghosts Opening 18/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
St Martin-in-the-Fields, London Join us for the opening night of the Lingering Ghosts exhibition at St Martin-in-the-Fields to mark the start of Refugee week. Enjoy drinks and nibbles on Monday 18th June, 6:30pm [...] View event
Welcome to the Prison Island (Lesbos): immobilisation, solidarity, resistance 18/06/2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The Open University in London, London In the aftermath of the so-called "refugee crisis" and the implementation of the EU-Turkey Statement, refugees have indefinitely been trapped on Lesbos Island. Lesbos has [...] View event
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How Refugee Composers Changed the Music of Hollywood 18/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Level 4 Foyer, Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham SPEAKER/TALK The Classical Music Roadmap with Jonathan James Join music presenter, Jonathan James to discover how brilliant migrant composers like Erich Korngold, Max Steiner and [...] View event
Play for Progress presents: Music & Poetry from Ruth Padel and Anna MacDonald 18/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Poplar Union, London An evening of poetry and music surrounding the human journey of migration with award winning poet and writer Ruth Padel and musician Anna MacDonald. The evening will examine why [...] View event
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'United' Choral Concert in support of Croeso Penarth and Sharedydd 18/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tabernacle Baptist Church, Penarth S Glamorgan Marrying works by American and British composers in a confetti of musical styles from sacred, folk, jazz, spirituals and pop. In support of Refugee Week, [...] View event
I am Mehdi Ahmadi 18/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Bourne Street Elim Church, Hull I am Mehdi Ahmadi tells the moving story of a refugee’s jouney to find sanctuary in Hull. View event