Events - 19 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
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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
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Everyday Myths (including Audio Walk Performances) 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
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Sheffield & Tinsley Canal, Watson’s Walk, Sheffield South Yorkshire The Sheffield & Tinsley Canal is a surreal place rich in history, but often hidden from view. Everyday Myths is an interactive audio walk interweaving [...] View event
Refugee Week Luton 2018 Sewing Project Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
All Day
The Mall, Luton This year we share our service users' stories through fabrics, threads and buttons to create a showcase of cultures, languages and religions in our community. Participants from our weekly [...] View event
IRF Presents: Refugee Week 2018 @ Islington Assembly Hall 19/06/2018
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
Islington Assembly Hall, London Islington Refugee Forum in partnership with Islington Council would like to cordially invite you all to celebrate Refugee Week. What is Refugee Week? Refugee Week [...] View event
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Long Journey Home 19/06/2018 - 26/06/2018
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Artcore, Derby Derbyshire As part of Refugee Week we invite you to join us for the launch of Long Journey Home on Tuesday 19th June 10am-4.30pm at Artcore. A group [...] View event
Refugee Week Bicycle Ride 19/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Starting at Revolution, Cottingham East Yorkshire The Refugee Council together with East Riding Council is organising a Refugee Week Bicycle Ride on 19th June 2018. This free event offers the opportunity [...] View event
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Art For Action UPROOTED Exhibition 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
11:00 am - 6:30 pm
St Aldates Church, Oxford Oxfordshire Art For Actions UPROOTED exhibition. Showcasing Rose Illingworth's compassionate portrait paintings, the founder of Art For Action. Two refugee photographers, Abdulazez Dukhan from Syria and [...] View event
Refugee Week Storytime 19/06/2018
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Romsey Library, Romsey A free storytime with craft activity and colouring.  Aimed at pre-schoolers and their carers. View event
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Shared Art for Refugee Week 19/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Leeds City Museum, Leeds Come and join in creating art in the central hall of the museum with an artist, as part of Refugee Week. We will use birds, [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
11:00 am - 11:50 am
Ovalhouse, London Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve run away from their war-torn homes [...] View event
Portland Centre Open Day 19/06/2018
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Portland Centre, Meadows Nottingham SPORT Notts County Football in the Community invites refugees and asylum seekers to enjoy free access to the facilities at Portland Centre. Activities available will [...] View event
Film Screening: Human Flow, at The Open University 19/06/2018
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Open University, Milton Keynes Human Flow (2 hours 20 minutes) A film by Ai Weiwei More than 65 million people around the world have been forced from their homes [...] View event
House of Fame Exhibition Walkthrough in Kurdish 19/06/2018
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham ART/DISCUSSION Join us for a walkthrough of some of the works featured in our House of Fame exhibition, upstairs in the galleries. Come and hear [...] View event
Different Pasts, Shared Furture 19/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
HG Wells, Wells Suite, Woking Surrey An evening of guest speakers, poetry and cultural performances including orchestral pieces, dances and much more …. A light buffet will supplied after the performances. [...] View event
District 9 – film screening 19/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham FILM Come and join us for a free screening of District 9, a sci-fi that tells the story of an alien race forced to flee [...] View event
Migration Matters Festival Opening Party 19/06/2018 - 20/06/2018
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Theatre Deli Sheffield, Sheffield Migration Matters Festival 2018 is here! Kicking off with a burst of energy, rhythm, food and vibrant company, our opening party is the place to [...] View event
The Abbey Fundraising Event for OKSA and The Red Cross 19/06/2018
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The Abbey Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon Oxfordshire Join The Abbey community for an exciting evening of songs and sharing to help celebrate Refugee Week and to raise funds for OKSA (Oxford Kurdish [...] View event
A Syrian Love Story: film 19/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Place Theatre, Bedford Bedfordshire Amer met Ragda, when both were locked up in a Syrian jail for speaking out against an oppressive regime. Twenty years and four sons later, [...] View event
Resettling Refugees in Louth - Community Sponsorship Launch 19/06/2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Louth Methodist Church, Louth Lincolnshire Louth Churches for Refugees are launching their Community Sponsorship bid to resettle a Syrian refugee family in the Louth district. We look forward to welcoming [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 19/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Ovalhouse, London The Croydon Avengers By Maya Productions Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked and hijab-wearing vigilantes send Croydon’s crime rate plummeting. They’ve [...] View event
The Displaced: Marina Lewycka and Dina Nayeri in conversation 19/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Level 6, Foyles, London Foyles has partnered with Abrams Press to host a very special event with authors Marina Lewycka and Dina Nayeri for The Displaced, a collection of essays [...] View event
Tiger and Clay launch and panel discussion – With Rana Adbulfattah, Juan delGado and Camilla Reeve 19/06/2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Five Leaves Bookshop, Nottingham LITERATURE Join us for the Nottingham launch of Tiger and Clay, a collection of poetry and memoir by Rana Abdulfattah, a young Syrian woman writing [...] View event
Human Flow 19/06/2018
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Pound arts centre, Corsham Wiltshire Free but ticketed. Screening in partnership with Wiltshire 4 Refugees. Captured over the course of a year in 23 countries, this epic film journey led [...] View event
'Seeing Daylight: The Photography of Dorothy Bohm' - film screening + Q&A 19/06/2018
8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Square Chapel, Halifax West Yorkshire To mark Refugee Week 2018, Square Chapel are screening the incredible true story of the Jewish photographer Dorothy Bohm, who fled the Nazis and made [...] View event
Phosphoros Theatre presents Dear Home Office: Still Pending 19/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham Nottinghamshire THEATRE Nominated for the Amnesty Freedom of Expression Award in 2016. Kareem has settled in London, but the sudden arrival of his destitute brother forces [...] View event
A season in France 19/06/2018
8:30 pm - 10:45 pm
BFI, London A teacher flees to France from his war-torn country in this deeply affecting drama. View event