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October 31 - November 06
  • 31
    31.October.Sunday

    Loving Earth Project at Glasgow Quaker Meeting House

    All day
    2021.10.31-2021.11.14
    38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS

    A selection of textile panels from our international collection will be on display at the Meeting House during COP 26 fortnight.

    The exhibition will be open to the public from Friday 5th till Sunday 7th November inclusive, from 2 till 5pm. All welcome.

    The rest of the time those attending other events at the Meeting house users of the Meeting will have the opportunity to see this display. This includes the  discussion of issues raised by Loving Earth textile panels, on the evening of 3rd November (at the Meeting House and on Zoom).

    More information about events for COP 26 organised by Scottish Quakers is available at https://www.quakerscotland.org/cop26 .

    NB Unfortunately the Meeting Room is not wheelchair accessible – it is up some steep stairs.

  • 01
    01.November.Monday

    Loving Earth Panels on the Isle of Arran

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.14

    A small display of Loving Earth Panels will be on show at the Geo Park, Lochranza until the end of COP26.

    For details and opening times, see https://www.arrangeopark.co.uk

     

    Loving Earth Project at Glasgow Quaker Meeting House

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.14
    38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS

    A selection of textile panels from our international collection continues to be shown  at the Meeting House during COP 26 fortnight.

    The exhibition will be open to the public from Friday 5th till Sunday 7th November inclusive, from 1 till 5pm. All welcome.

    The rest of the time those attending other events at the Meeting house users of the Meeting will have the opportunity to see this display. This includes the  discussion of issues raised by Loving Earth textile panels, on the evening of 3rd November (at the Meeting House and on Zoom).

    More information about events for COP 26 organised by Scottish Quakers is available at https://www.quakerscotland.org/cop26 .

    NB Unfortunately the Meeting Room is not wheelchair accessible – it is up some steep stairs.

    Loving Earth exhibition at Gorbals Parish Church

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.14

    50 panels of the Loving Earth Project will be on display at Gorbals Parish Church in Glasgow from 30 October to 14 November. There will also be LEP workshops on 30 October and 7 November.

    Gorbals Parish Church, 1 Errol Gardens, Glasgow G5 0RA

    Public Opening Times:

    Sat 30th Oct: 2.30-6pm, with workshop 3-4.30pm

    Sun 31st : 2pm-8pm

    Mon 1st Nov: 11am-8pm

    Fri 5th:           4pm-8pm

    Sat 6th:          11am-6pm

    Sun 7th:         2pm-8pm, with workshop 2.30-4pm

    Mon 8th:        11am-8pm

    Fri 12th:         4pm-8pm

    Sat 13th:        11am-6pm

    Sun 14th:       2pm-8pm, Final day

    Save the Children shop displays in Glasgow

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.13

    Two Save the Children shops in Glasgow, one in Bearsden and one on Byres Road, will have Loving Earth Panels on display in their shop windows from 1 to 13 November.Save the Children, 47 Milngavie Rd, Bearsden, Glasgow G61 2DW

    Save the Children, 165 Byres Rd, Glasgow G12 8TS

    Our Future World

    Loving Earth Project at Glasgow Quaker Meeting House

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.14
    38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS

    A selection of textile panels from our international collection continues to be shown  at the Meeting House during COP 26 fortnight.

    The exhibition will be open to the public from Frida 5th till Sunday 7th November inclusive, from 2 till 5pm. All welcome.

    The rest of the time those attending other events at the Meeting house users of the Meeting will have the opportunity to see this display. This includes the  discussion of issues raised by Loving Earth textile panels, on the evening of 3rd November (at the Meeting House and on Zoom).

    More information about events for COP 26 organised by Scottish Quakers is available at https://www.quakerscotland.org/cop26 .

    NB Unfortunately the Meeting Room is not wheelchair accessible – it is up some steep stairs.

    Loving Earth panels at Maryhill Burgh Halls

    All day
    2021.11.01-2021.11.15
    10-24 Gairbraid Avenue Glasgow G20 8YE

    A selection of Loving Earth Project’s textile panels continues to be  on display in the foyer of Maryhill Burgh Hall during COP 26 and in the weeks before it.

    Come and see some beautiful textile images in different styles made by a variety of people in around the world, about some of the things they personally love, what needs to happen to avoid damage to them from climate and environmental breakdown,  and what the panel- makers are doing to help.

    What do you love?  You can also add your own contribution to the installation of Loving Earth postcards at Maryhill Burgh Halls.

    Free.

    Opening times are generally Monday – Friday (10am – 6pm). Please see the Hall website for updates and more details.

    Loving Earth exhibition at Scottish Maritime Museum, Dumbarton

    All day
    2021.11.01-2022.02.05
    The Denny Ship Model Experiment Tank Castle St., Dumbarton G82 1QS

    A display of Loving Earth panels continues to be on show at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton until the end of January 2022.

    A series of textile workshops and other events will be organised during the course of the exhibition.

    Open Monday to Saturday 10am to 4pm .

    See the museum’s website for further details of exhibition opening times, access and associated events.
    NB Please check covid-related information on the museum’s website and book your ticket in advance where possible.

     

     

    https://www.scottishmaritimemuseum.org/exhibitions/coming-soon-loving-earth-project/

    Loving Earth Exhibition at Dundee Meeting House

    12:30 -16:00
    2021.11.01-2021.11.04
    This exhibition at  Dundee Quaker Meeting House continues to be open to the general public on Thursdays, through  to  4th November.
    Our Meeting House has only recently been opened and the exhibition will provide an opportunity for Quakers from other parts of Scotland and local people to visit the new space.
    https://www.quakerscotland.org/dundee
    The Meeting House, 9 Whitehall Crescent, Dundee, DD1 4AR
    The building has level access.
    The display will be open on Thursdays from 12.30 – 4pm. There will be a short Meeting for Worship at 12.30.

    The demonstrations/ come and try sessions are 1 – 3pm . 14th Oct, rope/string mat making.  21st Oct, new uses for old felted jumpers!  Two more to be decided.

    The Joy of Helping Nature Be Beautiful Again
  • 02
    02.November.Tuesday

    Loving Earth exhibitions in and around Glasgow today

    All day
    2021.11.02

    Groups of Loving Earth panels are on display in several venues in and around Glasgow for COP 26 . Full details are listed on the Nov 1 page of this calendar .

    Those you can see today are at: Maryhill Burgh Halls , The Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton ( a short train ride from Glasgow and a nice place to see the Clyde open out), and at two Save the Children shops. Tomorrow evening you can see them and join a discussion  with participants from around the world at Glasgow Meeting House, and there’s a textile workshop on Sunday at Gorbals church.

  • 03
    03.November.Wednesday

    Loving Earth exhibitions in and around Glasgow today

    All day
    2021.11.03

    Groups of Loving Earth panels are on display in several venues in and around Glasgow for COP 26 . Full details are listed on the Nov 1 page of this calendar .

    Those you can see today are at: Maryhill Burgh Halls , The Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton ( a short train ride from Glasgow and a nice place to see the Clyde open out), and at two Save the Children shops. This  evening you can see them and join a discussion  with participants from around the world at Glasgow Meeting House, and there’s a textile workshop on Sunday at Gorbals church.

    Caring for what we love in the face of environmental threats: an international conversation

    19:00 -20:30
    2021.11.03
    38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS
    Invited participants from different parts of the world will introduce this evening’s conversation, selecting some Loving Earth panels as a starting point
    Speakers include:
    Wopicho Apollo, speaking  from Uganda where he trains a variety of groups about sustainability, adaptation and mitigation measures and plays a leading role in the Friends Church of Uganda (Quakers)
    Ed Tyler teaches permaculture in Glasgow and works to create regenerative culture in the Clyde bioregion.
    Beverley Ward  is Field Secretary for Earthcare in the South Eastern Yearly Meeting of  Quakers and has a wide range of experience   across the Americas. She will be speaking from Florida.

    This event will be held both on Zoom and at the Glasgow Quaker Meeting House, and is free.

    To attend on Zoom please book via this link: Eventbrite Caring-for-what-we-love-in-the-world-in-the-face-of-environmental-threats-ONLINE

    To attend in person at the Meeting House (where numbers will be limited for Covid-safety) please book via this link: Eventbrite Caring-for-what-we-love-in-the-world-in-the-face-of-environmental-threats-tickets-MEETING HOUSE 

  • 04
    04.November.Thursday

    Loving Earth exhibitions in and around Glasgow today

    All day
    2021.11.04

    Groups of Loving Earth panels are on display in several venues in and around Glasgow for COP 26 . Full details are listed on the Nov 1 page of this calendar .

    Those you can see today are at: Maryhill Burgh Halls , The Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton ( a short train ride from Glasgow and a nice place to see the Clyde open out), and at two Save the Children shops.  Other venues reopen on Friday and there’s a textile workshop on Sunday at Gorbals church.

  • 05
    05.November.Friday

    Loving Earth exhibitions in and around Glasgow today

    All day
    2021.11.05

    Groups of Loving Earth panels are on display in several venues in and around Glasgow for COP 26 . Full details are listed on the Nov 1 page of this calendar .

    Reopening today are those at The Quaker Meeting House (from 1 to 5pm ) and the Gorbals Parish Church (from 4 till 8pm). Also open are displays at Maryhill Burgh Halls , The Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton ( a short train ride from Glasgow and a nice place to see the Clyde open out), and at two Save the Children shops.  There’s a textile workshop coming up on Sunday at Gorbals church.

  • 06
    06.November.Saturday

    Loving Earth exhibitions in and around Glasgow today

    All day
    2021.11.06

    Groups of Loving Earth panels are on display in several venues in and around Glasgow for COP 26 . Full details and opening times are listed on the Nov 1 page of this calendar .

    Open today are those at The Quaker Meeting House  and the Gorbals Parish Church , the Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton and at two Save the Children shops.  There’s a textile workshop coming up tomorrow Sunday at Gorbals church and one at the Maritime museum next Saturday

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