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September 19 - September 25
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    19.September.Sunday
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  • 20
    20.September.Monday

    Loving Earth panel display in Birmingham

    All day
    2021.09.20-2021.09.28
    Peace Hub, 41 Bull Street, Birmingham City Centre, B4 6AF

    A display of Loving Earth Panels will be shown at the Birmingham Peace Hub,  20 – 24 September

     

    See: http://peacehub.org.uk/events/loving-earth-textiles-exhibition/

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    21.September.Tuesday
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    22.September.Wednesday
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  • 23
    23.September.Thursday

    CURIOSITY, CREATIVITY AND THE CLIMATE

    19:00 -20:30
    2021.09.23

    Join this Zoom event, organised by Christian Aid Scotland, exploring how creativity can inspire us to change the world.

    We’ll be talking with people who advocate for climate justice through creative practice. The panel of guests includes:

    • ID Campbell, UNESCO artist
    • David Coleman, Chaplain for Eco-Congregations Scotland
    • Dr Anna Fisk, climate activist, theologian and knitter
    • Rev Kathy Galloway, poet and hymn writer
    • Linda Murgatroyd, Quaker Arts Network and Loving Earth Project co-ordinator
    • Seonaid Knox, Prophetic Activist for Christian Aid, will guide our creative and curious conversations.

    Details and bookings  here

    This event is being held as part of Climate Fringe Week.

    For more information about this pre-COP26 festival, check out the Climate Fringe website.

     

  • 24
    24.September.Friday

    Loving Earth Project display opens at Tayport Festival

    All day
    2021.09.24-2021.09.26
    Kirk Wynd, Tayport, Fife, Scotland

    A selection of Loving Earth panels will be happening as part of this festival at the Tayport Auld Kirk from 24th to 26th September.

    Details to follow and at https://climatefringe.org/climate-fringe-week-events/

    Caring for what we love in the face of environmental threats

    19:00 -20:30
    2021.09.24
    38 Elmbank Crescent, Glasgow G2 4PS
    In this evening’s panel discussion, invited speakers  will talk about some particular challenges depicted by Loving Earth panels of their choice, what is being or can be done locally,  and what more needs to be done at national and international levels. There will also be opportunities for audience participation. 

    Speakers will include:

    Alistair McIntosh – Glasgow Quaker and environmental campaigner
    Zarina Ahmed – Climate change and environment officer
    Gillian McFarland – Visual artist working on land use
     Lindsey Fielder Cook –  Quaker United Nations Office
    Jon Slowe: Director, Delta Energy & Environment consultancy

    Rici Marshall Cross  (Edinburgh Quakers) will be the MC.

    This panel discussion will be held both at Glasgow Meeting House and on Zoom, and is Free.

    Book here to join us on Zoom

    Book here to join us at Glasgow Meeting House,   (numbers limited for COVID restrictions. subject to availability of space and COVID restrictions).

     

  • 25
    25.September.Saturday

    Dumbarton Climate Fringe weekend : LEP textile workshops

    All day
    2021.09.25
    The Denny Ship Model Experiment Tank Castle St., Dumbarton G82 1QS

    Drop – in, facilitated textile workshops at 10.30am – 12.30 and 1.30pm – 3.30pm to coincide with the opening of the Loving Earth Project exhibition at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton.

     

     

     

     

    https://www.scottishmaritimemuseum.org/event/dumbarton-climate-fringe-weekend-loving-earth-project-panel-making-workshop/

     

     

     

     

     

    Loving Earth exhibition opens at Scottish Maritime Museum, Dumbarton

    00:00
    2021.09.25-2022.02.05
    The Denny Ship Model Experiment Tank Castle St., Dumbarton G82 1QS

    A display of Loving Earth panels will be on show at the Scottish Maritime Museum in Dumbarton from 25 September until the end of January 2022.

    A series of textile workshops 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 Sewing Circle

    10:30 -12:00
    2021.09.25

    A chance to sew , draw or progress your Loving Earth panel in the online company of others, quietly chatting if you feel like it, to share inspiration and support each othe

     

    Facilitated informally by Jasmine Piercy.

    Starts at 10.30 am UK time

    Email jasminep321@yahoo.co.uk  for the Zoom link. Free.

    Loving Earth workshop in Wendover

    11:00 -16:00
    2021.09.25
    Church Lane, Wendover, Bucks. HP22 6N

    Sally Prendergast and David Blackmore will be jointly running a free Loving Earth workshop at St Mary’s on Saturday 25th September 1100-1600,  in conjunction with the exhibition of Loving Earth panels at the church. This will provide an opportunity to reflect on the issues raised by the exhibition and to respond individually and creatively.

    There is no need to book – just turn up, enjoy some reflective conversations and start sketching out some ideas. Tea and coffee will be served.

    Further details at https://stmaryswendover.org/ .

Exhibitions and some of the associated events are supported by

       Edith M Ellis Trust