Funday Friday is celebrating Inter-Faith Week

Funday Friday is celebrating Inter-Faith Week

Fri 15 November 2019 11:00-14:00

The Students' Union, Frenchay

As part of Inter-Faith Week, Funday Friday is celebrating the important few days with some new activities.

11:00-14:00: There will be a Contemplation Garden in the Lower Engagement Space. Come and relax with friends, or on your own, in our open-minded oasis. Write your belief on a leaf and enjoy a free cup of tea, coffee, or even a herbal tea- and a biscuit. Bring your reusable cup along.

13:00-14:00: Observe Friday Prayer. Brothers and Sisters are welcome. Head to the Wallscourt Farmhouse for the start time and someone will welcome you at the door. 

13:30: Come along to a FREE yoga and meditation session in the Upper Engagement Space. Everyone is welcome - take part whether you are experienced or want to try it for the first time. Bring your own yoga mat or borrow one of ours.

All our usual activities are available: board games; table football; table tennis; Netflix; Nintendo switch; free tea, coffee, herbal teas and biscuits.

The Students Union

We have some Faith Societies here at UWE:

Christian Union: https://www.thestudentsunion.co.uk/soc/christianunion/

Islamic Society: https://www.thestudentsunion.co.uk/soc/islamicstudents/

Krishna Consciousness: https://www.thestudentsunion.co.uk/soc/kcsoc/

Jewish Society: https://www.bristolsu.org.uk/groups/j-soc-jewish (This is a University of Bristol society but UWE students are welcome)

Is your Faith not represented? You could start your own Society to make sure it is: https://www.thestudentsunion.co.uk/opportunities/societies/start-a-society/

On Campus

UWE has a Community Hub that has a range of faith and spirituality services including a room for prayer, reflection and meditation.

There's also a drop-in space and a dedicated Muslim prayer room. Drop in Monday to Friday 10:00-16:00, or follow the link to find out more information: https://www1.uwe.ac.uk/students/thecommunityhub.aspx

There are also regular sessions that run every week on campus: Buddhist meditation, Yoga, Quaker meeting meetings and Muslim prayer.

https://www1.uwe.ac.uk/students/healthandwellbeing/faithandspirituality/activitiesandevents.aspx

There is also UWE Faith Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/uwefaith/ - you are welcome to join.

 

https://www.interfaithweek.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

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