News and Notices August 12th

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Quaker men’s group

Will be meeting next Sunday after Meeting for Worship at 12pm in the Mezzanine room. Anyone interested who has not been and wants to find out more contact Mark Lallemand on or on 2666448.

WILPF Summer Garden Party Saturday 1st. September

2.30 pm. to 5.30 pm; 73 Hutcliffe Wood Road, Beauchief Sheffield S8.
Proceeds to help WILPF (Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom) campaigns to
challenge militarism, poverty and inequality.
click here for more details:

Real Food Weekend at Bamford Quaker Community; 31st Aug – 2nd Sept

Join Jinny and Laurie for a weekend combining earthiness, creativity and culinary joy. We’ll harvest garden produce, make our own bread and invent new vegan recipes as we cook together. There will be opportunities for hands-on learning and for discussion of the principles and politics of sustainable food. All this set in the context of our Quaker community with twice-daily meeting for worship.
Starts with supper about 6.30 on Friday 31st August, finishes at 3.30 p.m. on Sunday 2nd September.
The cost of £90 includes comfortable accommodation mostly in single rooms and the fantastic food we create.

Peace & Reconciliation in the Great Lakes region Sat, 8 Sept: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Discussion and screening of “Icyizere: Hope” Quaker Meeting House. More details here:

Sheffield Renewables Share Offer Launch Sept 15th 3pm

United Reformed Church, Norfolk Street
An opportunity to invest in this exciting community cooperative project to generate electricity from the flow of the River Don. Click here for more details:

Counting Women In Campaign

Make sure David Cameron keeps his promise to have 1/3 of his ministers be women by the end of his first term as Prime Minister. Sign the petition and join the campaign from here: