News and Notices August 19th

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Click here for notices for 19th August:
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/m/shqu/noticesaugust19th2012.pdf

NEWS

Real Food weekend at the Quaker Community, Bamford 31 August to 2 September

Click here for more details: http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/m/shqu/real_food_aug_2012.pdf

Games over for Atos – August 27th-31st

A series of protests against Atos, the company making a mess of disability assessments, but who are also a sponsor of the Paralympics Games.
click here for more details http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/m/shqu/games_over_for_atos.pdf

Ben’s Centre AGM 4th September 2012

Find out how the money you put in the tin for coffee on Sundays is put to good use
Starting at 4.30 At 2 Orange Street Sheffield S1 4DW
Formal stuff first then a very tasty Curry can be purchased for a very small sum and then its Quiz time with Prizes fit for a King
RSVP to Sue Smith benscentre@hotmail.co.uk
click here for more on Ben’s Centre: http://benscentre.wordpress.com/

A Heart as Large as the World: Cultivating Metta – Loving Kindness Sat. 8th Sept

A one-day Insight Meditation retreat with: Zohar Lavie
at: St Andrews Church, 31 Psalter Lane, Sheffield S11 8YL
(venue is on ground floor & accessible to wheelchair users)
on: Sat 8th Sept 10 am – 4.30 pm (arrive and register from 9.30)
Cost: £10 / £15 / £20 plus ‘dana’
Metta (loving kindness) practice connects us to the boundless qualities of our own hearts and to the deep and natural affinity we have with all of life. By exploring and nurturing these qualities we can step beyond our perceived limitations to allow healing within ourselves and in the world around us.
This day of loving kindness practice will include guided meditations, exercises and time for enquiry. The day will be held in silence.
more details and booking form from: http://www.sheffieldinsightmeditation.org.uk/retreats/

Interfaith week: A Symposium on discipleship in faith traditions SAT 24 NOV

12 NOON to 4PM
BURNGREAVE ASHRAM
86 SPITAL HILL SHEFFIELD S4 7LG
Vegetarian Lunch & Drinks Provided
Limited Spaces – Book now to reserve your place!
Click here for more details and booking form:
http://www.sheffieldquakers.org.uk/m/shqu/intfth_wk.2012._flyr.1.pdf