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What’s On

1. National GC Events; 2. Events with GC input; 3. Long list of events of all organisations
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1. NATIONAL GREEN CHRISTIAN EVENTS

3 Oct: Colchester: Green Christian on the Road CO2 &RY
23-25 Oct: Green Christian Retreat: Ringsfield Hall, Suffolk, NR34 8JR.
7 Nov GC Annual Members’ Meeting: 1pm-5pm, St Aloysius, London
( 2020 event cancelled)



2. EVENTS WITH A GC INPUT, OR A LOCAL GC EVENT

4 July: Connecting Prayer and Care for Creation. An online workshop with Peter Musgrave and friends. 1.00 – 3.00 pm. Donation (optional) £5. In this workshop we will provide an opportunity for people to explore their feelings in relation to the destruction of our environment and how that can lead us to deepen our prayers for the earth. See flyer.

19 Sept: London: A faith response to the climate emergency – with Ruth Jarman and friends – The Meditatio Centre, St Mark’s EC1R 1XX



3. EVENTS OF ALL ORGANISATIONS


May-June: CofE Webinars on getting to net zero carbon. Please bookz

2. Action planning This webinar focuses on developing an action plan for getting to net zero across all diocesan activities, including churches, schools and land. Current dates:    Thursday 11th June, 1-2pm. Tuesday 23rd June, 1-2pm. Thursday 25th June, 4-5pm. For all dates and times, register here.

4. Defining and measuring net zero This webinar focuses on what we mean by net zero; what is in and out of scope.  It also discusses ways we can start to measure net zero. Current dates:    Tuesday 16th June, 4-5pm Thursday 18th June, 1-2pm. Monday 29th June, 4-5pm. Thursday 2nd July, 1-2pm.


May-July: Hope for the Future Webinar Series: Common Hone, Common Ground

29th June – 1st July: Voices from the Youth Climate Movement With young people often at the forefront of global climate activism this webinar series will investigate the power of youth in creating change, the effects of this on their mental health, the problem of diversity in the climate movement and look at how best to facilitate the engagement of all young people in the climate movement.  

13th – 17th July: Keeping Faith in the Climate Climate change raises important moral questions about who we are in relation to the earth and in relation to others. Faith is a crucial lens through which many people seek to answer these questions. This webinar will look at what can be learned from different faith traditions in how we approach the problem of climate change. 

 

Sun 7 June: Bradford Cathedral online Hope on the Edge from 6pm  ‘Homes and Buildings’;  ‘Transport’;  ‘Trees and Nature’. Each section will be followed by prayer and reflection.

19-21 June: Nr Rickmansworth nr London: FaithJustice UK Summer Festival (Young adults) What Would You Risk For Your Faith? at the Catholic Worker Farm

22 June: Worcester Green Christian Local Group: Talk by Jenny Cook Designing for Sustainable Travel. 7.30pm by Zoom This session will look at how low carbon transport can enable the UK to achieve net-zero emissions based on the Zero Carbon Britain report. Sustainable travel in all its forms, using Worcestershire Parkway as a case study alongside opportunities to shift the thinking around active travel such as bike and walking post-COVID19.

22 June: 7pm Webinar Book Launch: Theology and Ecology in Dialogue: The Wisdom of Laudato Si‘ by Dermot A. Lane. To register for the launch, please email Carolanne Henry.

4 July: Connecting Prayer and Care for Creation. An online workshop with Peter Musgrave and friends. 1.00 – 3.00 pm. Donation (optional) £5. In this workshop we will provide an opportunity for people to explore their feelings in relation to the destruction of our environment and how that can lead us to deepen our prayers for the earth. See flyer.

16-20 Aug: Oxford: Seventh Oxford Summer School on Animal Ethics – Animals and Public Policy – Embodying, Implementing, and Institutionalising Animal Ethics – at Merton College, Oxford

1 Sept – 4 Oct: Creation Time

6 Sept: Climate Sunday Plan a Climate Sunday Service at your local church on 6 September or any Sunday in the coming year leading up to September 2021 the COP meeting in Autumn 2021 in Glasgow

Sat 19 Sep: Wirral Earth Fest, St Bridget’s Church Hall and fields, West Kirby

19 Sept 2020 London: A Faith Response to Climate Emergency with GC Information Officer, Ruth Jarman, 10.30 am – 4.00 pm. Cost £30 Concessions £20. Please bring a packed lunch.  Coffee and tea provided. The Meditatio Centre, St Mark’s Myddelton Square, London EC1R 1XX

Open Farm Sunday

3 Oct: Colchester: Green Christian on the Road: 10am to 4pm. St Stephen’s Church, Canterbury Road, Colchester, Essex CO2 7RY. Programme details later.

23-25 Oct: Green Christian Retreat: Ringsfield Hall, Suffolk, NR34 8JR. Open to all.

7 Nov GC Annual Members’ Meeting: 1pm-5pm, St Aloysius, 20 Phoenix Road, Euston, London NW1 1TA. Shared lunch, meeting, and talk. An opportunity to contribute to the work of Green Christian, and to gain inspiration for your own. Open to all.

2021

23-25 July: The Hayes Conference Centre, Swanwick: The 2020 Annual Justice and Peace Conference-conference (or a form of it) has been postponed till 2021 – Related to – Action for Life on Earth’ includes GC members running workshops –

27-30 Aug 2021; Green Christian stall at Greenbelt

Some dates for prayer and action collated by Christian Concern for One Wo-rld

www.projectbritain.com/calendar/
national-awareness-days.com

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