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The Holy Land Whose land?

[ March 10, 2011; 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ] 7.30pm Thursday March 10th
A seminar for Christians and Jews 
to consider a recent document on Israel/Palestine from the Jewish community in the UK.
  The Cathedral Hostry
Based on the recently published document addressed to Christians from the Jewish Board of Deputies entitled
 
‘Zionism: a community view’  At
Presenting a reasoned Jewish position in support of the legitimacy of the state [...]

Still… in the City. Half an hour of empty breathing space! Quaker Meeting House

[ March 1, 2011; 5:30 pm to 6:00 pm. ] Every Tuesday 5.30-6pm, starting on March 1st
  Before you head home or out… Unwind in peace
  Find stillness and space to breath                     Given peace…  … you could feel things different

Can you imagine a group of people in Norwich offering the public thirty minutes of nothing at all?  The Norwich Quaker Meeting is doing something similar.  The idea [...]

From Rags to Stiches: Working Life in Norwich

[ February 28, 2011 10:00 am to March 9, 2011 4:00 pm. ] 28th February – 9th March at Fusion in the Forum free admission!
King Street Community Voices oral history project volunteers and interviewees have helped to create a new film being shown at the big screen in Fusion in the Forum (on your left as you walk towards the library). The filmshow includes wonderful archive footage of [...]

Spring Scheming – Shaping the Norwich we want

[ March 20, 2011; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Sunday, 20th March 18:00,
We have had a very exciting three years of community-led events and projects, many of them still flourishing. So in the evening of Sunday 20 March we will be celebrating all our successes so far and then looking to the future to see what dreams and schemes we could work towards next. [...]

Making Sense of the Financial Crisis in the Era of Peak Oil

[ March 25, 2011; 7:45 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Friday, 25th March 19:45 United Reformed Church Prince’s Street
Nicole Foss gave a gripping presentation to the Transition Network Conference last year and we are excited that she has agreed to come to Norwich to help us understand the challenges of climate change, economic recession, rising fuel and house prices. Under the pseudonym Stoneleigh, she is [...]

Norwich Stop The War Coalition steering committee meeting,

[ March 2, 2011; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]  Wed March. 2nd, 7.30 pm, Jurnet’s Bar, Wensum Lodge
Meeting of the Norwich Stop The War Coalition steering committee. Open to newcomers.

TOO BUSY TO BE BORED?

[ March 5, 2011; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]  Aladdin’s Cafe Magdalen St, Sat. 5 March at 3pm
Is feeling bored a good thing or a bad thing? This conversation explores what older people mean by “being bored”. Your input will help define various kinds of boredom and what value older people place on not being bored and on maintaining activities and social relationships.

International Women’s Centenary

[ March 11, 2011; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. ] Friday 11th March 12.30 Aladdin’s Cafe Magdalen St

International Women’s Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. The first International Women’s Day event was run in 1911; 2011 is the Global Centenary Year There will be two separate conversations to celebrate this week; [...]

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S CENTENARY

[ March 9, 2011; 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm. ]   Aladdin’s Cafe Magdalen St Wed. 9 March 12.30
International Women’s Day (8 March) is a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future. The first International Women’s Day event was run in 1911; 2011 is the Global Centenary Year There will be two separate conversations to celebrate this [...]

GREENSPEAK: How to talk people into compost and other inconveniences

[ March 26, 2011; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]  Saturday 26 March 3pm Aladdin’s Cafe Magdalen St
Sexing up recycling: Can it be done? The conversation revolves around the techniques we might use to generate and created messages that might encourage the reluctant to recycle and the grudging to act green.

Hot topics will be discussed in a series of cafes run by UEA MED lecturer [...]

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