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Lancaster Refugee Week, Open Day & Party

Friends Meeting House, Lancaster LA1 1TX
Lancaster City of Sanctuary


Our Shared Futures will be celebrated at this exciting Refugee Week event, held at the Friends Meeting House on Saturday, July 1st between 2.00 – 9.00 pm. 

There will be coffee & cake (including Turkish coffee) in the afternoon, alongside information stalls, Victoria’s Sewing Circle, yoga & relaxation workshops, an art workshop facilitated by international refugee artist Samira Kitman, and a workshop delivered by CAFOD on understanding the process of becoming a refugee. 

From 5.00 pm there will be a World Food Café, with food from Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Eritrea and Ethiopia.

There will be music and dance performances, a Zumba workshop, all rounded off with a party! 

Global Link is organising the event in partnership with Lancaster and Morecambe City of Sanctuary.