March 21st is the United Nations International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD), which we observe every year, usually in City Hall. As I’m sure you know, the IDERD is a commemoration of a terrible massacre of unarmed protesters in South Africa in 1960. In 1966 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed this… Read more »
Posts By: Edmonton Interfaith Centre
Our March 6 Lunch and Learn featured board member Paula Kirman screening her new film McCauley: A Caring Community – Conversations on Social Housing. A lively discussion about poverty and homelessness in Edmonton, and solutions, followed. Here is the film to see for yourself.
Our annual Building Bridges Among Faith Traditions concert on January 29, 2017 was a huge success. Here are some of the musical (and dance) highlights:
Here is a video of Lewis Cardinal’s talk “The Three R’s: Reconciliation, Reparation, & Relationship” at our Lunch and Learn on December 12.
Our annual concert is coming up on January 29, 2017 – and in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, it’s going to be free (donations welcome)! It’s at 2:30 at the Royal Alberta Museum’s theatre (the old location – 12845 102 Avenue). We’ll still be having our silent auction and excellent cultural musical entertainment. Here’s the… Read more »
Our Lunch and Learn on November 14 featured Stephen Gallard discussing the Hope and Remembrance service for those who have been scarred by war in any way. Here is a video of his talk:
Please join the Edmonton Interfaith Centre and the City of Edmonton as we Mark the 10th anniversary of “Celebrating Our Faiths” in City Hall on Thursday, October 20 at 7 p.m. For 10 years this unique program has showcased our embrace of diversity that is a model of interfaith respect and true harmony and friendship…. Read more »