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  • Unfinished Business: The Fight for Women’s Rights
    Online
    Feb 23, 5:00 PM – Mar 31, 9:00 PM
    Online
    Inspired by the British Library’s exhibition, Secret Library Leeds have created a virtual version featuring inspirational local women past and present, events that have shaped the experience of women in the city of Leeds and items from special collections.
  • International Women's Day Featuring Priyanka Chopra Jonas
    Online
    Feb 25, 12:00 PM GMT – Mar 06, 4:00 PM GMT
    Online
    This IWD, BlogHer will use its platform to celebrate women’s achievements and raise awareness about women’s equality featuring inspirational and educational workshops and conversations from our dedicated female community members, activists, and celebrities. Featured Speaker: Priyanka Chopra Jonas.
  • MOVE Yoga
    Google Meet
    Mar 01, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    We know how important it is to move, so important we’ve named our fitness classes MOVE! Sign up for your weekly yoga class with instructor Kayla and become a pro yogi in no time.
  • Understanding & Managing Anxiety Online Workshop
    Google Meets
    Mar 02, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Google Meets
    Do you want to understand what anxiety is and how it impacts our mind and body? Are you wanting to learn how to help yourself in managing feelings of anxiety and anxious thoughts? In this workshop, we will look into the fight, flight & freeze response and understand how this impacts us.
  • Life Drawing Society
    Google Meet
    Mar 02, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Google Meet
    If you’re an artist looking to hone your drawing skills or just want to join a fun society that gets creative each week, Life Drawing is the perfect place for you!
  • MOVE Pilates
    Google Meet
    Mar 03, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    Our Wednesday classes have had an overhaul and will now be pilates-only for the rest of the year! So if you love to engage your core and stretch out of that mid-week slump, sign up now!
  • Understanding & Managing Anxiety Online Workshop
    Google Meet
    Mar 03, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Google Meet
    Do you want to understand what anxiety is and how it impacts our mind and body? Are you wanting to learn how to help yourself in managing feelings of anxiety and anxious thoughts? In this workshop, we will look into the fight, flight & freeze response and understand how this impacts us.
  • University Mental Health Day
    Online
    Mar 04, 12:01 AM – 11:59 PM GMT
    Online
    On University Mental Health Day we are working hard to change the narrative around student mental health.
  • Mature & Postgraduate Students Lunch
    Google Meets
    Mar 04, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Google Meets
    Join the mature and postgraduate student's lunch social and share a sandwich with a new friend.
  • Crit Club: General
    Google Meets
    Mar 04, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Google Meets
    LAU’s Crit Club is here for all your cross-course, critique needs. Bring along any ongoing or finished work that you want a different perspective on so that you can develop your ideas to their fullest potential!
  • Stephanie Scott and Catherine Menon for International Women's Day
    Online
    Mar 07, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Online
    Debut novelists Stephanie Scott, What's Left of Me Is Yours, and Catherine Menon, Fragile Monsters, will read from their novels and talk about creating female-led narratives set in Asia and inspired by true events in a panel discussion chaired by arts journalist Yvette Huddleston.
  • LIVEwire x IWD2021
    Online
    Mar 07, 3:00 PM
    Online
    oin the UK’s leading spoken word record label Nymphs & Thugs in celebrating International Women’s Day 2021 and marking the occasion with an afternoon of electric spoken word poetry featuring some of Yorkshire’s most vibrant and acclaimed voices with Theresa Lola, Reece Lyons and Erin Bolens.
  • FemFest 2021
    Online
    Mar 08, 9:00 AM GMT – Mar 14, 9:00 PM GMT
    Online
    Brighton's female, trans and non-binary led arts festival celebrating International Women's Day each year. 8th-14th of March 2021.
  • ARCC International Women's Day
    Online
    Mar 08, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM GMT
    Online
    Inspirational speakers for the event will be: Pinky Lilani CBE, DL an author, motivational speaker, food expert and women's advocate amd Dinaz Stafford an Indian film Producer, who has worked predominantly in Bollywood.
  • MOVE Yoga
    Google Meet
    Mar 08, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    We know how important it is to move, so important we’ve named our fitness classes MOVE! Sign up for your weekly yoga class with instructor Kayla and become a pro yogi in no time.
  • International Women's Day: Women in Tech
    Online
    Mar 08, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Online
    Leeds University Business School is delighted to host an online panel discussion to mark International Women’s Day 2021, celebrating women in tech.
  • Project Fund - Round 2 Deadline
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 08, 5:00 PM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    If you've got an idea, there really are no limits to what the Project Fund can support!
  • International Women’s Day Breda
    Online
    Mar 08, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Online
    On the 8th March, International Women’s day Breda brings together some influential and highly skilled speakers who are making an impact by putting females in the spotlight.
  • Procrastination & Motivation Online Workshop
    Google Meet
    Mar 09, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
    Google Meet
    Do you want to understand what anxiety is and how it impacts our mind and body? Are you wanting to learn how to help yourself in managing feelings of anxiety and anxious thoughts? In this workshop, we will look into the fight, flight & freeze response and understand how this impacts us.
  • Life Drawing Society
    Google Meet
    Mar 09, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Google Meet
    If you’re an artist looking to hone your drawing skills or just want to join a fun society that gets creative each week, Life Drawing is the perfect place for you!
  • MOVE Pilates
    Google Meet
    Mar 10, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    Our Wednesday classes have had an overhaul and will now be pilates-only for the rest of the year! So if you love to engage your core and stretch out of that mid-week slump, sign up now!
  • Procrastination & Motivation Online Workshop
    Google Meet
    Mar 10, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
    Google Meet
    Do you want to understand what anxiety is and how it impacts our mind and body? Are you wanting to learn how to help yourself in managing feelings of anxiety and anxious thoughts? In this workshop, we will look into the fight, flight & freeze response and understand how this impacts us.
  • There's No Place Like Home: A woman's place in the pandemic?
    Online
    Mar 10, 6:00 PM
    Online
    To mark International Women’s Day, our panel of experts will be exploring the impact of the pandemic on gender inequality by taking a closer look at those who are most at risk when there is nowhere to go but your own home.
  • Isra and Mi'raj
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 11, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Isra and Mi'raj, also known as Al Isra' wal Miraj, is observed on the 27th day of the month of Rajab, the seventh month in the Islamic calendar. This event marks the night that Allah (God) took Mohammad (also known as Mohamed or Muhammed) on a journey from Mecca to Jerusalem and then to heaven.
  • Maha Shivaratri
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 11, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Maha Shivaratri is a Hindu festival celebrated annually in honour of the god Shiva. The name also refers to the night when Shiva performs the heavenly dance.
  • Spectrum hosts Yorkshire MESMAC
    Google Meets
    Mar 11, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
    Google Meets
    Spectrum Society welcomes Yorkshire MESMAC, one of the oldest and largest sexual health organisations in the country to talk about their work and how they support our LGBT+ student community.
  • Crit Club: Fine Art
    Google Meets
    Mar 11, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Google Meets
    LAU’s Crit Club is here for all your cross-course critique needs. Bring along any ongoing or finished fine art work that you want a different perspective on so that you can develop your ideas to their fullest potential!
  • Crit Club - Photography Based
    Google Meet
    Mar 11, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Google Meet
  • Mothering Sunday
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 14, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Mothering Sunday is a day in praise of mothers
  • MOVE Yoga
    Google Meet
    Mar 15, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    We know how important it is to move, so important we’ve named our fitness classes MOVE! Sign up for your weekly yoga class with instructor Kayla and become a pro yogi in no time.
  • Life Drawing Society
    Google Meet
    Mar 16, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Google Meet
    If you’re an artist looking to hone your drawing skills or just want to join a fun society that gets creative each week, Life Drawing is the perfect place for you!
  • MOVE Pilates
    Google Meet
    Mar 17, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    Our Wednesday classes have had an overhaul and will now be pilates-only for the rest of the year! So if you love to engage your core and stretch out of that mid-week slump, sign up now!
  • Crit Club: General
    Google Meets
    Mar 18, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM GMT
    Google Meets
    LAU’s Crit Club is here for all your cross-course, critique needs. Bring along any ongoing or finished work that you want a different perspective on so that you can develop your ideas to their fullest potential!
  • MOVE Yoga
    Google Meet
    Mar 22, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
    Google Meet
    We know how important it is to move, so important we’ve named our fitness classes MOVE! Sign up for your weekly yoga class with instructor Kayla and become a pro yogi in no time.
  • Life Drawing Society
    Google Meet
    Mar 23, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
    Google Meet
    If you’re an artist looking to hone your drawing skills or just want to join a fun society that gets creative each week, Life Drawing is the perfect place for you!
  • MOVE Pilates
    Google Meet
    Mar 24, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM GMT
    Google Meet
    Our Wednesday classes have had an overhaul and will now be pilates-only for the rest of the year! So if you love to engage your core and stretch out of that mid-week slump, sign up now!
  • LUUMS: Jacob Collier Masterclass
    Leeds University Union
    Mar 24, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM
    Leeds University Union
    Leeds University Union Music Society are proud to bring you a masterclass with Grammy award-winning musician, Jacob Collier! Tickets are free, all you have to do is sign up and pay to become a LUUMS member, and fill out the google form for the link. This is an event not to be missed!
  • The First Day of Passover
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 28, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Passover commemorates the Biblical story of Exodus — where God freed the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. During Passover, Jews refrain from eating leavened food (made with yeast) such as bread and stores stop selling bread and bread products for the entire week.
  • Palm Sunday
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 28, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Palm Sunday is a Christian moveable feast that falls on the Sunday before Easter. The feast commemorates Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem, an event mentioned in each of the four canonical Gospels.
  • Holi
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Mar 29, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Holi is a popular ancient Hindu festival, also known as the Indian "festival of spring", the "festival of colours", and the "festival of love". The festival signifies the triumph of good over evil.
  • Maundy Thursday
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 01, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Maundy Thursday (also known as Holy Thursday) commemorates the Last Supper, where Christ lays out the model for the Eucharist or Holy Communion. During the meal, Jesus predicted the events that would immediately follow, including his betrayal, the Denial of Peter, and his death and resurrection.
  • Good Friday
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 02, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Commemorates the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ.
  • Easter Sunday
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 04, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Celebrates the resurrection of Jesus
  • Last Day of Passover
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 04, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Passover commemorates the Biblical story of Exodus — where God freed the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. During Passover, Jews refrain from eating leavened food (made with yeast) such as bread and stores stop selling bread and bread products for the entire week.
  • Yom HaSoah
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 08, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Holocaust Remembrance Day
  • First day of Ramadan
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 13, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Ramadan, also spelt Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadhan or Ramathan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection and community.
  • Stephen Lawrence Day
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Apr 22, 7:00 PM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Commemorating the death of Stephen Lawrence
  • Laylatul Qadr (Night of Power)
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    May 08, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    In Islamic belief, the night when the Quran was first sent down from Heaven to the world and also the night when the first verses of the Quran were revealed to the prophet Muhammad.
  • Eid ul-Fitr (End of Ramadan)
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    May 13, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Marks the end of fasting in Ramadan
  • Father's Day
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Jun 20, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Father's Day is a day of honouring fatherhood and paternal bonds, as well as the influence of fathers in society.
  • Windrush Day
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Jun 22, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Marks the anniversary of the arrival of MV Empire Windrush at the Port of Tilbury, near London, on 22 June 1948.
  • Eid ul Adha
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Jul 20, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Eid al-Adha is the latter of the two Islamic holidays celebrated worldwide each year and considered the holier of the two. Also called Tabaski, it honours the willingness of Ibrahim to sacrifice his son Ismael as an act of obedience to God's command.
  • Muharram (Islamic New Year)
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Aug 10, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Muḥarram is the first month of the Islamic calendar. It is one of the four sacred months of the year when warfare is forbidden. It is held to be the second holiest month, after Ramaḍān.
  • Raksha Bandhan
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Aug 22, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Celebration of any brother-sister like relationship.
  • Janmashtami
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Aug 30, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Krishna Janmashtami, also known simply as Janmashtami or Gokulashtami, is an annual Hindu festival that celebrates the birth of Krishna, the eighth avatar of Vishnu.
  • Rosh Hashana
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Sep 07, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    On Rosh Hashanah, Jews from all over the world celebrate God's creation of the world. Rosh Hashanah is two days long. During Rosh Hashanah, Jewish people ask God for forgiveness for the things we've done wrong during the past year.
  • Ganesh Chaturthi
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Sep 10, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Ganesh Chaturthi, also known as Vinayaka Chaturthi, is a Hindu festival celebrating the arrival of Ganesh to earth from Kailash Parvat with his mother Goddess Parvati/Gauri. The festival is marked with the installation of Ganesh clay idols privately in homes, or publicly on elaborate pandals.
  • Yom Kippur
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Sep 16, 7:00 PM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Yom Kippur, also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. Its central themes are atonement and repentance. Jews traditionally observe this holy day with a day-long fast and intensive prayer, often spending most of the day in synagogue services.
  • Diwali/Deepavali
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Nov 04, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Diwali (the Festival of Lights) is celebrated to honor Rama-chandra, the seventh avatar (incarnation of the god Vishnu). It is believed that on this day Rama returned to his people after 14 years of exile during which he fought and won a battle against the demons and the demon king, Ravana.
  • First Sunday of Advent
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Nov 28, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    On the First Sunday (Advent Sunday), they look forward to the Second Coming of Christ. On the Second Sunday, the Gospel reading recalls the preaching of John the Baptist, who came to "prepare the way of the Lord"; the other readings have associated themes.
  • First Day of Hanukkah
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Nov 29, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Hanukkah is a Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. It is also known as the Festival of Lights.
  • Last Day of Hanukkah
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Dec 06, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Hanukkah is a Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Second Temple in Jerusalem at the time of the Maccabean Revolt against the Seleucid Empire. It is also known as the Festival of Lights.The last day marks the day on which the great miracle of oil occurred, according to Jewish belief
  • Christmas Eve
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Dec 24, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
  • Christmas Day
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University
    Dec 25, 9:00 AM
    Leeds Arts Union, Leeds Arts University , Leeds Arts University, Blenheim Walk, Woodhouse, Leeds, UK
    Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ, observed primarily on December 25 as a religious and cultural celebration among billions of people around the world.

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