Promoting a positive, caring outlook, for the one life we have

Buddhism World Religion or Secular Pathway

17/01/2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Buddhism World Religion or Secular Pathway
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Robert Bluck author of British Buddhism: Teachings, Practice and Development will be giving this months talk.

As always new faces are welcome, there will not only be the opportunity to learn some thing new but there will also be plenty of time to chat and socialise. Doors open at 6:30 the talk starts at 7pm, talk and formal question will be finished by 9 but many people stay to chat afterwards. We charge £1 for NEH members £2 for non-members which covers the cost of light refreshments.



Permaculture

10/01/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Permaculture
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

The Durham House Group meets at 86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ. Our next event is on the 10th of
January 7pm where Wilf Richards from Abundant Earth will be talking about Permaculture. Permaculture is a system
of agriculture that at its core believes in caring for the environment, caring for people, and sharing resources equitably.
Please come along and find out more. As always there will be light refreshments and plenty of time to socialise and
ask questions. We charge £1 to cover the cost of running the group and any profits go to our charity of the year Equal
Arts. New faces are always welcome. If you are interested in joining the group contact Susan Walker on 0191
3841432 or shushannah@talktalk.net



New Year Social and Quiz

05/01/2019
11:00 am - 1:30 pm
New Year Social and Quiz
Sporting Lodge Inn, Middlesbrough TS17 9LW

This January we will be meeting up in Middlesbrough for a chance to meet new and old faces in the South of our Region we will be starting at 11am with a quiz followed by lunch at 12.30.Car sharing will be arranged if necessary. There will be no charge to take part in the quiz however members will be responsible for the cost of their lunch.

Please RSVP either in the box below or by contacting Rosemary Leslie on 01642 316510 or Terry Waites on 07712 847328



Invisisible Crimes

15/11/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Invisisible Crimes
Tyneside Irish Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4SG

Tanya Wyatt. Prof of Criminology, Northumbria University. Topic: Invisible crimes. The talk will explore how the intersections of power, religion and crime make it possible for crimes to be made invisible through control of the legislative and enforcement process.

Doors open at 6:30 for a 7pm start. There is a £1 charge which includes tea and coffee.
Everyone is welcome



Enchanting the Landscape

08/11/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Enchanting the Landscape
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Jennifer Uzzell  will be giving a talk entitled ‘Enchanting the landscape’ a talk on Druidry.
As always new faces are always welcome, there will be light refreshments and plenty of time to socialise and ask questions.

We charge £1 to cover the cost of running the group and any profits go to our charity of the year Equal Arts.



Leaving Jehovah-the cost of being born into a cult.

18/10/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Leaving Jehovah-the cost of being born into a cult.
The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle NE1 1RQ

 Leaving Jehovah – the cost of being born into a cult. Theo Howarth, a former Jehovah’s Witness will be telling us about his experiences and the difficulties that many face when they leave the Jehovah’s Witnesses.

Please note the change of venue as our regular venue is unavailable this month. Please note the room is on the first floor and accessed by a flight of stairs, sorry for any inconvenience.

We charge £1 to cover the cost of the venue, everyone is welcome.



Brunch in Durham

14/10/2018
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Brunch in Durham
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

The Durham Humanists are a small friendly group that always welcomes new people. We will be hosting a brunch for humanists and their friends to meet, eat and socialise. There will be no charge for the event but you are welcome to make a donation to our charity of the year Equal Arts. Please RSVP to  Susan Walker:  shushannah@talktalk.net and let me know if you have any dietary requirements.



Freedom From Torture

13/09/2018
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Freedom From Torture
86 Hastings Avenue, Durham DH1 3QQ

Louise Wellington from Freedom From Torture will talk about the work of the group. There is a £1 charge to cover expenses, which includes light refreshments, any profit from running the group will be donated to Equal Arts.

New faces are always welcome.