November 2017

Do you want to save energy? Faith and the Common Good has organized a free Energy Savings Webinar on November 15 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.:

What you will learn: 

Incentives for retrofits, lighting, heating and cooling

How to take advantage of our new benchmarking program

How to book a free energy assessment at your faith building 

How to save energy in your faith community 

On November 15 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Canadian Sufi Cultural Centre warmly invites you to Whirling into Peace with Words of Rumi.

Guest Speaker: Professor Dr. Mahmud Erol Kilic, Professor of Sufi Studies at Marmara University, Instanbul.

You are invited to this free public lecture on November 12 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. at the Ismaili Centre Toronto, 49 Wynford Drive. This presentation will focus on interfaith architecture and spaces created for museums, education, master planning and the environment.

On November 6 at Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, a Circle of Dialogue will take place with Beverly Jacobs, assistant professor, Faculty of Law, University of Windsor, as a presenter, and Banakonda Kennedy-Kish Bell, elder-in-residence, Faculty of Social Work, Wilfried Laurier University, as a responder.  For more information, contact Dorinda Kruger Allen at or call 519-884-0710 x 3241. 

A Spiritual Dialogue Circle is meeting on Monday, November 6 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Don Heights Unitarian Congregation, Toronto, ON.

St. Barnabas Anglican Church and The Toronto Area Interfaith Council invite you to An Interfaith Service of Meditation and Solidarity for Healing and Peace on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. The service takes place at St. Barnabas on the Danforth (right opposite Chester Subway) in Toronto, Ontario. 

The New Generation Interfaith Initiative is committed to advocating for religion in a pluralistic society and Canadian life. Join us on November 12, 2017 at the University of Toronto Multi-Faith Centre at 569 Spadina Avenue, Toronto as we bring together youth and Millennials from across the GTA to explore past, present and future themes in interfaith dialogue and collaboration. Application deadline: Friday, November 3, 2017!

The 37th Annual Neuberger Holocaust Education Week takes place from November 2-9, 2017. Over the course of Holocaust Education Week 2017, panelists, speakers, Neuberger staff and guests will help illuminate key moments over the past 70-plus year-period and examine why these moments were so significant in shaping our knowledge of the Holocaust.

Intercultural Dialogue Institute GTA cordially invites you to Public Heroes Awards 2018 Media Launch & Youth Recognition on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 10:15 a.m. at Toronto Paramedic Services (4330 Dufferin St., Toronto, ON).

The ISARC Faith Leaders Forum will meet at Queen's Park on November 2, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in rooms 228/230.