February 1 to 7 is United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week.  It starts on Thursday with opening ceremony in the Atrium at City Hall at 6 pm and continues with a serious of special events and open houses.  One of those open houses will be at St. Andrew’s Centre on Saturday, February 3 from 5 to 6 pm, followed by our Friendship Olympics pot luck supper, devotion and Friendship Games.  Please feel free to invited your friends and family to this event.  The final events will be concerts at Knox and Beth Tzedek on February 10 and 11.

February 2nd 1:00pm Youth Program (9th-12th Graders) – AJC Islamic School of Calgary (2612 37st Ave. NE) 1:30pm Prayer service 2:00pm – 3:00pm Conversation & Refreshments – “Sharing our Faith Stories”

February 3rd 9:00am Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Build Day Contact Josh Naud at 403-253-9331 (ext.265) or jnaud@habitatsouthernab.ca

1:00pm – 5:00pm Kiaros Indigenous Blanket Exercise followed by group discussion Grey Eagle Resort (3777 Grey Eagle Drive)

February 5th 8:00am Interfaith Breakfast – “Breaking Barriers, Building Bridges” Beth Tzedec Congregation (1325 Glenmore Trail SW) RSVP at 403-255-8688 or info@bethtzedec.ca

5:30pm “My Story” – Hear and share stories of how faith shapes our lives Mount Royal University – Lincoln Room

February 6th 9:00am Habitat for Humanity Interfaith Build Day Contact Josh Naud at 403-253-9331 (ext.265) 5:00pm– 8:00pm Calgary Food Bank Service Project (5000 11th St SE) Registration required: www.ucalgary.ca/fsc/node/66 Contact Greg Veltman at 403-440-8942

7:00pm Multi-Faith Dialogue, “Religious Discrimination in Calgary” St. John The Evangelist’s Catholic Church (1423 8 Avenue SE) Sharing Stories and Looking Ahead

February 7th 7:00pm Concluding Dinner & Celebration of Interfaith Harmony The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-daay Saints (2021 17 Ave SW) RSVP 403-255-8688 or info@bethtzedec.ca

Feb. 10th & 11th “Building Sacred Bridges Concert”

Feb. 10th – 7:00pm Knox United Church (506 4 St SW )

Feb. 11th – 7:00pm Beth Tzedec Congregation (1325 Glenmore Trail SW) To reserve seats – www.habitatsouthernab.ca/bsb