Interfaith Engagement Educational Opportunity

In by IHHalifax



Country: Canada
City: Halifax,Nova Scotia


  • Organizer

    Interfaith Harmony Halifax

  • Location

    Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism, 2029 North Park Street, Halifax

  • Email

    [email protected]

An intensive week-long experiential engagement with the people, places, and practices of world religions in the city of Halifax, Nova Scotia is being made available. This is no fee.
The experience involves:
  • Celebration, educational opportunities, hospitality, rituals, spiritual practices, and worship services.
  • Visits to sacred spaces to observe, meet, and engage with diverse faith communities.
  • Participation in an intentional learning community, receiving a certificate.
Requirements for the Certificate
  • Participate in a 1.5-hour session before and after the week-long events.
  • Attend at least three of the thirteen faith events, and the interfaith celebration.
  • Reflect on your experience during the week and share learning with others.
  • Attend the Closing Celebration at Halifax Central Library on February 9, 2020
Who takes this program?
  • People interested in learning and meeting their neighbors, and those of diverse ages, and ethnicities, as well as spiritual and secular beliefs.
  • Participants from diverse fields such as health, education, immigration services, law enforcement, the military, religion, and others have participated each year.

    Event Details

    Cost: Free! Early Bird Deadline: Dec. 20, 2019 Registration Deadline: Jan. 13, 2020 Intro Session: Tues. Jan 21, 3-5:00 PM or 7-9:00 PM Closing Session: Tues. Feb 11, 3-5:00 PM or 7-9:00 PM Location: Fung Loy Kok Institute of Taoism, 2029 North Park Street, Halifax Contact: [email protected]