Events

Two Wings – a celebration of equality

Two Wings - an exploration of equality

“The world of humanity has two wings—one is women and the other men. Not until both wings are equally developed can the bird fly. Should one wing remain weak, flight is impossible.” In the spirit of these words, we invite you to the next in our series of Soul Food inspirational events: Two Wings.

Soul Food: The Power of Words

Soul Food. 2 p.m. Sunday, September 30.

Soul Food returns to the Landing on Sept. 30 with an exploration of the power of words, speech and sound, and how their inspired usage can touch and transform the human soul. We’re excited this month to welcome guest performer Kathy Stock, who uses her own lyrics to inspire.

Soul Food: The Butterfly Effect

Soul Food - The Butterfly Effect - Sunday, July 29, at the Bannerman Park Pavilion in St. John's.

Soul Food returns this month with a focus on the environment. Join us at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 29, at the Bannerman Park Pavilion for music, poetry, conversation and words of wisdom.

Youth invited to help empower younger peers

Youth Gathering, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, July 8, at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre

All around the world, youth are making a difference by acting as mentors and friends to junior youth, who in turn initiate projects to help their communities. We invite youth aged 16 to 30 to be part of this movement. Join us for a youth workshop at the Paul Reynolds Community Centre noon to 3 […]

Soul Food series set to launch in St. John’s

Soul Food: The Light Within

Soul Food provides an opportunity to unite in a tranquil environment and reflect on inspiring themes and common threads that tie us all together. The Bahá’ís of St. John’s invite people of all faiths and philosophies to attend this special gathering 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 24 at the Landing, Memorial University Centre, 1 […]

First Day of Ridvan 2018

The 1st Day of Ridvan Celebration. 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Network Cafe in St. John's.

This weekend, the Bahá’í community will begin celebrations of the Festival of Ridvan – several festive, joyous holy days between April 21 and May 2. Each year, these special days provide the occasion for the holiest and happiest days of the Bahá’í year. The Ridvan Festival commemorates the anniversary of the garden sojourn during which Bahá’u’lláh declared His […]

Bahá’ís to screen film ‘Light to the World’

Light

February 25 will be the first day of Ayyam-i-Ha, an annual five-day festival of celebration and hospitality. To mark the occasion and in honour of a holy year celebrating the birth of Bahá’u’lláh, the Bahá’ís of St. John’s will screen the film Light to the World on Sunday afternoon.