Weave is an initiative that aims to create connections within community through nonviolent actions towards the earth, each other & ourselves.

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With our community collaborators, we’ve weaved together the following event series. Click on the titles for more information!



Autumn 2017

🎶  (15th September) Greater Spotted Ceilidh Band: Dancing for Nonviolence  

 (1st October) Earth: Living nonviolently towards the earth (Part 1): Sowing seeds for spring: wood carving, creative up-cycling, vegan cooking, building a peace garden, soup & stories.

 (15th October) Each other:  Peace Walk: Mindful walk learning about current and historical peace sites of Edinburgh with performances of poems, singing & storytelling, dancing & drumming, and a section led in silence by Wildgeese Sangha. For all abilities and backgrounds, all faiths and none.



Winter 2018

We will explore what it means to live nonviolently towards ourselves through a series of hollistic wellbeing classes (yoga, meditation, chi going, tai chi, sound journeys and nonviolent communication)


Spring 2018


  Earth: Living nonviolently towards the earth (PART 2): Wild; food & shelter: Adding wildflowers to the peace garden, and learning wilderness/foraging skills; food systems & simple shelter building (date TBC)

🍴 Each other: Banquet for those on the streets (The Forge; date TBC)



We are an initiative of Edinburgh Peace and Justice Centre, an organisation with the central aim of creating a nonviolent world.

Find out more about our vision, click here.

If you’d like to get involved as an individual volunteer or an organisation to part of events, contact us here.

After the event series we will upload resources of how to weave projects in your community together.