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Community Lunch & Reconnection Time -Honouring our past! (12:00 – 16:00)

Join us for the 50th anniversary special edition of the regular ‘Friday Bring and Share Community (vegetarian) Lunch

A relaxed afternoon to be around the energy of many of the community members who have been part of the Salisbury Centre over the past 5 decades!

Friday community lunch have been keystone as a regular community event of the Salisbury Centre for many decades!

This will be a special reunion one! 


BOOKINGS/ Attendance 

Drop-ins are welcome through the day (12:00 16:00)

No need to book but if you  intend to join, booking a free  ticket on EVENTBRITE will help us to gauge likely numbers in advance for setting up space, so if you intend to come please book your free ticket at This Link


On the day expect to see around some of the :

  • Salisbury Centre’s founders
  • past residents and trustees,
  • as well as old and new community members from all walks of life.

Come and hear stories & meet people, honouring the roots and foundations of this special community & building 



12:00 – 16:00 @ The Salisbury Centre

    • 12:00 – 14:30 – Lunch preparation, Lunch & Reconnection time
      • 14:30 – 15:00 – Xian Gong in the Garden with Margaret
    • 14:30 – 16:00 – Hangout time in the Library (with Helen Kennedy)

P.s. some food will be prepared by volunteers including Helen Kennedy, Helen Farvis and some members of Sempervivum

Feel free to bring a vegetarian dish or snack to add to the table for sharing!


P.s. do not miss the evening discussion panel with some of the Founders!  Link here:  Hear from the Founders – Discussion Panel to explore the Origin of the Salisbury Centre ( 19:00- 21:00)”




FREE – All welcome! No need to book: Just drop by.

Book your free ticket at This Link


About the Salisbury Centre 50th Celebration Week June 19th-25th 

(Read more here : 50th Anniversary Programme & June Celebration!)

This events is part of the the 50th anniversary celebration of the Salisbury Centre!

Standing as one of the oldest holistic centres in Edinburgh, this currently thriving community Centre was founded with a robust spiritual community focus, which over time has expanded to embrace a strong foundation of inclusivity, as well as creative, psychological, and ecological wellbeing, making it a resilient and much loved community space in the heart of Edinburgh!

To celebrate the occasion we have been running a 6 month 50th anniversary theme programme of events which will culminate in this celebration week in June (19th – 25th). 

You can download a brochure which offers some context about the Centre’s history and its founding pillars HERE (https://shorturl.at/bix05 )

Expect gatherings of old friends and new, workshops, movie screenings, discussion panels, shared meals, ceremony, visioning & networking for the future. Come and learn how challenges were transformed to create new foundations to grow from. The programme has draws from the incredible richness of all people who have contributed, over 5 decades, to the evolution and resilience of this special Centre.