Shenington  with Alkerton Parish



HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, SHENINGTON

St Michael & All Angels, Alkerton

   

  

SERVICES IN NOVEMBER 2017

 

 26TH         Holy Communion at 6.00pm


SERVICES IN DECEMBER 2017   

 

    3RD                 Alkerton   Holy Communion at 9.00am

   10TH                Evensong at 6pm.

   17TH                Carol Service at 5.00pm

   24TH                Crib service at 4.00pm

   25TH                Alkerton   Holy Communion at 9.00am

NEWS WEEK ENDING NOVEMBER 25

WHIST DRIVE

The whist drive held on November 14 raised £22 for church funds. The next whist drive will be on Tuesday, November 28 at 7.30pm in the village hall

CRAFT AND CAKE

Are you interested in sewing, knitting, crochet, embroidery, quilting etc. or would you like to learn?

You are invited to join a group in the village hall to help each other with craft projects, to learn skills and enjoy a chat and a piece of cake. Bring along a project on which you are working or just come along to discuss a project or craft you would like to start. The meetings are in evenings from 7.30 to 9.00pm.

The next meeting is on December 6. Contributions £3 per session.

Contact Gill Marshall on gillyamarshall@gmail.com or phone 01295 678447 – or just come.

100 CLUB

For just £2 a month you have the chance to win the first prize of £50 in the monthly draw, while at the same time helping to preserve the Village Hall. Each month there is a draw and 50% of the income is divided amongst three lucky winners.

The Club is open to all members of the villages provided they are over 16. Numbers are still available on a pro rata basis. Application forms are available at The Bell or from Maria Evans (phone 01295 670016) for anyone wishing to take part.

CHRISTMAS TEA

The Christmas Tea for over 65s organised by the Village Social Committee will be held in the Village Hall on Friday, December 8 at 3.15 for 3.30pm with entertainment by the school choir followed by tea. Invitations have now been issued. If anyone in the Village has not received one and would like to attend please contact Lyn Gosney phone 01295 670415 or email lyngosney@btinternet.com.

ADVENT COFFEE MORNING

There will be an advent coffee morning with Christmas stalls and a lucky dip for children in the Village Hall this Saturday, November 25, from 10am until 12 noon.

CHRISTMAS BINGO

The Christmas Bingo with refreshments and seasonal prizes is to be held in the Village Hall on Monday, December 11 at 7.30. All welcome.

CHOIR FOR CAROL SERVICE

This year the Service is on Sunday, December 17 at 5pm and further rehearsals for the choir will be held in Shenington church at 8pm on Mondays, December 4 and December 11.

The choir is open to all who enjoy singing and are available to sing on the 17th and for most of the rehearsals in the run up. New members into the choir will be welcomed, particularly new residents of our villages.

If you would like more information please email mrslauragreenwood@gmail.com or phone (01295 678 781).

CHURCH SERVICE

On Sunday, November 26 there will be Evensong at Shenington at 6.00pm. No service at Alkerton that day.








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