(a complete Calendar can be seen here)
We extend a hearty welcome to everyone and look forward to meeting you at our lively programme of events for the rest of 2017 and into 2018. Where possible, times are shown.
Active Bible Stories. Jemima Strain will trial two sessions of this exciting new initiative, involving Pilates and yoga-style movement to tell stories from the Bible. Although intended for primary school children, Jemima believes that everyone will benefit!
Annual gift and shoebox service.
200 years of Methodism in Leamington Spa event: Peter Mills returns to us from Oban to talk about the history of Methodism in Leamington from 1817 to the present day. Supper will be provided. (Peter will preach at morning service on the 26th November at 10.30am).
Midlands Early Music Forum workshop for singers and all instruments (pitch 440). Christmas music by Praetorius, Gabrieli and others for 1, 2 and 3 choirs. This is a MEMF event but open to non-members. Cost is £19 and students are free. Please book by 18th November from Noreen Trusselle, 34 Hazelmere Road, Hall Green, Birmingham B28 8HZ. Cheques are payable to MEMF.
Choral concert: male voice singing by the Royal Naval Association Choir.
Christingle! Our much-loved orange-fest for families, with the Christingle story, ribbons, sweeties and candles. This is a very popular community event.
Action for Children Support Group: And glory shone around – this entertaining Christmas event features the well-known local musicians, Immanuel’s Ground, who will include some of the music that was played 200 years ago.
Simply Carols Anybody is welcome to drop in and sing carols in a friendly, informal atmosphere, to sip tea and munch a mince pie. Feel free to come and go whenever you want.
Dale Street’s festival of carols and readings: Your chance to hear the whole Christmas story and to sing your hearts out!
The Greatest Show on Earth, by Michael Kirkup and Derek Hobbs. This is a hugely tuneful musical production of the Christmas story set in the context of a circus. Don’t miss it whatever you do. There will be a matinee performance on Saturday afternoon. It will also remind you that Christmas does not finish on Boxing Day!