Events at St Andrew's
What kind of things are happening at St Andrew's?
Arts and Crafts Weekend at St Mary's Hertingfordbury, our sister church - Friday 5-Sunday 7 July
The Weekend includes a Family Fun Day on the Saturday. There will be entertainment for young and old and the weekend will conclude with an open-air service at 3.00pm on the Sunday followed by a cream tea. More details about what's happening when are on our Notices page.
Mimram Singers - Sunday 7 July, 3.00-5.00pm
The Mimram singers will be entertaining us with a mix of music and readings from the 16th Century onwards, featuring some surprising contrasts. Bring your own picnic. Admission is free with a retiring collection being taken in aid of Isobel Hospice and St Andrew's Church.
Holiday at Home - Mon 5th, Tue 6th, Thu 8th & Fri 9th August, 10.00am-4.30pm in the St Andrew's Centre
Holiday at Home (HAH) is aimed primarily at senior citizens who are not able to get away on holiday. Daily programme, including entertainment, food for thought, meals and activities, including an outing to Hatfield House with
afternoon tea on Thursday. Brochures at the back of church. If you have a high-backed chair with arms that we could borrow for the week, or if you are able to help with HAH, please see Sue Mulligan. Many thanks. For more details, contact Sue (01992 421806)
The Melrose Quartet - Thursday 12 December, 8.00pm
Top Sheffield-based folk quartet, featuring Nancy Kerr, James Fagin, Jess and Richard Arrowsmith, perform an evening of seasonal music at St Andrew's. Tickets available via Ticketsource.
Beer & Carols - Saturday 21 December, 4.00-6.00pm
A wonderful opportunity for all the family to share the hospitality of Christmas with food, drink and carols.
Lunch Club for the over 60s
The Lunch Club is for anyone who is 60+, meeting on the second Friday of the month in The St Andrew's Centre (behind the church) between 12.30pm and 2.00pm. Volunteers cook a delicious two-course meal and you have the opportunity to catch up with familiar faces and make new friends. Lunch costs £5. If you would like to come, please let Viv Thornton (01992 584004) know for catering purposes. Thank you.
A space at St Andrew's on Wednesday afternoons to enjoy a cuppa, read a magazine, chat, if you want to, or sit quietly.
On the first Saturday of every month, we hold a Coffee Morning at the church - delicious home-made cakes and refreshments are always available, along with items for sale, which make lovely gifts.
Church at 3 - A Dementia-Friendly Service
We hold a regular 3pm Sunday Service at St Andrew's designed to be dementia-friendly. With traditional prayers and hymns followed by afternoon tea.
Soul Food - evening service
A contemporary service at St Andrew's on the first Sunday of the month (not including August or December).
Meditation and Mindfulness
Explore the riches of Christian meditation and how it fits with the practice and insights of Mindfulness. Twice a month on Wednesdays, 8pm at St Andrew's Church
Messy Church on Sele Farm takes place between 3pm and 4.30pm, usually on the second Sunday of the month, with fun, craft, stories, songs and food. Follow this link to find out more about Messy Church.
A time to stop, breathe and pray as we come together for breakfast and then prayers in the chapel. First Saturdays of each month.
Please explore the website to find out more about our activities, and check back for more updates about events at St Andrew's Church...