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Teddy Bears Picnic – Sat 18th Aug PLEASE NOTE: Change of venue

Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances we are having to move the event from the Ampi-theatre at Watermans View.  We will now be holding it on the green outside St. Eligius Church (Tope Road) We look forward to seeing you all there for fun and games.  Remember your picnic and cuddly toy.


IMPORTANT UPDATE: Teddy Bear’s Picnic – Sat 18th Aug

St Eligius Community Church invites you to our Teddy Bears’ Picnic – Saturday 18th August 12noon-2pm at the Ampitheatre, Watermans View, Arborfield Green now on the green outside St Eligius, at the end of Tope Road due to the temporary closure of the Ampitheatre.

Crafts, best dressed teddy competition, fun & games.

Bring your picnic and cuddly toy. Hope to see you there!

Parish Office Annual Leave

Due to staff annual leave from Friday 10th August until Monday 20th August 2018, the Parish Office will be run by volunteers who do not have access to emails. Therefore, emails will not be actioned until Monday 20th August 2018 at the earliest. If you would like to telephone the Parish Office, opening hours are 10am-12noon Monday to Friday and the telephone number is 0118 973 0133.

If your email is urgent, please contact the Rectory at  [email protected] or the Vicarage at [email protected]

Confirmation classes

A Confirmation Service – Sunday 24th February 2019 at 6pm – is booked with Bishop Andrew for adults and children (year 6 and above).

Classes will start after October half term, on a Sunday afternoon at 4:30pm at SJCC, before Contrast Youth Group.

To sign up, or for more details please contact Canon Julie or the Parish Office.

Quiz with Supper – Sat 29th Sep

Quiz with 2 course hot supper – Saturday 29th September 2018 at St James’ Church Centre

Tickets at £12 which includes the supper, will be available soon, or please call the office 0118 973 0133 to reserve your place.

Crowthorne Summer Activities – 27th Jul to 17th Aug

Crowthorne Summer Activities – Free Event for All

Where? Morgan Rec, Crowthorne.

When? Every Friday from 27th July to 17th August.

Time? 3pm-5pm.   All welcome.

Annual Quiet Day – Sat 8th Sep

Annual Quiet Day at Ascot Priory, Priory Road, Ascot SL5 8RT, Saturday 8th September 2018, 9.30am – 4pm

The Annual Quiet Day at Ascot Priory is fast approaching. The Quiet Day offers us a time for quiet reflection and an opportunity to spend time together.

Tickets are £16 per person and include coffees and lunch.

Please use sign-up sheets at all 3 worship centres by Sunday 26th August latest please.  When we have your details we will be in touch with you.

Gardening team – plants required

The Gardening Team would be grateful for any donations of the following plants please:  Hydrangea, Geranium, Nepeta, Epimedium, Papavia, Polygonatum, Crocosmia, Astilbe, Cortaderia Seloana, Euphorbia, Helianthus, Hosta, Iris, Kniphofia, Leucojum, Paeonia, Sisyrinchium, Tellima, & Trillium. Many thanks.

“I am….” sayings of Jesus – Canon John’s Summer Sermon Series 2018

Alpha Course 2nd Oct – 20th Nov

Alpha Course 2nd October – 20th November 2018

Wondering how you can serve this Autumn?  Why not sign up to help with our Parish Alpha Course?

We are looking for a team of people who would be willing to cater each week for our guests who come along to the course.  It will be run at Arborfield Community Centre in order to try to encourage people from the new houses to sign up.

For more information, please contact Revd Tonia at [email protected] or sign up on the list at the back of St Eligius Community Church.