Annual meeting: Parish Council advise that this year’s meeting will be held Sunday 15 October 2017 at the Bryndwr building, cnr Ilam and Aorangi Roads starting at approximately 11:30am, concluding with a shared lunch. Please bring some finger food to share.

The nominations for Parish Council are:

Kate Boardman                   (re-elect)

Frances Coburn                   (re-elect)

Gordon Shields                    (re-elect)

Lesley Compton                  (ex clerk)

Ruth Churcher                     (ex clerk)

Lisa Mitchell                        (new)

Anne Foote                         (new)

Jane Agnew                        (new)

Ian Cundall                         (new)

Retiring – John Simpson, Ngaire Kilpatrick and Grant Muir

Women’s Fellowship: You are invited to join us for dinner at Abalone Thai, Bishopdale Mall on Thursday 19th October at 6.30pm. Please contact Paula McNoe at or Kath Newton at by Monday 16th October if you are able to come so numbers attending can be confirmed. All very welcome.

Evening Circle: Will be Sunday, 22 October, at 5.30 p.m. at Rosemary Braithwaite’s home.

Papanui building: The building is on schedule to be finished by the end of this month. Walk through dates will be made available as soon as possible for after that date. If you wish to donate toward any of the plants and chattels information is available from Judith Souness or Gordon Shields. Information sheets are available at the back of the chapel.

 Kilmarnock Edition: The group are performing on Friday 3 November 7pm at the Bryndwr Village Common.

Tickets are $15 and are available from Lesley Compton, Anne Stewart or the Bryndwr office. Supper is provided.

This is a great opportunity to bring friends, enjoy an evening of Celtic songs with audience participation and experience the new building.

Garage Sale: The Spring Garage Sale will be on Saturday November 11 at the Bryndwr site. If need anything picked up please let the office know, there is storage available at Bryndwr.

 Village Camp: At Raincliff, South Canterbury on November 17th-19th. The campsite has bunk rooms and caravan sites are also available. This camp is open to all in The Village. For details contact Ken & Kath Newton  

or Catherine and Donald McKellar .

Date Time Event Venue
Sun 15 10 a.m. Worship StAC
11 30 a.m. Annual Meeting Bryndwr
6 p.m. Table Talk de Beers’
Mon 16 10 a.m. PreSchool Music Bryndwr
12.30 p.m. Zumba Gold Bryndwr
7.15 p.m. Indoor bowls Bryndwr
Tues 17 10 a.m. Twins Plus Playgroup Bryndwr
10 a.m. Fly Bys Bryndwr
10.45 a.m. Creative Nest Papanui villa
5.30 p.m. Grounded Papanui villa
Wed 18 10 a.m. PreSchool Music Bryndwr
11 a.m. Mid-week worship Papanui villa
1 p.m. Fendalton Leisure Group Bryndwr
4 p.m. Buddy Zone Bryndwr
Thurs 19 10 a.m. PreSchool Music Bryndwr
10 a.m. Pop-ins Papanui villa
Fri 20


10 a.m. Craft Group Bryndwr
1.15 p.m. Indoor Bowls Bryndwr
Sat 21 9.30 a.m. Clothing shop Bryndwr
Sun 22 8.30 a.m. The Gathering Bryndwr
10 a.m. Worship StAC
5.30 p.m. Evening Circle See notice


Helpers @ STAC (22 October)

Welcoming team: Mitch & Barbara Mitchell, Gordon & Margaret Shields

Readers: Anne Slaughter, Ken Newton

Counters: Frances Coburn, Jane Agnew

Technician: Frik de Beer

Morning tea: Alice & Bryan Wright, Ken & Kath Newton

Bryndwr grounds: Harry Matthew

  Bible Readings, 22 October

Exodus 33: 12-23 Psalm 99 1 Thessalonians 1: 1-10 Matthew 22: 15-22