Women’s Fellowship Catch-up Coffee:  All are warmly invited to The Preservatory, 247 Waimairi Road on Friday 30 August at 10am for an end of winter coffee and a catch up. RSVP to Catherine McKellar or just turn up. Please contact Catherine if transport is required. Thank you.

Have a Go Day – Morrison Avenue Bowling Club:  Sunday 15 September, 1.00-4.00pm (wet or fine) at 30 Morrison Avenue, Papanui.  Bowls and coaching will be provided.  Please wear flat soled shoes.  Bring the family for a free sausage sizzle.  We offer discounted Membership fees to players new to the sport of bowling.  For more information please email: secretary@bowlsrus.co.nz

Twilight Fair Postponement:  The decision was taken at a recent parish council meeting to postpone the twilight fair that was being planned for October.  It is now hoped that this event will take place in March 2020.

Save the date:  The Village AGM date has been set for after the morning service on October 13.

 “Kilts, Celts, and Cornets”  Sunday 1st September at 5.00pm – The St Albans Community Choir and The New Brighton Silver Band invite you to their concert.  Admission by donation to a local charity.  A light supper will be served at the conclusion of the concert.  St Paul’s Church, 1 Harewood Road.

The Village Prayer Chain:  We are looking to re-start The Village prayer chain.  This is a group of people who are contacted whenever a request for prayer in the parish is made.  This is done discreetly and with confidentiality.  If you are interested in being someone who is part of this, please contact Dan.  Once this is up and running, we will communicate how you are able to make use of this ministry if you wish.

Date Time Event Venue
Sun 18 8.30am The Gathering Bryndwr
10.00am Worship StAC
6.00pm Table Talk Bryndwr
Mon 19 9.30am Music Moments Papanui
10.00am Preschool Music Bryndwr
2.00pm Falls Prevention Class Papanui
3.15pm Kids Club Bryndwr
7.00pm Indoor Bowls Bryndwr
Tues 20 10.00am FlyBys Bryndwr
10.00am Creative Nest “drop-in” Papanui
Wed 21 9.45am Badminton Papanui
10.00am Preschool Music Bryndwr
11.00am Midweek Worship Papanui
1.00pm Village Leisure Club

Movie afternoon

Bryndwr
Thurs 22 10.00am Preschool Music Bryndwr
10.00am Pop-ins Papanui
6.30pm Youth Group Bryndwr
Fri 23 10.00am Craft Group Bryndwr
1.15pm Indoor Bowls Papanui
Sat 24 9.30am Clothing Shop

Village Market

Bryndwr
Sun 25 10.00am Worship StAC
4.00pm The Gathering Bryndwr
5.30pm Evening Circle contact office

Helpers @ St Andrew’s College 10am (25th August)

Welcoming team:      Gordon Shields, Claire Cruickshank, Peter and Adrienne Rowe.

Readers:                   1st reading Katharine Shaw, 2nd Christine Arnold.

Technician:               Donald McKellar.

Counting:                 Mollie Woods, Gordon Shields.

Morning tea:             Barbara Mitchell, Frik and Hannie de Beer.

Musician:                  Margaret Nelson.

Grounds @ Bryndwr: Don McKellar.