Harvest Festival: The Village will be holding a combined Harvest Festival/ANZAC Day service on 25 April. Please support with donations of food, like fresh fruit and vegetables, and dry foods like cereals, jams, flour, sugar, pasta, tinned goods, etc. Food can be dropped off at the Bryndwr Office on Friday 23rd or delivered during set up on Saturday 24th just after 2.30 p.m. If you can’t do either we will still be delighted to receive your gifts on Sunday morning. All the food will be delivered to charities after the service.
Women’s Fellowship Morning Tea Cuppa: Let’s meet for a cuppa and catch up before too many more months zoom by. All women are invited to share in morning tea at Simo’s cafe, 399 Ilam road, Friday 16 April at 10.30. RSVP not necessary… you can just turn up. Any enquires or if transport is required, please ph or email Catherine Thank you.
Bryndwr Community Garden AGM: The Bryndwr Community Garden is having its 2021 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday 14 April, 7pm at The Village Bryndwr Church. We are meeting in the Annexe (where we usually meet), which is most easily accessed by the side door. It would be great if you could come along and please feel free to invite anyone to the AGM who you think might be interested in being part of the community garden. If you wish to be part of the committee, please come along or let us know if you wish to be nominated. Drinks and snacks will be provided. The agenda, executive report, position description and previous minutes will be available as paper copies on the day of the meeting.
Rev. Robert Simpson introduces his new book – “The Ripple Effect” – an exciting look at the Twenty-Third Psalm! This is free!
The simple power of King David’s psalms never fails to reaffirm the presence of the guiding hand of God, but it has also many personal truths that have been the author’s experiences including being resident in Ngaio Marsh Retirement Village. Go on, take one or two of The Ripple Effect! It may be the very thing that you are after! Contact Rev. Robert for information on how to obtain a copy.
Bryndwr Community Garden ‘harvest festival’: Sat. April 17 at Morley Reserve, 12-1.30pm.
We are very excited to have this festival as a place for the community to come for a fun, family friendly event, before winter comes! We are hosting a ‘crop swap’, a place where you can bring any excess crops from your own garden, and gain some wonderful ones from someone else’s. Veges, fruit, seedlings …
There will also be a bouncy castle, ‘giant’ games, a BBQ and craft for the kids. We will be doing some planting in the community garden plots! If wet, postponed to the next day, Sunday 18 April at the same time.
Friendly Circle Lunch: Tuesday 13 April (at the Richards’ home at 12 noon. All are welcome to come for a provided lunch and warm company – please phone to rsvp for catering purposes. Jennifer or Pat.
|Sun 11||9.30am 10.00am||Light Breakfast, followed by Worship Service||Bryndwr|
|Mon 12||9.30am||Music Moments||Papanui|
|2.00pm||Steady as you Go falls prevention||Papanui|
|Tues 13||10.00am||Creative Nest ‘drop-in’ All welcome!||Papanui|
|12.00pm||Friendly Circle Lunch, all welcome||Ph office|
|11.30am||Worship Service & provided lunch||Papanui|
|Fri 16||10.00am||Craft & Conversation||Bryndwr|
|Sat 17||9.30am||Clothing Shop||Bryndwr|
|Sun 18||9.30am 10.00am||Light Breakfast, followed by Worship Service||Bryndwr|
Next week’s helpers @ Bryndwr 10am (18 April 2021)
Setup: Gordon and Johan Dalkie.
Welcoming team: Salilo and Jerry, Fuatino and Sapu.
Readers: Nancy Morgan, Ruth Churcher.
Counting: Mollie Woods, Andrew Souness.
Morning Tea: Claire and David, Ian Satterthwaite.
Grounds at Bryndwr: Liam Boardman.