All Saints’ Church Haslingfield

church chairs 08.15APPROVED SOFTER SEATING SCHEME

All Saints’ are delighted to announce that we will soon be installing new comfortable and warm chairs in the Nave of the church to replace all our Victorian pews.  The 21 medieval pews, 3 ceremonial medieval chairs and 9 Victorian children’s pews that are in the church will be retained. Ten of the longest pews will be lovingly shortened and restored to match the short ones already in the aisles. Read more

We Had A Fabulous Time

oasisOASIS, the holiday at home for seniors, met again on 28, 29 and 30 July.  About 50 people came this year and it was great fun.  We had feature talks and quizzes, and each day ended with a tasty lunch.  Activities included solving mysteries a la Sherlock Holmes, singing, painting, craft making (some fine wooden boxes), poetry, meditating, chairobics, enjoying the Sayers’ model railway in their back garden – and a highlight:  baking scones in the Wellhouse Meadow  Bakery. Read more

THIS FRIDAY – Strawberry Fayre – Methodist Church

Strawberry Fayre 2015This Friday 3 July from 5.30 pm to 7.00 pm the Annual Strawberry Fayre will take place at Haslingfield Methodist Church. As well as a buffet and barbecue, there will be stalls selling cakes, plants, produce and good quality used books. A representative from Guide Dogs for the Blind will be there with a puppy in training and she will have lots of small items to buy and a “Guess the name of the Guide Dog”. The proceeds will go to Guide Dogs for the Blind, Little Owls Preschool and the Methodist Church.

Having Problems Reading?

A pair of spectacles were left in the Methodist Church weeks ago and haven’t been claimed. If they are yours, and you couldn’t remember where you had left them, please phone Christine on 870227 and she will re-unite you with them!!

Oasis 2015

oasisOasis Holiday at Home for Seniors is to be held again this year at the Methodist Church, Tuesday 28th to Thursday 30th July.  As before there will be a full range of activities and interests, so please spread the word and make a note in your diaries.  Watch this space for further information.
Contacts Rev Becca 817805 & Rev Judy 262072

July Sax Jazz Concert

jazz quartetClick ‘Read More’ to see the poster for our next concert on 18 July.  Proceeds after
expenses will be given to MACS (Malawi Association for Christian
Support) to help towards building a new teacher’s house at Magomero in Malawi, a village with which All Saints’ Church Church has a link. Read more

‘SongCycle’ Concert

SongCycleDon’t miss this concert by the unique ‘SongCycle’ all singing, all cycling male voice quartet.  7.30pm in All Saints Church, Haslingfield on Saturday 9th May, 2015. Music from Bach to the Beatles and Billy Joel. Tickets: £10.00 (incl. interval refreshments) from The Village shop or at the door.
Enquiries: José Hopkins, 01223 872190  Read more