Families and Children Newsletter
St Francis of Assisi Families & Children
Key Dates – Autumn 2018
We hope you enjoy a wonderful summer holidays & look forward to welcoming you back to St Francis:
Thursday 13th September @ 6pm – St Francis Junior Choir practice in St Francis Church. There is a practice every Thursday. Contact Sarah Ince for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Junior Servers help out at most services when Sunday Club Plus+ is not on. If your child is over 10 and would like to be included on the rota, please contact Dave Ince on David.email@example.com.
Sunday 9th & 16th September @ 10.30am – NO SUNDAY CLUB OR SUNDAY CLUB PLUS
Sunday 23rd September@ 10.30am - Sunday Club (Age 3-10) and Sunday Club Plus+ (age 10+) in hall Sunday
30th September@ 10.30am - Sunday Club (Age 3-10) and Sunday Club Plus+ (age 10+) in hall
Sunday 7th October@ 10.30am – Harvest Festival Family Service. All ages welcome. Junior Choir singing. Please bring non-perishable food to be donated to Orpington Food Bank. Harvest lunch after the service. Tickets cost £5 each or £15 for a family and can be bought from Joan Lawrence.
Sunday 14th October@ 10.30am - Sunday Club (Age 3-10) and Sunday Club Plus+ (age 10+) in hall
Sun 22nd Oct – Sun 28th Oct- HALF TERM – NO SUNDAY CLUB, SUNDAY CLUB+, LITTLE LAMBS, JUNIOR CHOIR.
Sunday 4th November@ 10.30am – Family Service. All ages welcome.
Sunday 11th November– REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY - NO SUNDAY CLUBS
SATURDAY 17th NOVEMBER- QUIZ NIGHT. 7PM FOR 7.30 PM START. TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM Fr Stephen 01689 829971
Sunday 18th November @ 10.30am – Sunday Club (Age 3-10) in hall
Sunday 25th November @10.30am - Sunday Club (Age 3-10) Sunday Club Plus+ (age 10+) in hall tbc.
Sunday 2nd December@ 10.30am – Advent Family Service. All ages welcome. Junior Choir singing.
SATURDAY 8th DECEMBER 11am – 2pm – ST FRANCIS CHRISTMAS FAIR. FATHER CHRISTMAS, KIDS CHRISTMAS CRAFT, STALLS SELLING BEAUTIFUL GIFTS AND REFRESHMENTS. FREE ENTRY.
Sun 9th December - Sun 6th January– CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS - NO SUNDAY CLUB OR SUNDAY CLUB PLUS
20th December@5-6pm (tbc) Carol Singing in Petts Wood raising money for local charities.
Contact Sarah Ince for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 22nd December@ 11am in hall – Christingle making. If your children would like to help (it’s fun and there are plenty of sweets!) please contact Dave Ince on email@example.com.
Sunday 23rd December@ 6.00pm – 9 Lessons and Carols Service, followed by mulled wine & mince pies.
Sunday 24th December@ 4pm – Crib Service and Christingle in St Francis Church. A popular Christmas Eve service where the Nativity story is brought to life and children can dress up and join in.