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St Alphege - events in March

posted 23 Mar 2012, 13:39 by Solihull Parish   [ updated 20 Jan 2016, 20:45 ]

Hi everyone,

Here are the events for families with younger children in March.

The Junction: 4th, 11th and 25th March at 09:15  Oliver Bird Hall
A service for families with younger children, parents / guardians and children aged 0 to 11.  There is a short service with songs, prayers, live music and bible story before dividing into the following groups:

  • under 4s (Gems).
  • infant school children (Pebbles).
  • junior school age children (Rock Solid).
  • discussion group for parents, bring your child if you want, it does not matter if you need to leave part way through.
  • at approximately 10:00 am there is a prayer and we all move to church for communion.

All Age Worship:  18th March at 09:15  Church  Mothering Sunday  (note: third not the second Sunday)
Come and celebrate Mothering Sunday.  With the band.

Daddy and Me: Saturday 3rd March  10.30  Oliver Bird Hall
For fathers with children up to age 6.  Please let us know if you would like to come by Thursday 1st March, by email to
welcomers.sta@solihullparish.org.uk, or Richard Moll Tel 705 3271. 

Children's Praise: Thursday 8th March  2:00 pm  Church
An event for babies, toddler and pre-school aged children and their parents/carers, combining informal worship and other activities.  Contact Elaine Diskin Tel 705 3265 or Alison Pratt aepratty@aol.com or Tel 711 3889 for more information. Or just come along.

Prams to Pre-school Praise and Play: Fridays  09:30  Oliver Bird Hall

With praise songs and bible stories for the little ones and coffee, chat and prayers for parents and carers.  Contact Linda Hicks
l.hicks@solihullparish.org.uk or Tel 270 7390.

Little Treasures: Every Wednesday in term time, 1.15 pm to 2.45 pm
Welcoming and informal group for babies, toddlers & pre-school age children accompanied by a parent/carer.  No need to book, just turn up.  Leader: Jackie Jenns  Tel 705 4388.

St Helens Tots and Tinies - Monday 12th March  1:45 pm  St Helens Church
A worship time for all babies and pre-school aged children and their parents/carers, at 1.45pm for an hour.  Contact Beryl Moppett Tel 705 0337

Lent discussion group:  Wednesday or Thursday evening 8:00 pm
Lent starts on Ash Wednesday - 22nd February.  Would you like to join an evening discussion group for the five weeks of Lent?  Please let me know as soon as possible,
by email to welcomers.sta@solihullparish.org.uk, or Richard Moll Tel 705 3271

Help tidy up the churchyard:  Saturday 24th March from 10:00
Could you spare an hour or two
to help clear the churchyard, just come along with secateurs/pruners if you have them, no expertise required!  Coffee and cake provided.

Many of you help with The Junction, thank you very much for that.  We need more volunteers:
- people who can help supervise children doing the Gems activity sessions;
- more Welcomers, the teams who welcome people when they arrive;
and various other roles besides.  Please contact Richard Moll on
welcomers.sta@solihullparish.org.uk or Tel 705 3271

Kind regards