you ever a Guide or a Brownie? Or maybe a Brown Owl or an adult leader? Trefoil
Guild is "Girlguiding for Grown-ups"! There is a friendly group
who meet once a month at St. Erth Methodist Chapel Hall. The next meeting will
be today Thursday May 18 at 2pm. After a short business meeting some
members will be going for a walk along beside the Hayle River. Some members
will stay at the hall for a quiz. For more details contact Polly on 01736
Saturday the Farmers’ Market is in the chapel hall from 10am to 12 noon,
selling fresh local vegetables, free range eggs, locally produced organic beef,
pork, sausages and bacon, variety bread, delicious cakes, olives, honey,
flowers, plants cards and craft. Then enjoy a cup of coffee and a chat with
this week's refreshment hosts, St Erth Chapel for Christian Aid.
ST ERTH LENT
COLLECTION FOR THE HOMELESS:
This was a great
success! Many thanks to all those who supported the Lent Collection.
All the items were
successfully delivered to Breadline in Penzance and they were delighted to
receive them. £85 was given to Add-action on line and was gift-aided making it
a donation of over £100. They were very
pleased to receive the money for their work as many of their clients are also
ST ERTH CHURCH:
Sunday May 21, service times are 8am, Eucharist; 9.30am, Parish Eucharist.
Spring Fayre held last Saturday raised £533 for the church funds. Thank you to
everyone who helped or supported the event.
SUMMER COACH TRIP:
visit to Dartmoor and Tavistock is being planned on Saturday July 1, costing
£15 per person. Pick up points will be arranged from Penzance, Goldsithney, St
Erth and Hayle. If anyone is interested they should contact Frank Nolan on
01736 756179 as soon as possible so that the booking can be confirmed. All
proceeds will go to the Old School Room Roof Appeal fund.
ST ERTH BROWNIES:
Ready, Teddy ……………..Jump!
Is your teddy brave enough to parachute
off the tower?
Saturday June 10 from 2pm to 4pm from
St Erth Church Tower.
Teddy bears to be sponsored; minimum £2
This event is being organised by St
Erth Brownies and proceeds will be shared with St Erth Church.
week members had a bring & buy afternoon. The display looked lovely, a good
effort was made and at the end it was a good result. The afternoon ended with
tea and biscuits and notices.
Tuesday May 23 Alan Cox will give a presentation entitled “Strange but True”; on
Tuesday May 30 there will be a games afternoon; on Tuesday June 6 members from
Carbis Bay provide the entertainment; and on Tuesday June 13 there will be a
Club meets every Tuesday from 2pm to 4pm in the Methodist Chapel; it only
charges £1.50, which includes tea and biscuits.
For more information contact Nora Hitchens on 01736 757308.
ST ERTH METHODISTS:
worship was led by Mr Graham Trevorrow with Mrs Nora Hitchens the organist and
Vicki playing flute. Graham read from John Ch.3 v 16-19 and 1 Corinthians Ch.1
v18 and spoke to us about the power of the gospel message and the necessity to
present it to all people.
Sunday’s service with Lasers for young people will be led, God willing, by Mr A
Care; everyone is very welcome at 11am
Friday, the Rainbow Youth Group meets from 4.30 to approx 5.30pm in the Chapel
Hall for all 8-13 year olds
Early Morning Prayers in the Parish Rooms from 7.15 to 8am. Please come
and join in this prayer time
on Tuesday, 'Tea and Toast' from 10.30 to 12 noon in the Chapel Hall with
company, conversation and craft, a great place to relax and unwind
May 25 there will be an Ascension Day Service at 7pm. This will also be the
start of 12 hours of prayer in the Chapel, anyone who would like to go on the
rota for an hour please telephone 01736 757030. The Chapel will be open during
that time for anyone to pop in to pray or just sit
May 27 the Shortie Cross Country Fun Run will take place starting in the
Well Field with a warm-up at 2pm. There are 2 courses .Entry forms are
available from the Post Office or from the Chapel. Barbeque to follow
Anniversary will be on Sunday 28 May with morning service at 11am, and
Anniversary Tea at 5pm followed by the evening service at 6pm. A warm welcome
to everyone who would like to come.
ST ERTH CONCERT BAND:
band is always pleased to welcome new members and for further information about
joining the band please contact our Bandmaster, Lester Knight, on 01209
890026. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings at the Methodist Church
Hall from 7.30 to 9.30pm. If you would like to book the band
contact Eirian on 01209 718477 or via our website at www.sterthconcertband.co.uk
For other enquiries ring Sylvia, the Band Secretary, on 01736 752605.
ST ERTH GARDENING
On Friday, June 9, the Gardening Club has arranged an afternoon visit to
Hidden Valley Gardens. Owners Tricia and Peter Howard. Refreshments available.
Contact Grace Baker on 01736 360336 for further information.