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[21 Nov 2017 | 2 Comments | ]
Wash Common’s Community Carol Concert at St George’s – book your ticket now!

Now in its fifth year, and always a fantastically festive evening of music and mulled wine – St George’s Church hosts Wash  Common’s Candlelit  Christmas  Concert for 2017 – 7pm on Sunday 10th December! 
Featuring violinist Helen Page, Soloist Katie Minien, Harmony Choir, St George’s Choir.
With readings by members of the community and Christmas carols for the audience.
Mulled wine and mince pies will be served at the interval.
Tickets are £5 (under 16s free) and available from the church office.
Proceeds from this event will go to the West Berks Winter Homeless Project.

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[10 Nov 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Christmas Craft Afternoon – Wednesday 5th December

Back by popular demand!  An afternoon of Christmas crafts! 

Come and join us – make some tree decorations and learn how the art of napkin folding for the Christmas table.  Craft activities will be followed by a Christmas tea.
Wednesday 5th December 2017 in the Large Meeting Room at St. George’s Church at 2.30pm.
Please contact: pastoral@st-george-newbury.org for more information or to book a place.

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[3 Aug 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
A Summer of Discovery at St George’s – Summer Crafts!

St George’s Church brings you…
A Summer of Discovery!
…Discover talents you never knew you had!  Discover new friends!  Discover your competitive streak!  Discover new interests and hobbies…
Our hugely popular craft and activity afternoons are back with an exciting programme of events for summer!
9 August      Board games
16 August    Seasonal flower arranging
23 August    Demonstration of vintage bubble car
30 August    Acrylic painting on canvas
Each afternoon session runs from 2-4pm in St George’s church, and will be followed by refreshments.
If you would like to join us, please contact the church office on 01635 41249 or email pastoral@st-george-newbury.org.uk

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[30 Apr 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
On NOW at St George’s!  Thy Kingdom Come 2017

From 25th May to 4th June this year communities and churches around the world will be gathering together to pray for their friends, families and neighbours.  Do come and see for yourself what is going on at St George’s between Ascension Day and Pentecost.
Prayer events of all shapes and sizes are taking place across the world, including 24-7 prayer rooms, prayer days, prayer walks and half nights of prayer. Cathedrals, churches and other venues will host Beacon Events, gathering people across towns and cities to worship and to pray for the empowering of the Holy Spirit for effective witness.
St George’s is open for this event, with coffee and tea available at 9.30 and 3pm.  This years …

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[6 Feb 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Spring into Easter!  Easter Craft Event on 5th April.

Following the success of our summer and Christmas craft afternoons…. 
Spring into Easter!  Easter Crafts at St George’s Church
Join us for a fun afternoon of Easter inspired crafts and activities; learn how to make delicious chocolate truffles
and make your own Easter table decoration.
From 2pm on Wednesday 5th April at St George’s Church, the afternoon concludes with tea and Easter treats – do come and join the fun.

Please could you indicate by 29th March whether you would like to attend (to facilitate the purchase of materials) to pastoral@st-george-newbury.org or office@st-george-newbury.org

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[26 Jan 2017 | Leave a Comment | ]
Murder Mystery Evening

Prepare to be entertained in style by the St George’s Radio Players when they perform their latest piece,
Murder at Monks Meadow

Scrutinize the dastardly exploits on stage while you sit with friends and savour a delicious meal. Then, when the drama’s over, all you have to do is exercise those little grey cells and work out who committed the deadly deed.
 
Venue             St Georges Hall (plus bar)
Date               Saturday 18th  March 2017
Time:              7.00pm for a prompt ‘curtain up’ at 7.30pm
Price               £12 per head to include food
Tickets            Contact Margaret Blaine  01635 42664 for further information or to book your place at
this exciting event. (tables of 8 preferred)
 

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[6 Jul 2016 | Leave a Comment | ]
Creative Summer Club for Adults – Throughout August

Calling all adults: Creation is coming your way!
Why not join us throughout August for 5 afternoons of activities?
On the afternoons of 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st August from 2-4pm at St George’s Church, Newbury
We hope to offer some of the following crafts and activities:  
Singing, hand-bell ringing, easy hand sewing, picture journaling, flower arranging, circle dancing, beginners yoga, poetry, play readings, no hassle cookery, jigsaw puzzles, mindfulness colouring, beer tasting  – to name but a few!
Cream teas will be served at the end of each afternoon 
You might simply like to join us for a chat and some company – please feel very welcome.
If you are interested in joining in, please contact us for more information:
church.office@newbury.org.uk or email pastoral@st-george-newbury.org.uk

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[4 Jul 2016 | Leave a Comment | ]
THIS WEEKEND! The Vicarage Cocktail Party!

Its that time of year again… the sun is out!  And with it comes a crashing thirst.   Luckily, St George’s has just the solution…

You are warmly invited to
The Vicarage Cocktail Party
On Saturday 16 July from 8pm until late
In St George’s Vicarage Garden, 206 Andover Road
RSVP to the church office on 01635 41249
office@st-george-newbury.org.uk
Do take the opportunity to bring friends and neighbours along.  There are leaflets at the back of the church, why not take a couple to pass on and invite someone you know to join us.  If previous cocktail parties are anything to go by, it promises to be a really fun event.
 

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[29 Jun 2016 | Leave a Comment | ]
Pimms and Proms at the Summer Serenade!

Do  join us for a relaxing afternoon concert complete with Pimms, Strawberries and a ‘Proms’ finale!
At St George’s Church, Andover Road at 3.30pm Sunday 3rd July.
Featuring:
Helen Page (violin)
Claire Haines (cello)
Sophie Glenny (clarinet)
Clive Grant
and Harmony
Tickets are £8 and include refreshments.  Buy tickets on the door or reserve on 01635 45978.

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[22 Jun 2016 | 2 Comments | ]
Why not consider hiring St George’s?

Is your community group looking for a meeting venue?  Then why not consider hiring St George’s?
St George’s has recently been completely re-vamped, with a new ceiling, new floor, draught-proofing and a carbon neutral heating system, future-proofed for generations to come.  We also have a beautiful new meeting room in the north transept.   The church is a light, bright, warm and welcoming space which lends itself to a host of community events.   If you are looking for a venue for your community group, look no further than St George’s!

The church seats up to 300 and is ideal for concerts, rehearsals, seminars, exhibitions or as a meeting venue.  The glazed transept room can accommodate up …