Harvest Charity 2016 -WaterAid

This is Akol Catherine, she has safe water in her village in Uganda, meaning she can grow vegetables for her family. Her children go to school, have full bellies, and lots of energy to play and learn. WaterAid’s Harvest Appeal aims to help rural communities in countries like Uganda, where...

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Friends of St Katharine’s (FOSK)

We have taken delivery of another seven pew cushions so more people are sitting comfortably.  Many thanks to the people who have donated to the cost of them, and to Senior Moments for their very welcome contribution.   We are organising a children’s afternoon in November at Hilltops.  It will...

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St Katharine’s Flower Club

The next meeting will be a demonstration on Friday 28th October at 2pm in St Katharine’s Upper Room. £3 to include refreshments Any profits will go to church funds. Why not join us for fellowship and chat? Further information from Hilary Young on 01204 698482   Anita  Skinner has been organising the monthly...

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Church Maintenance Working Party

In order to make things ship-shape for the coming winter – ‘gutters and down’ springs to mind, we will be having a working party on Saturday 22nd October 10am-12. Do come along if you can-brews will be provided.

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Ladies who Lunch – Oct 2016

  By popular demand we are returning to The Italian Orchard, Preston on Wednesday 19th October 2016. 2 courses £13.90 and 3 courses £17.90 Transport can be provided from Blackrod. Contact Janet Milward for further details on 01204 699503.

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George’s Walk for the Men’s Fellowship

George’s Walk for the Men’s Fellowship was cancelled in July due to pouring rain so just when all you men thought you’d got away with it – it’s rebooked!  If you would like to do a 3-4 mile stroll based around Chorley then please meet at St Katharine’s at 10.am...

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House Group

The next 3 sessions of Tough Talk, which goes through hard sayings of Jesus, are on Thursdays at 5 Acresfield Close.  The dates are the 6th and 20th October and the final one of the series is on November 3rd.  They start at 7.30.  If you’d like to join us...

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Senior Moments Film Club – September 2016

Tuesday September 6th 2016 @2pm Proudly presents ‘A Touch of Mink’ starring Cary Grant and  Doris Day. Tickets for Afternoon Tea cost £3. These are available from St Katharine’s Parish Office or contact Valerie Marron.

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Ladies Who Lunch

Ladies who Lunch was formed in September 2013 as a way of fundraising when we learnt of the enormous amount of money required to repair the bells at St Katharine’s.  It began with a few of us catering in the upstairs room for up to 16 ladies.  Over the months...

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