Blackrod Community Walkers – November 2016

Jumbles Walk   A dozen of us gathered at the Jumbles Reservoir car park on a bright but cloudy and cold Tuesday morning in November. The forecast threatened snow later. We hoped to be indoors before that came. Walking out around the Jumbles Reservoir we headed towards Chapeltown and then...

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FOSK – Superhero and Princess Party

There will be a children’s afternoon in November at Hilltops.  It will take place on Sunday 20th November from 3pm to 5pm.  We will be advertising this very soon so watch out for details!  The theme is Super Heroes and there will be games and guest appearances from some much-loved children’s characters,...

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Sunday School Harvest Presentation 2016

Recipe For Life (See the photos of our work in the Gallery!) In Sunday school we looked at lots of fruit and veg that you can put in a salad. To grow vegetables you need water, soil, seeds and sun. Sam made a big salad. Isabelle and Sophie made a fruit and veg out of clay. We...

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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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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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