Deanery Synod Report

The first of the three annual meetings of the Synod was held at St Katharine’s on 2nd March, following an invitation to all to join us for the Stations of the Cross and the Eucharist beforehand. Several members from the Deanery did join us. The meeting began with an interesting...

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Senior Moments Film Club

Proudly Presents: The Lady in the Van on Tuesday April 5th 2106 @ 2pm Tickets cost £3.00 which includes afternoon tea. These are available from St Katharine’s Parish office or contact Valerie Marron om 01204 456619  

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Ladies who Lunch – April 2016

Ladies who Lunch are dining out in April We are visiting the newly opened Retreat Adlington on Wednesday 13th April Transport provided from Blackrod (11.45am) Book a place with Janet Milward (01204 699503)  

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St Katharine’s Flowers for Fellowship

The next two meetings of the St Katharine’s Monthly Flower Club will be on Friday 1st April and  Friday 29th April at 2pm £3 to include refreshments Each month there will be a demonstration or workshop Any profits will go to church funds. Why not join us for fellowship and...

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Blackrod Community Walks March 2016

Around High Rid On Tuesday 8th March, sixteen of us set off in fine rain, which continued for most of our walk.  It wasn’t what we ordered, but the forecast was correct.  Having done the walk previously, we decided to do it in reverse this time. We set off down...

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The Blackrod Scout Group needs You!

Scouting has taken place in Blackrod for many years, with the present 47th Bolton (Blackrod) Group celebrating its 50th year in 2015. Although presently lacking a Scout Troop, there are thriving Beaver and Cubs Sections; Beavers are for 6 –8 year olds and Cubs are 8 up to 11 years...

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Day out to Haworth

Friends of St. Katharine’s have booked a 48 seater coach for a day out to Haworth on the 21st April leaving St. Katharine’s at 10a.m. and arriving back around 5.30pm. The cost is £11 per person. Please let me know if you would like to join us. Thanks, Sylvia Gregory...

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St Katharine’s Flower Club

The first meeting of the year will be on Friday, 1st April at 2 pm in the Upper Room of St Katharine’s, when we will be having a flower arranging demonstration. Anyone with an interest in plants and flowers/arrangements is welcome to join us for refreshments and a chat. We normally...

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Events Group News

Preparations are being made for our first event of 2016 and that will be “GOOD OLD DAYS IN BLACKROD” on Saturday 20th February at 7.30 in St Katharine’s. Tickets are £6 and are available from church or Jean 691575. Do come along and enjoy the sketches and entertainment by friends...

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