||SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER 2016
THE REVD ARON SIMPSON IS NOW THE VICAR OF SWANWICK AND PENTRICH. WELCOME ARON and BELLA!
St. Matthew's Church Pentrich: Harvest Festival Weekend, 24th/25th September. "Bring and Share" lunch at Pentrich Village Hall on Sunday. Contact Pentrich Wardens for details. Harvest Festival Service at 11 am on 25th September is a joint service with Swanwick St. Andrew's.
Swanwick Harvest Festival is at 11am on 2nd October, again a joint service with St. Matthew's Pentrich. Parachuting Bears are back in Swanwick in the afternoon, registration from 1.30 pm, bears parachuting from 2-4pm. Bring your brave teddy along (max height 50cm) and watch him parachute form the church tower. £2 pr jump, parachute provided. Rent-a-bear available!! Church open for refreshments, harvest displays, teddy bear trail AND the Pentrich Revolution Exhibition.
On 3rd October Swanwick churches join Valley CIDS at the Salt Pot on The Green for "first Monday" prayers, 3.30-7 pm.