The Benefice of Swanwick and Pentrich
St Andrew's and St Matthew's


APRIL and MAY 2016


Both Swanwick and Pentrich hold their respective  Annual Parochial Church Meetings on 20th April: at the Old School House in Swanwick, 7.30 pm and St. Matthews Church, time to be confirmed.


"Dementia Friends"

On April 27th Swanwick's Anglican, Baptist and Methodist churches - "Christians Together in Swanwick" are combining forces to present an informative evening open to all.  This will be held at the Old School House, 22 The Green, Swanwick DE55 1BL from 7.30 pm and will be run by a Dementia Friends "Champion" who will discuss how friends, families and sufferers alike are able to embrace the challenges of Dementia and Alzheimers disease.  

Swanwick "Well Dressings"

Swanwick's Anglican, Baptist and Methodist Churches will combine forces to present the "Christians Together in Swanwick" well dressing at the celebrations on 21st May.   There will be a ceremony to mark the occasion at 12 o'clock at the Well, Broadway.  Full details are on the Swanwick Parish Council website.

Concert

Our Next Musical Event is the "Last Night of the Proms"  concert in St. Andrew's Church on Saturday 25th June 2016, 7 for 7.30 pm.  Performing will be the Championship Section Blidworth Welfare Band and nationally renowned organist Keith Hearnshaw, with the traditional contribution from the audience. 

Please contact us  for further information - and watch this site. 

 For more information to see what is on in your area have a look at these websites. 

www.organrecitals.com    www.ambervalley.info    www.artsderbyshire.org.uk,    www.wherecanwego.com

SWANWICK OPEN GARDENS - 25th JUNE 2016

Swanwick's three churches will also help at the Open Gardens by offering refreshments - coffee at St. Andrew's church - lunch at Swanwick Methodist Church and tea at Swanwick Baptist Church.   Full details of the "Open Gardens" can be found on the Swanwick Parish Council Website.

26th JULY 2016

INSTITUTION AND INDUCTION OF THE REVD ARON SIMPSON AS VICAR OF SWANWICK AND PENTRICH.

A NOTABLE DATE!






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