Activities for seniors
Tuesday Together meets on alternate Tuesdays during term-time from 10.30 am when we gather for tea/coffee and chat, followed at 11.00 am by a varied programme of entertainment e.g. visits from our local primary school choir, talks by various charities, quizzes and lots more (see our current programme below). We conclude with a short ‘Thought for the day’ followed by a delicious two-course lunch at 12.30 pm. Seniors are invited to come along at any time but booking for the lunch is recommended - please ring the Church Office on 0117 962 9990 - and costs £5.00 (some of our guests just join us for lunch)
Autumn 2018 Programme:
Tues 11th September: Bulb planting, Scrabble and dominoes
Tues 25 September: Music from the musicals - Terry Merrett-Smith
Tues 9 October: Hand massage & word games
Tues 23 October: The Suffragettes
Tues 6 November: Home Instead - John Moore
Tues 20 November: Tapestry entertain us
Tues 4 December: Advent Memory Tree and ‘Waiting’ Songs & Poems
Tues 18 December: Treble Bass – Bristol Free School and Pre-School Nativity
Spring 2019 Programme:
Tues 15 January: Table Games
Tues 29 January: ‘Brighter Moments’
Tues 12 February: Desert Island Discs
Tues 26 February: A Canadian Adventure with the Gilmours
Tues 12 March: Lewis & Furneaux - 'Wind in the Willows'
Tues 26 March: The Leprosy Mission
Activities for seniors
There are a substantial number of seniors among our church community, who regularly share in worship time together on a Sunday. However, we are always happy to welcome non–church attenders to share in our other activities. We try to meet the social and spiritual needs of our senior friends and we have a Focus Group for Seniors that oversees their needs within our church community. (Focus group members: Sheila Cooper, Liz Dawson, Phil Heard, Carol Symes, Gay Wale, Jenny Witts)
Praise at 3 o’clock takes place on one Sunday afternoon each month. We meet in the Church Foyer from 3pm and sing our favourite hymns (old and new) for about 45mins, sometimes sharing the memories they evoke..... Our time together includes some informal worship, then we enjoy tea and cakes together. So come along and enjoy a time of informal worship singing your favourite hymns!
Next date is: 13th January 2019
With any queries regarding any of these activities, please ring Sheila Cooper on 0117 962 0618 or Liz Dawson on 0117 962 9405.