South Oxfordshire Methodists

Trinity Church Abingdon

Events

Mission Statement: "Serving God, serving each other, serving community. "

Dates for the Diary

Sunday 8th October, 3pm St Nic’s: Abbey Chamber Concert Voix de Cabaret, Songs made famous by Marlene Dietrich, Jacques Brell, Edith Piaf and Lisa Minelli Ilona Domnich soprano with Mark Risi piano.Tickets £10 (£9 concessions – OAP/students), accompanied children free available at door.

Staged reading of Paradise Lost: This special programme, introducing audiences to the richness of Milton’s language and his devilish characters on the 350th anniversary of the publication of this great epic poem, will take place on Thursday 12 October 2017, 7.30 pm, at New Barn, Christchurch, Northcourt Road, and on Tuesday 17 October 2017, 7.30 pm, at St Helen’s Church. Tickets £10 (£5 for those in full-time education) from 01235 520144 (St Helen’s), 07981 827595 (Christ Church) or on the door.

Abingdon Artists Autumn Art Exhibition: The Barn, Christchurch, Abingdon. Tuesday 10 - Saturday 14 October. Tuesday-Friday 10:00-4:30pm; Saturday 10-5pm. Preview Monday 9, 6:30-8:30pm Free entrance.

Saturday 14 October, 7.30 pm Fundraiser for local Christian, medical charity, Medic Assist International (MAI). Talented and versatile international singer, Jonathan Veira, is coming to Abingdon as part of his new ‘Songs and Tales’ tour and will be performing at St Helen and St Katharine School to raise funds for MAI. He will also be talking about his faith in a natural and honest way. Tickets £10, from The Bookstore in Abingdon or claire@medicassistinternational.org.

Tuesday 17 October Water and Conflict: a talk by journalist Ellen Teague at the Northcourt Centre, Northcourt Road at 8pm. Organised by Abingdon Peace Group.

Thursday 19 October 10.30 – 11.30 am: Back to 35, Abingdon Baptist Church Hall. These meetings, a joint venture between Age UK Oxfordshire and 35 Ock Street, provide an opportunity for conversation, activities, support and fellowship for the over-50s with tea and cake as well. First and third Thursday mornings. This week: Songs sung by Karen Wymms.

Saturday 21st October CiS Southern Conference 2017 The Penultimate Curiosity How science swims in the slipstream of ultimate questions The King’s Centre, Oxford, OX2 0ES To book or for more information please see www.cis.org.uk/conferences/southern-2017/ Or contact Mary Browett: maryb.cis@outlook.com