Upcoming Events

KETTLESING VILLAGE HALL – Come join in for a musical evening full of Christmas Spirit with Off the Scale. Friday 3rd December 7.30pm, bar opens at 7pm. Tickets £10 include mince pie and a tipple, call Christine on 07752 957282 or Stuart 07770 630299

CAROL SERVICE

Wednesday 22nd December, 2.30pm

And around the benefice…

BIRSTWITH

COFFEE, CAKE & CHAT

Third Thursday of every month, 10.15am-12noon. In St James’ Church Hall.

ADVENT CAROL SERVICE

Sunday 5th December, 6.30pm Join the choir for the start of Advent. Sherry served afterwards.

HAMPSTHWAITE

SOUP & SANDWICH LUNCH

Second Monday of each month, 12.30pm in Hampsthwaite Community Room at the back of church. Everyone welcome!

VOCES SERAPHORUM

12th December, 4.30pm. We re delighted to again welcome Voces Seraphorum to sing festive music at Hampsthwaite Church. Enjoy an hour of choral music by candlelight to kickstart your Christmas season. Tickets £10 from Hampsthwaite corner shop, Hampsthwaite hairdressers, Gill Hart or Sarah Paynes. There will be a raffle and refreshments.

SUNDAY SCHOOL PRESENTATION Sunday 12th December, 11.00am

9 LESSONS AND CAROLS Sunday 19th December, 7.00pm

CHRISTMAS EVE MIDNIGHT COMMUNION 11.30pm

CHRISTMAS DAY Holy Communion 11.00am

KILLINGHALL

COFFEE AND CAKE IN KILLINGHALL

Every second Tuesday of the month, next date: 9th November, 1.30-3.00pm in church. All are welcome to come for a coffee and a chat

CHRISTMAS QUIZ – Friday 10th December, 7pm in Killinghall Village Hall

Light supper provided. Tickets £5 for adults, £3 children, max 6 per team. Tickets available from Jill 506532 and Chris 562136

VILLAGE VOICES CHRISTMAS CONCERT

Saturday 11th December, 2-5.00pm in Killinghall Village Hall. We will be singing Christmas carols and songs along with some of our usual concert repertoire. Refreshments including mulled wine and mince pies will be served in the interval. Tickets £5 are available from any Village Voices member or ring Ken Winter-Briggs on 00423 772660 or Jacqui Page on 01423 506458

CAROL SERVICE

Sunday 12th December, 2.00pm

CHRISTMAS EVE: CRIB SERVICE 4.00pm; MIDNIGHT COMMUNION 11.30pm

COFFEE MORNING

Saturday 15th January,  10.00am-12noon in the village hall, Otley Road. Raffle, cake stall and tombola plus Anne’s ‘Bacon Butties’. Admission £1.50 includes tea/coffee. All proceeds to church funds.