For ages 7 - 18
Would you like to sing in the Youth Choir at St. Anne's ?
- If so, here are the answers to some of the questions you may have ...
Q : When does the choir meet for practice ?
A : On Thursday 5.30-6.30 during term time
Q : When does the youth choir sing at services ?
A : On the second Sunday of the month at the 10am Eucharist (but not in April or August) and on special occasions
Q : What would I have to do before I could sing in the youth choir ?
A : You would be invited to come to a Choir Practice to see what we do, and join in some of the singing if you feel like it
Q : Where do practices take place ?
A : In the church
Q : Who directs the Youth Choir ?
A : Mrs Marian Goodgame (tel : 020 8940 5022)
Q : Would there be an audition ?
A : Yes - an informal one (in private), to see whether you are ready to join the choir, or whether it would be wiser for you to wait until you are a little older
Q : How long would it be before I would be admitted to the choir ?
A : It usually takes a couple of months, depending on how long it takes you to learn new music and become familiar with the order of service
Harvest Festival Supper, Saturday 23rd September. This year’s theme is Creation and the Environment. There will be a short liturgy in the church at 6.30 pm on the theme of The Gift of Creation. You are invited to come to this with a posy of flowers in a jam jar. The liturgy will be followed by supper in the Hall at 7pm (your posies of flowers will decorate the hall and tables!). A starter, main course, wine and mineral water will be provided. As in previous years, gifts of dessert would be warmly welcomed.
PLEASE NOTE ALL TICKETS TO THE 2017 HARVEST SUPPER HAVE NOW BEEN SOLD
Thank you – to everyone who helped to make our St Anne’s Day celebrations go so well. It was a fitting way in which to say farewell to Chad.
There is a new route this year for the Sponsored Walk. It will start at St. Matthias Church, Richmond, at 10.30, then go along the Thames Path to St. Richard’s Church, Ham. It will then return along the river, and on to St. Anne’s, arriving about 3.00 p.m. Walkers will be raising money for the work of Christian Aid among the poorest people in the world. For more details please contact Justice Onwaka, at 020 7523 2044, or Isobel Moses.
The Annual Report is ready for people to take and read. It is also available to download here.
The annual revision of the Electoral Roll will begin today and end on 26 March. If your name is on the roll you need take no action. If you wish to join the roll there are forms at the back of the church and a box for completed forms.
If you are a new or newish member to our congregation, please ask Fr. Nigel for a Welcome Pack.