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

Welcome to our new events page, created on 16th June 2017.  

We can now let you know what's happening in the very near future

Thank you to everyone who supported "Last Night of the Proms" on 24th June.  Special thanks to organist Keith Hearnshaw and to the Blidworth Welfare Band.   A wonderful evening. 


We at Swanwick St. Andrew’s Church invite children of all ages and their parents/carers to our family-friendly services in July

MONDAY JULY 3rd – Toddler Service. Tea and toast from 9.20 followed by fun, story, prayer and songs – finished by 10am.

SUNDAY JULY 9th – From 4pm “CROSSROADS”. An hour of craft, story and song – bringing everyone together and finishing with refreshments.  Our theme this week is "Trusting in God"

SUNDAY JULY 16th – 9.45 am. “EARLY BIRDS”. 30 minutes with young children in mind. This month Noah and his Ark – and a Rainbow Picnic!
SUNDAY JULY 23rd – From 4pm “CROSSROADS”  - every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month .  This week's theme "Listening to God"


Sunday 8th October - the Parachuting Bears are back!   and more ... teddy bears picnic, teddy trail, refreshments.  Also and for the first time - a paper plane competition.

Saturday 25th November.  A concert to benefit Chernobyl Children's Lifeline.  A double male-voice choir event, with Pye Hill and Derbyshire Constabulary mail voice choirs.

and a date for next year's diary -

Saturday 10th February 2018.  Lunchtime organ recital with Martyn Noble. 

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