Please rememnber that Used stamps are always gratefully received by Pam Turner (732710) for the Leprosy Mission.
Our musical director, Graham Caldbeck, is always looking for children and adults to join the choir. Children will spend part of the service in Sunday School and then return to sing. Children only will receive £1 for practice and £1 if they stay on for Sunday School and Singing.
Unless otherwise indicated in the Church Diary, all choir rehearsals before Holy Communion services at St Clement are from 9.30 to 10.10am and rehearsals before Family Services are at 10.00am
The Caldwell Hall is available for hire for children's parties - £45 for a three hour session with a half price extra hour to help set up and clear away for £8 on Saturday Mornings and Afternoons, and Sunday Afternoons. There is an excellent kitchen and a hall with enough room for a bouncy castle, with the option of adding on a comfortable room with glass doors for just £10 for guests to escape the noise but still see their children. Telephone 851992
The Bluebird Nursery in St Nicholas Church Hall is now Happy Hatchlings, with Emma Soley the new owner. If you know of anyone who is looking for a nursery place, please do let Emma know. Telephone: 880222 Mobile: 07797 736232. firstname.lastname@example.org
ST CLEMENT CHURCH PLAYGROUP
Congratulations to Maureen Leighton, assisted by Lorraine and Sarah, on the start of the new term of the St Clement Church Playgroup which started on Monday, 11th September 2017 from 1.30pm to 4.00pm. Come and join us for play, craft, singing and snack time. Suitable for 0 - pre-school children. Enquiries to Maureen (Mobile - 07797 733836).
JERSEY CARE ENQUIRY
The Rector has been asked to feed back on the three following questions at a meeting on the 3rd October. If you have any thoughts do please let him know.
1. Views on the report's recommendation
2. Views on what Islanders expect to result from the report
3. Concerns or consequences anticipated that could arise from the implementations of the report.
The full text of the report is on the States of Jersey web site or there is a 62 page summary available to borrow at the back of the church. There are also lots of copies of the short summary and recommendation that was given out in church on Sunday, 20th August.
JERSEY AND GUERNSEY DEANERIES
Paul Matthams recently spoke to the 8am/9am/10.30am services about the current thoughts regarding the jersey and Guernsey deneries and possible links with UK and other dioceses. Paul is happy to answer questions/take views and can be contacted on Matthams@msn.com
Margaret du Feu is arranging the decorations for Harvest (24th September) and is happy to buy produce on your behalf which will then be given to the Grace Trust and Women's refuge after the Harvest Family Service. Jugs for donations to purchase goods for Harvest are at the back of the cghurch