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Forthcoming Events

The Parish Calendar lists the services and events at all three churches.

Music for a Summer’s Evening

Thursday 20 June at 7pm at St Margarets

Elstree Chapel Boys Choir present an hour long concert of favourite anthems at St Margarets in aid of church funds. Tickets are £10, to include a glass of Pimms or fruit juice, and are available from Libby Lowry either directly or through the parish office. Please come and enjoy some relaxing music on a midsummer’s eve in a beautiful setting!

St John’s Day Party

Sunday 23 June from 3pm to 6pm at St Johns

Join us for a party to celebrate our patron saint and to share hospitality with our community. We’ll be having fun and games, music, a BBQ and cakes. All welcome.

If you’d like to help publicise this event, you could print or share this poster.

Choir concert

Saturday 29 June at 3pm at St Peters

St Peter’s Church Choir is performing a concert of choral and instrumental music. The music will be performed by choir members young and old and should be a memorable event. The concert will be followed by light refreshments. Entry is free but donations towards the re-ordering project, which aims to improve the facilities at the church, will be much appreciated. For more information please contact Richard Larkin either directly or through the parish office.

If you’d like to help publicise this event, you could print or share this poster.

St Peter’s Day service and lunch

Sunday 30 June at 9.30am at St Peters

The whole parish meets to celebrate the patronal festival of St Peter. We are also welcoming Andrew Storch as Curate. The service will be followed by a Bring and Share lunch in the rectory garden from 12 noon.

This will be the only service in the parish today

Church Forum

Sunday 7 July at 9.30am at St Johns

The St Johns church forum takes place during the morning service. If there are matters you would like the forum to address, please talk to the clergy or churchwardens.

The next forums at St Margarets and St Peters will both be on 13 October

Summer Ramble

Sunday 7 July at 2pm at St Peters

The next “Sporadic” ramble takes place this afternoon. We shall be walking beside the river on the Caversham side, before crossing into Reading, via the pedestrian bridge, to explore the Abbey Ruins.

St Peter’s Occasional Rambles And Dawdles In the Countryside

The Fete

Saturday 13 July at Caversham Court

The fete is only a few weeks away and we will soon be asking for contributions for the various stalls. Please begin to think what you might be able to contribute. We’ll need books; cakes; saleable bric a brac; toys; items for chocolate, bottle and general tombolas (before the day as items need ticketing in advance); jams and chutney etc; garden plants; jewellery and anything suitable for the ladies stall. The craft stall this year is owl themed. A list of stall holder contacts will be available in the churches soon.