Austwick Church Afternoon Fellowship
Afternoon Fellowship: Everybody’s Welcome – Austwick Parish Hall, Wednesdays, 2.00 – 3.30pm
The Afternoon Fellowship is a monthly meeting held at Austwick Parish Hall and open to everybody in our surrounding area. Each meeting features a guest speaker on a topic of interest, followed by a time for conversation with refreshments.There’s no charge for admission: a voluntary collection of £1 at each meeting helps to support our running costs.Everybody is welcome – come along; bring a friend; meet new friends!
More information from our Churches Weekly Newsletters or from our Secretary Catherine Menday, 01524 251787, firstname.lastname@example.org
Everybody’s welcome to these 2023 Meetings, each at 2.00pm
Wednesday January 25th Jilly Hazeldine: My world of lettering
Wednesday February 22nd Heather Lane: The Folly in Settle – past, present and future
Wednesday March 22nd Pippa Foulds: The art of embroidery
Wednesday April 26th Philip Farrer: Our local environment and ecology
Wednesday May 31st Roland Fudge: Music in my life
Wednesday June 28th Ralph Court: Hidden treasures of Jordan
Wednesday July 26th Di Millen: Marvellous metal clay – a voyage of discovery
Wednesday August 23rd Tracey Heseltine: Green living
Wednesday September 27th Elaine Beresford: Life in verse
Wednesday October 25th Graham Cleverley: Naked Ladies in Lawkland Moss. Also our AGM
Wednesday November 22nd Alex Pilkington: The mountain bothy
Wednesday December 13th Revd Julie Clarkson: Life in Sri Lanka
We are also planning for 2023:
June (Date to be confirmed) A Garden Party at the Knoll with kind permission from Pip and Alec Rigby
October (Date to be confirmed) A coach trip to a cathedral town
All meetings take place at 1:30pm in the Parish Hall unless otherwise stated above.
A voluntary contribution of £1 at each meeting helps to support the hire of the hall and also Afternoon Fellowship funds.
Austwick Church Fellowship Group
Diary of events for 2018
Wed 24th January Hidden France
Speakers: Judy and Chris Leeming
Wed 28th February The pleasure of drawing
Speaker: Sue Parker
Wed 28th March A guest speaker to be announced
Wed 25th April Rural Rumania
Speaker: Michael Southworth
Wed 23rd May I hear sweet music
With Rowland Fudge in Clapham Church
Wed 27th June @2pm Garden party at Beck House
With kind permission of Gwen and Graham
Wed 25th July Iran: Shiraz to Tehran by bike and bus
Speaker: Alec Rigby
Wed 22nd August A visit to Durham Cathedral
Wed 26th September Garden visit to Holehird Gardens
Refreshments at Hayes Garden Centre
Wed 24th October AGM followed by Man, Money and Worship in Clapham
Speaker: Ken Pierce
Wed 28th November Guide Dogs for the Blind
Speaker: Dave Herbert
Wed 12th Dec Christmas Celebrations
The Afternoon Fellowship published two booklets;
We had lovely shops in the village and We had a wonderful childhood, both written by Lindsey Smith.
The project was funded by a Grassroots Grant.
Both books may be purchased at our meetings or at the village shop.