Gisborne Presbyterian Parish Activities & Programmes

FOR CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES

Children are welcome at all worship services. Activities are provided.

Mainly music
Wednesday 9.45 – 11am 

Half hour music/ movement for preschool children and caregivers followed by play and snacks

Occasional special events for families

SOCIAL ACTIVITIES FOR ALL

Walking Group

Monday 9 - 10am
leaves from St Andrew’s Community Centre: friends, fitness, fun
Morning tea to follow in the lounge

Occasional Outings including meals, movies, cultural activities

Carols in the Vines
Is organised for the community each December.

ESPECIALLY FOR SENIORS

Open Door: Drop in tea, company and wisdom sharing
Tuesday 10 – 11 am

Regular Retirement Home Worship Services at Dunblane, Te Wiremu, Leighton House, Beetham and Ryman Kiri Te Kanawa

FOR EVERYONE

Pastoral Care visits
Home Communion for people unable to come to worship, on request

Wellspring: is a group of nine women who meet once a month in each other’s homes. Every meeting has a 20-minute silence, preceded by some simple ritual prepared by one of the group. The members have also led church services occasionally, when needed, both as a group and individually.

Annual Garage Sale
An excellent fundraiser and brings people together

Love Basket
Groceries contributed by members each Sunday and collected by Presbyterian Support – Family Works.

ST ANDREWS ALSO HOSTS VARIOUS CONCERTS

Car Boot Sale

2nd and 4th Saturdays of the month all year round.
Sellers set- up at 8 am in the carpark behind St Andrew’s Church (corner of Childers Rd and Cobden Street). Starts at 9 am – approx 12 midday. A $5 fee will be collected on arrival and car parks indicated for you. Complimentary tea & coffee are provided at morning tea time. This is a fun environment, a chance to earn a little money and make new friends. Please phone Val if you would like to know more: Ph: 868 8226