St John’s Social Events for 2017–2018


a provisional calendar of social events
for the coming year details and activities may
possibly change please look out for more
information nearer the times


June           Summer Garden Party Sunday 25th June, after the 10.00 am      service


July             Visit to Jarrow Hall (formerly Bede’s World)  Sunday 16th       July,  coach leaves St John’s at 12.00 noon, return by about
      4.00 pm


August        Holiday Club events and activities, Monday–Friday 14th–18th                    August and Sunday services at 10.00 am on 13th and 20th                          August


September Gardening Club! – a Friday/Saturday tbc – ‘Garden Question        Time’ with BBC Garden Mania presenter Marian Foster! – plus        other stalls and garden show favourites ...

                   Harvest Supper  Saturday September 30th, including St              John’s Choir


October      Fairytale Murder Mystery Night!  Saturday 28th October

                   very loosely based around Halloween


November  Retro Board Games Night or Fundraising Night

                   possibly linked with Bonfire Night


December  Christmas Tree Festival  Saturday morning, 16th December


January      Roger’s Leaving Party!  probably Saturday 13th January                            (details tbc)

February    Pancake Party  Tuesday 13th February


March         Mothering Saturday  11th March, coffee afternoon

                   possibly with St John’s Choir and Children’s Choir