Category Archives: Special Events

Special events across the Parish and Diocese

Christmas Trading Table

Donations of craft, cakes, biscuits, jams, chutneys, plants, gifts for Christmas most welcome.

Please come and support the after school coaching program for refugee and migrant children run by MARSS which is one of the outreach programs of our parish.

International Nativities Expo

An exhibition of 350 Nativities from some 80 countries, they present the diverse cultures that embrace the Christian story, from the Palestinian Territories to Vietnam and China.

Hands-on craft activities for children, as well as nativity jigsaws, puppets and books.

Friday 8th: 2pm-7pm; Saturday 9th:10am-5pm; Sunday 10th: 9am-7pm.

St Paul’s fête

The annual St Paul’s fête will be celebrated on Saturday 4th November from 9 am to 1 pm.

There will be a major raffle, a model railway exhibition and a wide variety of stalls including gardening, white elephant, books, pre-loved clothes, vintage clothes, jewellery, sewing & craft and old tools.

Also of course, food is not forgotten with stalls for cakes, jams as well as a sausage sizzle and morning teas. Entertainment will be provided by the popular bush band, mandolin orchestra and a children’s ballet performance.

Do come along to join in the fun; we look forward to meeting you.

Behind the News: Palestinian Christians and Theology

St Paul’s is hosting a short workshop on some insights into Palestinian Theology, a theology which acknowledges the context of Palestine and Israel.

The session will be led by Helen Rainger, from Palestine Israel Ecumenical Network, with input from others.

The work of Anglican Overseas Aid will also be highlighted. We will gather in the hall at St Paul’s, 6-7pm on Friday 25th August, with refreshments following.

All welcome. For more information contact: Claudia Hyles (02) 62953578, Helen Rainger 048215725 or (02) 48215725.

Trading Table

Donations of cakes, biscuits, jams, chutneys would be most welcome.

Please come and support one of the outreach programs of our parish which raises funds
towards an after school coaching program for refugees and migrants in Canberra.

See Catherine Böhm for further information and what you can do to help.

Kelvin’s ordination

Kelvin’s ordination to the priesthood will be at St Paul’s on Saturday 13th May at 11 am.

All are welcome. Please bring a plate to share afterwards.

If you would like to contribute to an ordination gift please place your gift of money in an envelope and put it on the collection plate marked ‘Kelvin’s Ordination Gift’.

The 2017 Autumn Wine and Picnic Day

The St Paul’s Manuka “International Projects Group” first event: Visit wineries and picnic in Murrumbateman.

Limited places, so book in with Elizabeth King on elizabeth_kingau@yahoo.com.au or Les Böhm on 0407031736.

Car pool with friends. Bring a picnic lunch and drinks to share and folding chairs.

Great raffle and door prizes! Donations will support the AOA East Africa Famine Appeal.