Category Archives: Special Events

Special events across the Parish and Diocese

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.

Discovery Group Special Event

Discovery Group is offering an interesting variation for its March 2017 meeting. Group leader, Christine Bollen has arranged for a personal guide to lead a tour of the National Gallery’s Versailles Exhibition on Wednesday 1st March. Those wishing to attend are to contact Christine ASAP on 0421 863 088.

Discovery members attending this function are asked to meet in the front foyer of the National Gallery at 10am. The tour follows morning tea in the members’ lounge. Admission is $20 and the tour is restricted to 15 participants.

Trading Table

Opportunity to clear some space. A book/CD/DVD trading table will be held on Sunday 12th March. Please contact Catherine Bohm (0421030954) for further information or if you would like to help.

Items can be dropped off and put under the stage the week prior to the 12th March.

No video tapes please.

St David’s Day

St David’s will be celebrating their patronal festival at the 8:30am service on Sunday 26th February. There will be a special choir and lots of Welsh hymns, followed by a special morning tea (please bring a plate to share).