Benefice of The Haven Group

Sunday Services

Eucharist service 9.15 a.m to 10.15 a.m on the 2nd and 3rd Sunday each month.
second and third Sunday at 9:15 AM for 1 hour
The Harvest Service on the 9th October 2016 will be at 3p.m instead of the 9-15a.m service.
This service is particularly suitable for families

Holy Communion service every second third and forth Sunday of the month at St.Mary the Virgin Church Swineshead. Tea/coffee and biscuits to follow the service.
second third and fourth Sunday at 10:45 AM for 1 hour
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards

Jelly Church is a service for parents and children to come along and enjoy topical craft and social interaction in church and have a fun time. Includes light refreshments
first Sunday at 3:30 PM for 1 hour

 

Regular Events

Thursday

Said Eucharist - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
There is a said eucharist service at St. Mary's Church Swineshead every Thursday. Followed by tea or coffee and biscuits.
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Coffee

Saturday

Coffee Mornings - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Coffee mornings run from 10 a.m until 11.30 a.m every Saturday in Church from April until the end of September each year. The April coffee mornings this year will be in the village hall.
April until end September every first second third and fourth Saturday at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours until Saturday 16th September 2017
Coffee
Coffee & Chat in Church Hall - Second Saturday every month - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Open to all - do come and join us. Anyone wanting to arrange a Wedding or Baptism can come along and collect an application form to enable you to start the process of booking your proposed date - or download a form from this website
Every second Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
 

Other Events

Donington Summer Beer Festival - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Saturday 1st July 2017 at 12:00 PM
All Day Event
Beer Festival - look out for posters - entry £2.50 for adults / children free - look out for posters for details of Bands and entertainment
Group Service at Wigtoft - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
Joint Eucharist Service of The Haven Group - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
Sunday 2nd July 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
The joint Service of the Haven Group on the first Sunday in July 2017 will take place at The Church of St.Peter and St.Paul Wigtoft. This will be the first Communion service taken by our new Priest Sue Hentley.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Sunday 9th July 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Sunday 9th July 2017 at 12:00 PM for 2 hours
Summer Lunch - cold Lunch - £10 per head - book in advance via Jane Stanley or Carol Holt
Sunday 16th July 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Sunday 23rd July 2017 at 9:30 AM for 1 hour
Sunday 30th July 2017 at 9:15 AM for 1 hour
Joint Communion service with Methodists - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
Sunday 30th July 2017 at 10:45 AM for 1 hour
There is a joint service with our Methodist friends in St. Mary's Church on the 5th. Sunday of the month of July 2017. Tea coffee and biscuits will be available after the service.
Jean`s Open Garden - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 6th August 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
Jeans garden is well worth a visit. There will be food, tea & coffee served all day. The garden is open from 10 a.m until 4 p.m. The proceeds from this event will go to Wigtoft church repair fund, with the sale of plants going to Macmillan`s. Jean`s garden is on Station Road Sutterton, this is opposite Bramble Hall day nursery.
Joint Eucharist Service of The Haven Group - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
Sunday 6th August 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
The joint Service of the Haven Group on the first Sunday in August 2017 will take place at The Church of St.Swithuns Bicker
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Garden Party at Stanleys - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Sunday 20th August 2017 at 2:00 PM
Joint Eucharist Service of The Haven Group - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
Sunday 3rd September 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
The joint Service of the Haven Group on the first Sunday in September 2017 will take place at The Church of St.Mary and the Holy Rood Donington.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Ladies Afternoon Tea at Old Vicarage - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Tuesday 12th September 2017 at 3:00 PM for 2 hours
Afternoon Tea - tickets available from Carol Holt
All Day Whist Drive - Donington St Mary & the Holy Rood
Saturday 23rd September 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
Tickets £10 - to include lunch - available from Jane Pearson. Starting promptly at 10am.
Garden Club Flower Festival - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Saturday 23rd September 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
This event will take place on the 23rd & 24th September 2017, 10 a.m till 4 p.m each day. More details to follow at a later date.
Garden Club Flower Festival - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 24th September 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
This event is put on by the garden club in the church each year. It will take place this year on September 23rd &24th 2017 from 10 a.m till 4 p.m each day. More details at a later date.
Macmillan Coffee Morning - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Saturday 30th September 2017 at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
The Macmillan Coffee morning is organised by Jean in memory of her late husband. It is held in the village hall. Macmillan Coffee Morning will be held on 30th September 2017 from 10 a.m till 12 noon.There will be a variety of stalls and a raffle. Please come and join us.
Joint service of the Haven Group - Swineshead St Mary the Virgin at Swineshead
Sunday 1st October 2017 at 10:30 AM for 1 hour
There will be a joint service of the Haven Group at the Church of St.Mary Sutterton on the first Sunday in October 2017.
Sunday 1st October 2017 at 12:00 PM
Harvest Lunch followed by sale of Harvest produce
Harvest songs of Praise + Tea + Auction - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 8th October 2017 at 3:00 AM
All Day Event
Our Harvest event starts at 3p.m with a Songs of Praise service, this is followed by an Harvest Tea at 4p.m, Then the Auction will take place at about 5p.m. Tickets will be £5 this is for the tea. You can come to all three events, or just the service, just the tea or just the auction or any combination of events.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Friday 27th October 2017 at 7:00 PM for ½ hour
Quiz Night - £5 per head incl refreshments - BYO drinks - bookings to Carol Holt - start time 7 for 7:30pm
Christmas Tree Festival - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Friday 1st December 2017 at 6:00 AM
All Day Event
This event starts with a carol service on 1st December at 6p.m. Then the festival starts on Saturday 2nd December at 10a.m till 4 p.m Also on Sunday 3rd December at the same times. Last year we had over 100 trees in the church, we hope to have up to 160 trees this year. There will be our usual delicious refreshments on sale, also many stalls .
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
Christmas Tree Festival - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Saturday 2nd December 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
This is a yearly event and will be on at our church from Saturday 2nd December to Sunday 3rd December from 10 a.m till 4 p.m. There will be our usual delicious refreshments on sale and a variety of stalls. Last year we had over 100 Christmas Trees this year we hope to have about 160 trees. Well worth a visit.
Christmas Tree Festival - Wigtoft St Peter & St Paul
Sunday 3rd December 2017 at 10:00 AM
All Day Event
Our Christmas Tree Festival is well worth a visit. Last year we had over 100 trees this year we hope to have about 160 trees. There will be our usual delicious refreshments on sale and a variety of stalls. A warm welcome awaits everyone.
This service is particularly suitable for families Do join us for coffee afterwards
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