Waddon, St George (daughter church of Croydon Minster), Waddon

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Saint George, Waddon is a daughter Church of Saint John the Baptist, Croydon (Croydon Minster), and serves the area of the Waddon Estate, and roads around the Estate that are also part of Waddon. 

We are a lively community church and you can be sure of a very warm welcome.

If you feel the need to contact us we will be pleased to help you. If you require further information please use the e-mail address supplied or call the church number.crawley

If you would like to book our Centre (which is also part of the Church) either for one off  or regular events, please contact Mrs Christine Crawley on 07856365561 or email stgeorgewaddon@hotmail.com
 
 
 
 

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Rev Patricia Vowles - Curate in Charge
Church House
Barrow Road
Waddon
Croydon
Surrey CR0 4EZ
(020) 8688 7006 (Mother Patricia Vowles - Parish Office) or 07856 365561 (Mrs Christine Crawley - Centre bookings only )

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Sunday

Noah's Ark
9.55am - Young people 4-11 years during the Sunday Eucharist (we can take older children if they'd to join in.)
Every first second fourth fifth and last Sunday at 10:00 AM for 40 minutes
Parish Eucharist
This is our main weekly act of worship. The Sunday School and Going for God Group meet during part of the service.
Every Sunday at 10:00 AM for 1 hour and 15 minutes.
Family Friendly Sunday School Refreshments Common Worship
Waddon Dad's Time
This is term time only, an opportunity for dad's to engage with their children and also a time for dads to talk and share with other dads. This is a new group, begins on 7 May 2017
Every first and second Sunday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Healing & Wholeness Service
Worship with anointing and laying on of hands
Every first Sunday at 4:30 PM

Monday

Waddon Phoenix Group
For our older friends, various activities
Most of the year
Every Monday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Young @ Heart
All ages, term time only
Every Monday at 7:00 PM for 1 hour

Tuesday

Brownie Guides
Brownies 7-11 years - Term Time Only
Term Time on ly
Every Tuesday at 5:45 PM for 1½ hours

Wednesday

Post Card Club
Post Cards etc for sale including a cafe
1st Wednesday in each month
Every first Wednesday at 9:00 AM
Prayer Group
An opportunity for intercessory prayer
Every Wednesday at 6:30 PM

Thursday

Family Focus
Term Time Only - Mother & Toddlers Group - opportunity for little children to have supervised play, while mothers (fathers) can do handicraft, chat and have refreshments.
Term Time only
Every Thursday at 9:30 AM for 2 hours
Eucharist
Every Thursday at 10:00 AM for ½ hour
Knitting & Knatter
An opportunity to knit for fund raising and for charities sending knitted items overseas. A monthly group with home knitters who are unable to get to the group. Everything supplied and someone will teach you how to knit or crochet.
Every first Thursday at 2:00 PM for 2 hours
Stepz - Waddon Dance Club
Term Time only -6pm-7pm Stepz Junior 4-7 years 7-8pm Stepz senior 8-14 years Dancing group
Term Time only
Every Thursday at 6:00 PM for 2 hours

Friday

Shiatsu
Ist Fridays in the month, book a time on 07958611934. Small charge.
Every first Friday at 8:15 PM for 1 hour

Saturday

Local Councillors Surgery
1st Saturday each month - Local councillors available to talk to residents
Monthly
Every first Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
Community Breakfast
1st Saturday each month - 10-11.30pm
Every first Saturday at 10:00 AM for 2 hours
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Summer Gathering
BBQ to purchase, please bring any other refreshments to share.
Saturday 19th August 2017 at 5:00 PM for 2 hours
Quiz Night
Booking necessary - please ring 02086887006 - deposits required for either chicken/fish chips £6
Saturday 16th September 2017 at 7:00 PM for 2 hours
Harvest Festival
Sunday 17th September 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Diversity Festival
Saturday 14th October 2017 at 11:00 AM
All Day Event
60's Night
To book a place 02086887006 - everyone brings food to share. Dressing in '60's style welcomed
Saturday 28th October 2017 at 7:00 PM for 2 hours
Requiem Mass
We remember those who have died that are in someway attached to our church or live in Waddon and other areas around. We also have the Act of Remembrance. We remember the departed by placing a flower in an oasis cross so that at the end cross is a mass of coloured roses and carnations.
Sunday 12th November 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1½ hours
Christmas Fair
Saturday 18th November 2017 at 11:00 AM
All Day Event
People around Jesus' birth
Characters dress up, this is followed by mulled wine with bring & share food.
Sunday 17th December 2017 at 4:30 PM for 2 hours
Crib Service
Every child can be part of the nativity - costumes provided - as angels, wise men and shepherds.
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 3:19 PM for 1 hour
Midnight Mass
Sunday 24th December 2017 at 11:30 PM for 1 hour
Chirstmas Day
Monday 25th December 2017 at 10:00 AM for 1 hour
Feast of St Stephen
Tuesday 26th December 2017 at 10:00 AM for ¾ hour

Features

Toilets

Wheelchair accessible toilets

Designated wider space(s) for people with a disabled parking badge

(Hymn Books / Orders of Service etc.)

Assistance dogs (eg guide dogs, hearing dogs, dogs for the disabled) welcome
Stained Glass Wall Paintings Floodlight
Organ

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Various courses during the year-First Communion-Confirmation-Lent Courses-Other spiritual events

Foodbank or foodbank collection point
Audio-Visual
www.backtochurch.com Hall for Hire Miss Ethel Dixon for hall bookings on 020 8681 7792
Other information
A Church Near You ID (venue number): 3416
Built: 1932
Architect: W Curtis Green
Style of worship: Modern Catholic
Our Patron: The Archbishop of Canterbury
Archdeaconry: CROYDON (375)
Deanery: CROYDON CENTRAL (37502)
Benefice: Croydon St John (37/083EW)
Parish Legal Name: Croydon (370383 )
CofE Church Info: (637384 37/384)
Short URL: acny.uk/3416/
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The current editor is: Patricia Vowles

This page was last updated on Saturday 15th July 2017
 
 
 
Waddon, St George (daughter church of Croydon Minster) : Barrow Road, Waddon, Surrey, CR0 4EZ - The best roads you use to get to St George's is Foss Avenue, or Crowley Crescent 2nd right from Purley Way, or 3nd left turning from Papisford Road into Warham Road/Denning Avenue. Barrow Road is one way only. No access via Waddon Road/Barrow Road or Th

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