Facilities and features

Accessibility

There are both ladies and men's facilities and a disabled toilet with Baby changing facilities

These are in the Disabled toilet

The large car park is open whenever the Church is and is adjacent to the Municipal Cemetery.

The disabled toilet is in the Parish centre with level access

Disabled badge users can park near the Parish centre.

There is both level access to the Church and a ramp inside to the Sanctuary and Vestry

Hearing (induction) Loop

Large print service books are always available for most services.

Are very welcome


Our Building

The Church building is open for individual prayer Monday to Saturday 9am to 3pm

Listed Building

Music and Worship

There is a peal of 4 bells which are rung before the 10am service and for Weddings (by prior arrangement)

The Church is accessible for concerts and has removable furniture on the dais to create more space.

Full pipe organ

The choir sing for the 10:15am service every second and fourth Sunday and on some feast days

The worship group lead our sung worship on the first (Morning Praise) and third (Family Communion) services


Groups, Courses and Activities

There are regular Bible Study meetings and a Prayer group.
During Advent and Lent there are usually 2 study groups.

Held regularly in members homes

Currently running every Monday evening - please contact us for further details

Our Welcome Cafe is open every Wednesday between 10amd and 12 noon

This is a joint venture with Churches Together in Garforth and meets every month = in a different church each month. It is held at 3pm on the 2nd Sunday of the month.
Activities include worship, crafts, stories, singing & Food!!

There are both afternoon and evening meetings.
Afternoon - 1st Tuesday in month at 1.30pm
Evening - 4th Tuesday in month at 7.30pm

Funtots in the Parish Centre every Wednesday between 9am and 10am


Help for Visitors

Available on request

There is a welcome to St Mary's leaflet both in Church and in the Parish centre and copies of a guide book are available on request.

The Church is usually open Mon - Saturday from 9am - 3pm


Other Features

#ComfortAndJoy

We are a collecting point for the East Leeds Food Bank. We have a regular collection - see our Facebook page for details. Food can also be left in a box in the Rectory porch

We have large TV screens that display all liturgy and hymn and song words.

Whenever possible we use Fair trade goods in our kitchen

The Parish centre is available for hire. There is a large hall with kitchen off it and a smaller meeting room upstairs. For bookings please contact Alyson Hampshire (Churchwarden) on 0113 2860584