Church of England Diocese of Leeds St. John the Evangelist, Farsley

Facilities and features

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Accessibility

Inside the Church Hall there is 3 toilets and a Changing Places toilet inside the church. (See Below for details)

Inside the church hall there is a changing table available in the toilet. Then inside the Changing Places Toilet there is spare nappies, wipes etc. that can be used and the changing bed used as baby change table.

Car Park / Parking Available

Inside the church with access from the both outside (with a RADAR Key) and inside the church we have a Changing Places Toilet with shower, changing bed, ceiling track hoist. This facility is available 24hrs every day of the year. The entrance is level and access is from the car park following the signs towards the church entrance.

Everyone is welcome in the church no matter the disability.

There are 3 disabled access parking spaces in the car park

There are 2 Defibrillator in the village of Farsley.

There is a ramp to the main entrance of the church and the side entrance through the vestry is level access.

There is a Hearing Loop in place in the church.

We have large print hymn books and notice sheets available. All services are shown on the wall with a over head projector for all who can see.

Assistance Dogs are welcome in the church and church hall.

All are welcome to attend the services. We also have a special Café (Sunflower Café) that meets once a month for carers, family members and all who have been affected by Dementia.

We have gluten free wafers available at Communion Services. Please let a Church Warden know.


Our Building

Listed Building

We have solar panels on the roof of the church and have had them for a long time.


Music and Worship

Community Groups and locals use the church space for live music, choirs, bands and events inside the church.

There is an organ used in the services as well as an electric keyboard.

We use BCP for Evensong, some of the 8.30am Services and Wednesday 9.30am Services.

We have a small choir.


Groups, Courses and Activities

This usually runs one Sunday a month during the 10.30am Service.

On a Saturday Evening the AA use the Church Hall for meetings.

There a couple of House Groups that meet as Bible Study/Fellowship Groups.

Brownies

Friday Mornings 10am -12pm a drop in Coffee Morning.

We have a Bereavement Group that meets once a month.

Guides
Night shelter

This runs on a Tuesday Morning in the church hall.

Rainbows

Help for Visitors

There are guidebooks available at the church telling the history of St Johns.

Church Open

Other Features

#ComfortAndJoy

Inside the Church grounds we have wildlife areas, feeding stations, bee hives.

We serve Fairtrade Tea and Coffee.

Contact our church office email [email protected] for availability and rates. You can hire the Church Hall for parties, meetings and events. Also the church can be hired for music events and fundraising events.