A Warm Welcome for all - Church Open for weekly drop in

Occuring
Every Wednesday at for 2 hours
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

St John's Church will be open with a warm welcome between 11am and 1pm. If you fancy dropping in for friendship, free refreshments, a chat, some time of quiet or for some local knowledge.
Do come along and stay for as short or long a time as you wish.

Baby and Toddler group - each Friday in term time

Occuring
Every Friday at for 2 hours, 15 mins
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

Our friendly Baby and Toddler playgroup held in church (during term time) is a great way to make friends in your area. £2 per family. Refreshments included.
See the attached flyer for more information and contacts.

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Every Friday in term time.

Maternal Journal

Occuring
Every Friday at for 1 hour, 45 mins
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

Creative activities to support wellbeing for pregnant women and mums with pre-school children.
Weekly sessions with activities including drawing, painting and collage.
All materials provided and no experience needed.
Friendly and supportive, free to all.
Held during weekly toddler group.

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During term time

History of St John's - a talk by Kevin Trickett MBE

Occuring
for 2 hours, 30 mins
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

'From Georgian New Town to the present day' a talk by Kevin Trickett MBE, President of Wakefield Civic Society.
Free entrance, refreshments available and any donations will be gratefully received. All are welcome.

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JJs - St John's Junior Church

Occuring
Every Sunday at for 45 mins
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

All children between 4 and 11 years old are welcome to this Sunday morning group. Join us for story, prayer and activities. A fun place to learn and grow in faith.
JJ's will then take a break until 9th June - there will be children's activities available during the services when JJs is not on.

During term time

Service of Holy Communion

Occuring
Every Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

A Service of Holy Communion at 10am in Church.
Coffee and tea will be served after the service. All are welcome.
View attachment for the service sheet.
We hope to be able to livestream the service each week, but this is not always possible.
You can go to our YouTube channel and link to services from previous weeks and the livestream when available - click on 'join online' and go to the live tab.

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St John's Day Picnic - Sunday 23rd June 2024

Occuring
for 2 hours
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

All are invited to join us at our St John's Day Picnic. Bring your own picnic, tea/coffee and juice provided. Games and activities for all along with time for fellowship and chat.

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Monday Morning Prayer - next meeting 24th June

Occuring
Every Monday at for 20 mins
Venue
Via zoom
Address
Via zoom

All are invited to Monday Morning Prayer at 9.30am held via Zoom. The service lasts about twenty minutes and consists of a Psalm, a Bible reading and a time of prayer. All welcome. If you would like to join in, either contact us via [email protected] or click 'More info' at 9.30 on Monday morning to join us. 'View attachment' for the service sheet.

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Messy Church - 10th July 2024

Occuring
Wednesday 10 July 2024 at for 2 hours
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

Come and join us at Messy Church. Lots of crafts, worship and fellowship.
Children must be accompanied by an adult.
We will hopefully be outside if the weather allows.

Tea-Time Service - 16th June 2024

Occuring
Monthly. Every Third Sunday at for 1 hour
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

All are invited to our monthly Tea-time Service.
Come and enjoy a relaxed style of worship for all ages.
Everyone welcome.

Lego Breakfast - next date tba

Occuring
Saturday 27 April 2024 at for 2 hours
Venue
St John’s Church, Wakefield
Address
Wentworth Street/ St. John’s Square Wakefield, WF1 2QU, United Kingdom

Parents and grandparents come and spend quality time with your children and grandchildren, building Lego, tumbling Jenga, playing board games.
Bacon butties also on offer!
See attachment for more information.