There are Christian Aid envelopes at both churches- for your donation if you didn’t receive an envelope through your door. Please support this excellent cause.
Bonus ball is struggling a bit because some people who have numbers have got behind with payments. Also there are several available numbers if you’d like to join (£1 a week, if your number is the bonus ball on Saturday’s lottery draw you win a cash prize.) Susan Harrop is the person to contact or pay.
Afternoon Tea at Lees Library from 2pm until 4pm on Saturday, 11th June, 2016 to celebrate the Queen’s birthday. Lees Band will be attending and playing patriotic songs and the event will include a celebratory toast to the Queen and Birthday Cake!! Donations of raffle prizes please. A list has also been put up at the back of Church, please add your name if you are able to make something for the buffet. Tickets £5 per adult, £2.50 children. (from Audrey or Jenny). All proceeds will be given to the Development Fund and ticket sales will be match funded by Barclay's Bank, so please buy your tickets as soon as possible.
Thurs June 30th St. Thomas’ Leesfield FUNdraiser’s Fizz Fashion Show @ St. Edward’s Church Hall at 7:30pm – tickets now available from Karen Jakeman
Tickets are now on sale for the Big Band Gala Night on the 2nd July. £10 adults, £5 children (although probably only suitable for older children}, includes buffet supper. Donations of cash or raffle prizes will be gratefully received.
Sunday July 3rd after the service, 12.30, at St Thomas event to celebrate the new facilities! Details later.
Harvest Queen Amy Jakeman’s “at home” – Sat 9th July. This will be Amy and her retinue’s big event of the year when Rose Queens are invited from other churches. So please come along and support them. It starts at 2.30pm with a short service in church followed by refreshments, a raffle, lots of stalls including chocolate, bottle & teddy tombolas. All donations from gift bags to tombola items to homemade cakes are gratefully received and should be given to Amy and her retinue or their mums. Also, please can anyone who is able to help on the day also let them know. Thank You J
Parish trip July 16th. Includes 1 and half hour barge trip and visit to Oswaldtwistle Mill. Leave junction Spring Lane/Burton Street 9am, leave Oswaldtwistle at 4.30pm. Cost £20. Let Audrey or Roy know if you are interested.
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Items for the newsletter to Edith by Wednesday eve please.
Sat June 4th Coffee morning 31 Ivy Green Drive. S’head. 10.30 till 12.
Thurs 9th June Ladies of Leesfield Quiz night Library 7.30pm
Sat June 11th Afternoon tea at Lees Library 2-4pm Queen’s 90th Birthday
Mon June 13th St Thomas DCC 7pm St Thomas church All welcome
Wed June 15th St Agnes DCC 8pm St Agnes All Welcome
Sat June 18th Tea and toast 10.30 to noon
Remembering Lees at War St John’s hall 7-9pm
Sun June 19th Parade service at St Agnes – All age, no Sunday school.
Mon June 20th PCC St Thomas Church 7pm
Thurs June 30th St. Thomas’ Leesfield FUNdraisers Fizz Fashion Show 7:30pm
Sat July 2nd Big Band concert St Edward’s hall 7.30pm
Sun July 3rd Event to celebrate the new facilities at St Thomas. 12.30
Wed July 6th Joint PCC with Hey at St Thomas 7.30pm
Sat July 9th Harvest Queen “at home” 2:30pm
Sun July 24th Confirmation 11am St Thomas. No service at St Agnes today