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December 3, 2009

Metheringham News - 3rd December 2009

From Dot Howes

Crowds gather for the Metheringham Christmas Lights switch-on.
Christmas Lights

A large crowd gathered at the Memorial garden on Wednesday 2nd
December for the switching on of the Christmas tree lights and singing
of carols. Following the singing refreshments were provided by the
parish council in the Star and Garter.

Metheringham's Christmas Tree December 2009
Christmas tree

Metheringham Village Hall Christmas Open Evening and Party will be on
Friday 18th December starting at 6.30p.m. - doors open 6.00p.m. Father
Christmas, mince pies, mulled wine and other festive refreshments will
be available and there will be games and activities for children and
adults to join in with. The Starlite Twirlers will be displaying, the
Silver sounds band will be playing and there will be a demonstration by
the Ikuma Karate group. Entry and entertainment are free for all users
of the hall.

The Village Carol Conceert will be hosted by Metheringham Methodist
Church on Tuesday 15th December at 7.00p.m.. Many village groups
including Metheringham Primary School and the Mission X Youth Club are
taking part and music will be provided by the Silver Sounds Youth Band.
Refreshments will be available after the concert.

Metheringham Library will be holding their Christmas Coffee Morning on
Friday 18th December 2009 between 10.30a.m. - 12 noon. Tea, coffee and
mince pies will be served.


Christmas Services
Methodist Church
Friday 25th December 10.00a.m. led by Peter Baumber, Scopwick
No service on Sunday 27th December ( circuit service in Ruskington
11.00a.m.)

St Wilfrid's Church, Metheringham
Sun 20th Dec - 10.30a.m. Morning Worship
Thurs 24th Dec - 6.00p.m. Children's Service
11.30p.m. Midnight Mass
No services on 25th or 27th Dec

St Peter's Church, Dunston
Sun 20th Dec - 9.00a.m. Holy Communion
Fri 25th Dec - 9.00a.m. Holy Communion
No service on Sun 27th

St Oswald's Church, Blankney
Thurs 17th Dec - 7.00p.m. Blankney Hunt Carol Service
Sun 20th Dec - 4.30p.m. Candlelight Service of Nine Lessons and
Carols
Fri 25th Dec - 10.30a.m. Holy Communion
No service on Sun 27th Dec

Metheringham New life Church
Tuesday 15th December 7.30p.m. Metheringham Village Hall