Connect Groups

Connect Groups

Some of our Lent Connect groups are continuing to meet on a monthly basis or for seasonal events:

Families and children:

Tuesday 31st October: ‘Light’ event at the hall from 5pm.

Name: Decorate the church for HarvestChristmas …

Host: Annie Silver

Time: 1:30pm Tuesdays as required

Location: church

A craft group to make some form of Harvest ‘hanging’ for church; likely to morph into a ‘let’s decorate the church for Christmas group.  

Name: Indoor Bowls

Host: Tony Male with Steve and Nicky Withers

Time: 6:30 – 8:30pm Thursday evenings from 6th October.

Location: The Bridge, BBH

Indoor bowls coaching and playing at H D I BC Broadbridge Heath. Adults and children over 10 years of age accompanied by a parent or someone responsible. Bar would be open if there is enough interest and the cost per bowler would be £5.00 per session. Bowls are available for use and participants can bowl in socks.

Name: Mid-week Communion

Host: Clergy

Contact: mark.lavender@stjohnsbbh.org.uk 

Time: 10:15am Wednesday mornings

Location: church

Common worship communion service including a short talk and prayers.

Name: Lunchtime Prayer

Host: Mark Lavender

Contact: mark.lavender@stjohnsbbh.org.uk 

Time: 1-2pm Wednesdays

Location: MR3

A chance to pause midweek in prayer.

Name: Muddy walking group

Host: Annie Silver

Time: ad hoc

Location: Horsham countryside

Walks around Horsham district; 3-4 miles but occasional longer walk a possibility if people are keen; about 2 – 2.5 hrs; coffee stop at a cafe in middle or at the end, where possible; Likely to be muddy, off-road walking so boots or wellies required; Quite likely to get wet so waterproofs recommended; Dogs welcome; A good chance to chat; Would need to arrange transport for non-drivers

Name: National Trust Group

Hosts: Julia Forbes, Charlotte Ogan

Time: ad hoc – join the What’sApp group to keep up-to-date

Location: various

A group for those who want to make use of their National Trust membership. Open to all, probably cap it at about 12 people so we get to chat to everyone. Visit some local and try a few a little further away, maybe take a picnic or enjoy tea and cake in the cafe. We hope you can join us 😊

Name: Running Club

Host: Nicky Hayes

Time: ad hoc

Location: Around BBH

Aimed at existing runners, a minimum run distance of 3 miles each session.

Name: Tuesday@Ten (T@T)

Host: Julia Robertson

Time:  Tuesdays at 10:30am!

Location: Church Hall