Aldbourne

Services for the Whitton Team of Churches

Links

St Michael’s Church, Aldbourne – A Church Near You

St Michael’s Church page on the Aldbourne Village Website

St. Michael’s C of E (Aided) School, Aldbourne

The Methodist Church in Aldbourne 

Combined Churches Fete on the Green – Saturday 30 June

All the fun of the fete – see the Dabchick magazine and posters around the village for more details.

Aldbourne Produce & Craft Show – Sunday 8 July

This year the Show will be in St Michael’s Church. Tower Tours and Treasure Hunt during the day. Open for viewing and activities from 1pm to 4.30pm on Sunday 8 July.
Please note entries can be brought in on Saturday 7 July evening between 6.30pm and 8.30pm or on Sunday 8 July morning between 9.30 and 10.30am.
Your Village Show needs you! Please do try to enter something. See the Dabchick magazine or the Village Notice Board by the Pond for categories. Schedules are available at Aldbourne Stores, library and in St Michael’s Church or can be downloaded here – two page PDF (opens in a new window).

Breakfast Church

On the 4th Sunday of the month we meet for breakfast at 10.15am in St Michael’s Church, Aldbourne. During the service (11am – 11.45am) the children are taken out to enjoy activities in the great outdoors. Parents are welcome to join the children or stay in church for the service. We all meet back in the church at 11.45am for refreshments.

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Church Choral Music in Aldbourne: Sing or Listen – Friday 3 August 2018

Experience the beauty and history of church choral music, in the beauty and history of St Michael’s church, Aldbourne.

As part of the inaugural Aldbourne Festival of Music St Michael’s church is hosting a Church Choral Music Workshop on Friday 3 August, 2-5 pm, kindly led by Trevor Jarvis (Royal School of Church Music).
Sing – No previous choral experience needed. The workshop will begin promptly at 2 pm, with a break at 4 pm.

Listen – You are warmly invited to come in and listen. Tea and cakes will be on sale from 4 pm.  At 4.30pm there will be a “Sing-through” of the Workshop pieces. Both the Workshop and Sing-through are free of charge. If you would like to join the Workshop, please contact Jenny Greaves on 07725 706 464.

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St Michael’s Churchyard Heritage Project

We’re working with the Aldbourne Community Heritage Group to record what we can of the inscriptions on our churchyard memorials, some of which, sadly, are already too deteriorated to decipher. For further details please contact Jenny Greaves: 540788

Community Contacts

There is a nominated contact for each house in the village. This person welcomes newcomers, giving them a village Welcome Pack with details of village amenities. In addition he/she delivers church leaflets, keeps an general eye on their area, and frequently is happy to point a person in the right direction to get specific help.  Co-ordinator, Joanna Hobart (540418)