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CHOIR
The St Ninian’s Choir rehearse weekly on  Thursdays at 6.30pm, and from 9.25am on Sunday mornings, before the 10.30am Eucharist.
More information about the choir is on the Choir and Music page.

Forthcoming Events for 2019
(All events at St Ninian’s unless otherwise stated)

July 2019
Mothers’ Union Fellowship normally meets on the second Monday of each month (but not in July and August) - Next meeting  9 September
Lunch@St Ninian’s Tuesday. Bring and Share Lunch following Lunchtime Prayers at 12.30pm

Ninian’s Nippers
meet on Tuesday afternoons in the hall  (but not 30 July and  6,13 August) from 2 to 3.30 Details Here
Coffee Hub meets most Thursdays 10.30am to 12noon, but in afternoon on 25 July for Fundraiser Tea for Bethany Night Shelter.
The Hall is unavailable from pm on 28 July until 17 August for this year’s Edinburgh Festrtival Fringe production by Edinburgh Theatre Arts of Suddenly Last Summer by Tennessee Williams.  Performances will be from 5 - 17 August
More details from:  www.edinburghtheatrearts.com/nextshow.html
10 July 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter for details and venue see weekly notices
25 July 2.00pm Special Coffee Hub Afternoon Tea fundraiser in support of our Team for the Bethany Night Shelter. Please sign up in foyer or Carlyle Court. Bring a friend. Coffee Hub resumes after Summer break on 22 August.

August 2019
Mothers’ Union Fellowship normally meets on the second Monday of each month (but not in July and August) - Next meeting  9 September
Lunch@St Ninian’s Tuesday. Bring and Share Lunch following Lunchtime Prayers at 12.30pm

Ninian’s Nippers
meet on Tuesday afternoons in the hall  (but not 30 July and  6,13 August) from 2 to 3.30 Details Here
Coffee Hub meets most Thursdays 10.30am to 12noon, Restarts 22 August
The Hall is unavailable until 18 August for this year’s Edinburgh Festrtival Fringe production by Edinburgh Theatre Arts of Suddenly Last Summer by Tennessee Williams.  Performances are from 5 - 17 August
More details from:  www.edinburghtheatrearts.com/nextshow.html
9 August at 2pm: Mothers’ Union  celebrates Mary Sumner Day
Hosted by The Church of the Good Shepherd, Murrayfield.
20 August at 2.30pm Ninian;s Nippers resumes
21 August 1.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in Waitrose Community Room
22 August at 10.30am Coffee Hub resumes after Festival break
22 August at 6.30pm Choir rehearsals restart after Summer break
30 August at 6.30pm  Sunday School sleepout
in support of  Bethany Night Shelter

September 2019
Mothers’ Union Fellowship normally meets on the second Monday of each month
Lunch@St Ninian’s Tuesday. Bring and Share Lunch following Lunchtime Prayers at 12.30pm
Ninian’s Nippers meet on Tuesday afternoons from 2 to 3.30 Details Here
Coffee Hub meets most Thursdays 10.30am to 12noon
1 September at 11.30 All age family Eucharist for Creationtide Week 1  - In the beginning
8 September at 11.30 All age family Eucharist for Creationtide Week 2 - Earth

9 September at 2.00pm Mothers’ Union Fellowship
Opening Service
13 September 7.00 - 9.00pm Quiz Night in the Church Hall (with pizza) in aid of Action for Education - sign up sheet in foyer
15 September at 11.30 Patronal Festival and All age family Eucharist for Creationtide Week 3 - Air.  Followed by Bring ’n Share lunch in Hall
15 September at 4.00pm Choral Evensong for St Ninian’s Day
22 September at 11.30 All age family Eucharist for Creationtide Week 4 - Water
22 September 3.30 - 4.40pm Godly Play Details Here
25 September 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in Waitrose Community Room
27 September 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here
29 September at 11.30 All age family Eucharist for Creationtide Week 5 - Fire

October 2019
Mothers’ Union Fellowship normally meets on the second Monday of each month (but not in July and August)
Lunch@St Ninian’s Tuesday. Bring and Share Lunch following Lunchtime Prayers at 12.30pm

Ninian’s Nippers
meet on Tuesday afternoons in the hall  from 2 to 3.30 Details Here
Coffee Hub meets most Thursdays 10.30am to 12noon,
5 October 10am to 12noon  Harvest Craft Workshop including apple tasting for our orchard (linking with Hungarian Orchard Twinning Pilot Project)
6 October Concluding our Creation series of services with Harvest Festival followed by Bring ‘n Share lunch. This is also the last Sunday our Curate, Oliver,will be with us as he moves to take up his new post as Vice-Provost of St Mary’s Cathedral, Glasgow.
14 October at 2.00pm Mothers’ Union Fellowship
20 October 3.30 - 4.40pm Godly Play Details Here
23 October 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in Waitrose Community Room
25 October 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here

November 2019
Mothers’ Union Fellowship normally meets on the second Monday of each month (but not in July and August)
Lunch@St Ninian’s Tuesday. Bring and Share Lunch following Lunchtime Prayers at 12.30pm

Ninian’s Nippers
meet on Tuesday afternoons in the hall  from 2 to 3.30 Details Here
Coffee Hub meets most Thursdays 10.30am to 12noon,
2 November Evening till late - A Team from St Ninian’s hosts Bethany Night Shelter at Diadem
9 November 11.00 am to 1.00pm St Ninian’s Mini Orchard Project tree planting
with representatives from Eco-Congregation Scotland, Tthe Orchard Project and Twinning with Hungarian Churches followed by refreshments  - Please sign up in foyer for numbers for catering
11 November at 2.00pm Mothers’ Union Fellowship; Speaker Helen Mitchell - A Guide for the Botanics
17 November 3.30 - 4.40pm Godly Play Details Here
20 November 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in church foyer
22 November 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here

December 2019
1 December at 4.00pm Advent Carol Service
8 December at 11.45 am(approx) Annual General Meeting of the Congregation follows Sung Eucharist

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Fairtrade Sunday stalls are held regularly during the year with special sales on the Sundays preceding Christmas.
More about Fairtrade

Weekly

We bring non-perishable food, clothing etc which is given to support   appropriate charities who work for those in need. We especially support St Catharine’s Mercy Centre with their Homeless Project who care for some 200 people daily - more at mercycentre.org.uk

At Advent and Lent or Pentecost
 

Collection for Fresh Start. Twice yearly we collect for first time home-makers. More about Fresh Start.

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Bethany Christian Trust is a Scottish charity based in Edinburgh, registered  charity no SC003783. It was set up to relieve the suffering and meet the long-term needs of homeless and vulnerable people
More about Bethany Christian Trust