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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 - 2020
(All events at St Ninian’s unless otherwise stated)

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 HereDecember 2019
 

December 2019
1 December at 4.00pm Advent Carol Service
6 December 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here
7 December 5.00.to 6.00pm Informal Carol singing party suitable for our younger members  see Notices in Service booklet
8 December at 11.45 am(approx) Annual General Meeting of the Congregation follows Sung Eucharist
9 December Quiet Hour for Advent in Hazel Hall led by Revd Linda Harknett followed by refreshments
12 December 7.00 to 8.30pm Carols Round the Piano Carols with poems on a Christmas theme. Refreshments
16 December Las Posadas start Full details in the foyer
18 December 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in church foyer
19 December at 12.30pm Coffee Hub Festive Lunch Booking essential - information in Service booklet
21 December 10am to 12noon Families at, and the Family of, St Ninian’s Decorate the Tree, Craft Workshop etc Refreshments
24 December at 4 to 5.00pm Christingle Service for all ages followed by refreshments
24 December at 11.30pm Midnight Mass
25 December Family Communion for Christmas morning (sung)

January 2020
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,
7 January Evening till late - A Team from St Ninian’s hosts Bethany Night Shelter at Diadem
13 January at 2.00pm Mothers’ Union Fellowship Cancelled due to illness
19 January 3.30 - 4.40pm Godly Play Details Here
22 January 2.30 to 4.00pm Knit and Natter Meeting in church foyer
24 January 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here

February 2020
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,
4 February at 7.00pm Vestry Meeting
10 February at 2.00pm Mothers’ Union Fellowship
16 February 3.30 - 4.40pm Godly Play Details Here
24 February  Start of Fairtrade Fortnight
26 February at 10.00am and 7.30pm The Liturgy of Ash Wednesday with imposition of Ashes
28 February 2.15 - 4.15pm Theatre Workshop (Edinburgh Theatre Arts) Booking advised Details Here
 

Fairtrade logo

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.

Bethany logo

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