Parish & Community Facing Groups:

 

We would love you to join us.

 

For more information contact the Parish Office - 576-9923 or email - stjohnsotumoetai@waiapu.com

St John's AAW
Association of Anglican Women

 

2nd Tuesday Monthly

 

7.15pm - in the Parish Lounge
 
Friendly chat and cuppa, followed by interesting talks from guest speakers on many topical subjects.
 

Sales Table - for small fundraising projects to support overseas and outreach, and improvements round our lovely church.

It is a great way to make friends and have some fun amongst a group of friendly caring women.

 

Contact:

Parish Administrator  576-9923

Benedictine Group​

 

Thursday (weekly)

8.00 am - Morning Prayer or Holy Communion in the Church

8.30 am  Benedictine Study Group

This is a group that observes the Rule of Benedict.

Most of the group are Associates Of The Order Of The

Holy Cross, Benedictine order in the United States.

All are welcome whether associates or followers of The Rule.

 Flower Guild and
      Lavender Craft Group
 
3rd Monday Monthly
 

10.00 am

We meet in various member's homes for embroidery, quilting and all handcrafts.

 

We provide goods for an annual craft sale & morning tea and other events.

We are responsible for the flower arranging roster in the Church.

 

Contact:  

Liss Lloyd:  07 576-9103

 

Reading in Schools - Weekly

 

Pillans Point School 

 

Volunteers from our Parish go to the school to assist the children with reading lessons.

 

Contact:

Brenda Harrison:  07 576-4171

Friends and Fellowship
​ 
3rd Tuesday Monthly

 

1.30pm - in the Parish Lounge

 

Contact:  

Jenepher Hensman:  07 571-4439

 

Golden Age

 

1st Wednesday Monthly
 
1.30 pm - in the Parish Lounge

 

  • $2.00/person

  • Fellowship and social times
  • Guest speakers and entertainers

  • Homemade afternoon tea

  • Special Christmas event

  • Sharing table to bring items you no longer need, but someone else might like

 

Gathers together Senior Citizens from local rest-homes and others who would benefit from a social afternoon.

 

Contact:  

Rev'd Isabel Mordecai 021 065 4281

Mah-jong Group​

 

Monday (weekly)

 

1.00pm - in the Parish Lounge

New members very welcome!

 

Contact:  

Cherie Crawshaw:  07 576-9678​

Mens Fellowship

 

3rd Wednesday Monthly

 

6.00pm - in the Parish Lounge & Hall

Dinner charge - $10.00
Guest speakers

 

Contact:

Geoff Crawshaw  07 576-9678

 

Walking Group

 

Monday (weekly)

 

9.00am 

Usually followed by coffee and conversation at the local cafe

 

Contact:

Cherie Crawshaw:  07 576-9678