Forthcoming Events

For details of services please see the relevant pages in the Worship section.

For details of the Insight Lectures please click here.

All other events are listed below.

Wednesday 21st November 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Paul Cheater

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Choral Song – S.S. Wesley
Voluntary in D – William Croft
Mohrentanz – T. Susato
‘Nimrod’ from the Enigma Variations – Edward Elgar
Domine Deus from Messe du deuxième ton – André Raison
Improvisation – Henry Ley
Prelude in C major BWV 545 – J.S. Bach
1st movement from Concerto in G minor (arr. Ley) – Handel
Andante from 3rd Organ Sonata – Mendelssohn
Toccata from Gothic Suite – Louis Boëllmann

Free entry, with retiring collection


Thursday 22nd November 2018

Prayer for Peace

An ecumenical meeting, open to all, with members from Sherborne Churches meeting every Thursday at 11.30 am in the Sepulchre Chapel, Sherborne Abbey to pray for current critical, political and social situations around the world.

 


Saturday 24th November 2018

Connect : – What makes men come alive?

9.30 am — 4.30 pm. Southville Elim Church BA21 4JA.. Speakers including Revd Canon Les Isaac OBE, Tim Kingsbury, Ben Wightman and Mark Frajbis with worship from Southville. £10 (£7 before 31 October) available from @eventbrite.co.uk or Tel. 07980 660912.

 


Saturday 24th November 2018

Calling All Children

Once again we have been invited to decorate a tree in the Christmas Tree Festival in Cheap Street Church. The theme will be “Angels and Stars”. Please come and help make the decorations on  2.30 – 4.00 pm. Including refreshments and carols. Parents welcome too. Come and enjoy!

 


Monday 26th November 2018

Advent Quiet Day

The Griffiths Room, Digby Memorial Church Hall

10.00 am for 10.30 – 3.30 pm led by The Revd Richard Wyld. Please bring a Bible, notebook and pen and a packed lunch. Coffee, tea and soup will be provided. To book a place please contact The Parish Office. (01935) 812452 (office hours only).

 

 


Wednesday 28th November 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Kentaro Machida

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Thursday 29th November 2018

Prayer for Peace

An ecumenical meeting, open to all, with members from Sherborne Churches meeting every Thursday at 11.30 am in the Sepulchre Chapel, Sherborne Abbey to pray for current critical, political and social situations around the world.

 


Friday 30th November 2018

The Faith and Arts Group Play Reading

 7.30 pm, with refreshments from 7 pm at the home of Mike Keatinge. Mark Greenstock has written the play Through the Roof! which takes a fresh look at part of the Gospel of Mark. Come and take part or just listen in. Tickets for this event are £3 each and include refreshments. They are available in the Parish Office.   It promises to be a delightful evening. For further details ring Jane Craw on 01963 251527 or email her: jane@jubileecottage.plus.com

 


Saturday 1st December 2018

I sing of a Maiden

Sherborne Chamber Choir
Conductor Paul Ellis
Organist Simon Clarkson

Inspirational music to celebrate the start of Advent, with some of the greatest choral settings dedicated to the Virgin Mary from across the ages. Including music by Bairstow, Byrd, David Fawcett, Howells, Arvo Pärt, Palestrina, Rachmaninov, Stanford and Vaughan Williams.

Click here for full programme details.

At 7.30pm

Tickets available at Sherborne Tourist Information Centre, Digby Road, Sherborne, 01935 815341

Wednesday 5th December 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Paul Ellis

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Monday 10th December 2018

Sherborne Christmas

The Abbey’s Gift to the Town

Seasonal music and readings for everyone, including plenty of audience participation. Performers include Sherborne Abbey Choir, Sherborne Town Band, the Gryphon School and Sherborne Young Singers.

Free entry with retiring collection in aid of St Margaret’s Hospice and Weldmare Hospice.

At 7.30pm


Wednesday 12th December 2018

Lunchtime organ recital

Simon Clarkson

The latest in this year’s series of weekly organ recitals, given every Wednesday at 1pm for about 40 minutes, by local and visiting organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Sunday 16th December 2018

Christmas Crafts and Carols

St Paul’s Church, St Paul’s Close, Sherborne

from 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm

All are most welcome