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 22nd November 2017

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 organists. (In Bank Holiday weeks, the recital is on Bank Holiday Monday.)

Free entry, with retiring collection


Thursday 23rd November 2017

Prayers for Peace

Every Thursday at 11:30 am

The Sepulchre Chapel


Saturday 25th November 2017

Calling All Children

We are planning to decorate a tree on behalf of the Abbey in the Cheap Street Church Christmas Tree Festival again this year, this time in memory of Pam Keatinge who organised it for many years.   We shall be making the decorations on the theme ‘Kings and Shepherds’ in The Digby Memorial Church Hall from 2.30 – 4pm. All are welcome. Refreshments and carols provided!

 


Wednesday 29th November 2017

Lunchtime Organ Recital

Peter Bray

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

Free entry, with retiring collection


Saturday 2nd December 2017

Hark the glad sound

Great choral music from across the ages to celebrate the start of Advent. Including settings of the Magnificat by Briggs and Howells, Advent Antiphons by Bob Chilcott, and music by Biebl, Byrd, Dove, Jackson, Mendelssohn, Poulenc and Stopford. Click here to see the full programme.

Sherborne Chamber Choir
Conductor Paul Ellis
Organist Simon Clarkson

At 7.30pm

Tickets £5-£16 available from 23 October from Sherborne Tourist Information Centre, Digby Road, 01935 815341.


Monday 4th December 2017

Trails and Tribulations

 

An illustrated talk, for Christian Aid, by Robert Hayward OBE, with an opportunity for questions, focusing on the Sudan and South Sudan and countries beyond. Digby Memorial Church Hall at 7.00pm. Tickets £7, to include mulled wine and mince pies available from the Parish Office.

 


Monday 4th December 2017

Advent Quiet Day

The Digby Memorial Church Hall, Digby Road  from 10 am – 3.30 pm, led by The Rural Dean, The Revd Vivian Enever.   Please bring a Bible, notebook and pen and a picnic lunch. Tea, coffee and soup will be provided.   To book a place please contact the Parish Office 812452 (office hours only) after November 1st.

 


Monday 11th December 2017

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