Rutland Water Benefice

Events in Empingham

Activities at Empingham Methodist Church

Minister: Rev'd Leo Osborn: 01572 720721

Sunday services during July

1st 10.45am Morning Worship Rev Sara Cliff including Holy Communion
8th 4pm TEA TIME CHURCH - Rev Leo Osborn- Service for Young Families
15th 10.45am CAFÉ CHURCH with Mr Chris Ballard
22nd 3pm Afternoon Fellowship - Favourite Hymns - Tea & Cake
29th 10.45am CAFÉ CHURCH with Mrs Audrey Hensman

Sunday services during August

5th 10.45am Morning Worship Rev Maureen Jones including Holy Communion
12th 10.45am CAFÉ CHURCH with Mrs Jenny Whately
19th 3pm Afternoon Fellowship - Favourite Hymns - Tea & Cake
26th 10.45am at Oakham Methodist Church

Activities throughout the year

Mondays: Post Office 2-4pm - refreshments available; photocopying/laminating service.
2nd Wednesday each month: 10.30am Prayer & Bible Study Holy Communion
3rd Wednesday each month: 10.30am Holy Communion.
Thursdays: 10.30-12 noon Toddler Group (during term-time only - starts again on 5th September). For more information contact Eileen Ray: 01780 460676

78 RPM Big Band at St Peter's, Empingham at 7.30pm on 18/03/2018

Don’t miss this rare treat to hear the 78 RPM Big Band with Joanna Eden performing songs from the different stages of the career of Ella Fitzgerald, who was often referred to as the First Lady of Song. Selections will range from the early work that brought Ella to fame in the 1940s with the Chick Webb Orchestra, to later classics such as Cole Porter’s Every Time We Say Goodbye, and George Gershwin’s Someone to Watch Over Me. With her entertaining style and deep affection for the music, Joanna will front the fabulous Cambridge-based 78 RPM Big Band, and together they will delve into the rich legacy of Ella’s unrivalled output.

This will be the 3rd time 78 RPM has come to Empingham, and they have always played been supported by a good attendance of villagers and local enthusiasts.

Contact: Contact Nick or John for tickets which are now available: £11 each in advance with cash or cheque (to “Empingham PCC”) and £12 each at the door. Make your bookings in good time to avoid disappointment.

An evening of Antiques and Anecdotes 

An appreciative audience were enthralled with an entertaining evening given by Marc Allum, antiques expert from the BBC Antiques Roadshow.  His experiences during his many years formed the basis of his talk which took place at St Peter's Church on Tuesday, 3rd October 2017.

Members of the audience were invited to share their treasured antiques and curios for Marc to discuss and value.

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