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Bakewell Methodist Church Anniversary

The Members and Friends of Bakewell Methodist Church are marking the 150th Anniversary of the opening of the present building in June 1867 with a celebratory weekend from Friday 9th June to Monday 12th June 2017, and we hope that many of those who have enjoyed fellowship at the church will wish to be part of it. An outline of the programme of activities is as follows.

Friday 9th June 6.00 pm    Opening Service led by Rev. May Gladwin
followed by light refreshments and a display and exhibition of the life and times of the Church, the Methodist Junior School and the Town of Bakewell
Saturday 10th June 10.00 am to 4.00 pm    Display open
6.00 pm    Buffet High Tea
7.30 to 9.00 pm    Victorian Style Family entertainment
Sunday 11th June 10.30 am    Morning Worship lead by Rev. Adrian Perry
followed by a Celebration Cake and tea/coffee
2.00 pm to 4.00 pm    Display open
Monday 12th June 10.00 am to noon    Coffee morning with free tea and coffee
10.00 am to 4.00 pm    Display open

We shall be delighted to welcome friends to any of these events. If you would like to join us for the buffet tea and concert on Saturday the 10th please let us know by Wednesday 10th May for catering numbers. Contact is through Val Green (01629 813825) or Doreen Gammage ( Continuing our year of celebration there will be a concert given by the Sheffield Teachers Choir at the church on Saturday July 15th at 7.30 pm.

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