Alton Webteam: September 2017
PROGRAMME FOR SEPTEMBER
Tuesday 5th September — Lip Reading Practice with Tutor, Maggie Short, 2.30pm Come along and give it a try — you know more than you think!
Tuesday 19th September, 2pm — Drop-In for a chat over an afternoon cup of tea and some cake and join with the Knitters Anonymous group making blankets and garments for the various charities sponsored by the group
Tuesday 26th September 2pm — THE ANNUALTRADITIONAL HARVEST FESTIVAL led by Rev Rachel in All Saints church. Bring along gifts for the harvest table; the fresh goods will be sold with the money going to the Anna Chaplain fund and the tins etc will be donated to the Food Bank. All welcome!
Reminder — the deafPlus unit will be parked in Sainsbury's car park on Tuesday 26th September between 10am and midday, with advice, information and hearing related equipment. Graham, volunteer, is there to discuss any problems that either you or a family member may be having concerning hearing loss. A representative from Open Sight will also be present to assist people with a sight loss. Please use this invaluable resource.
If you are requiring an audiology appointment the number to phone is now 01962 824437. To avoid having to travel to Basingstoke remember to ask for your appointment to be made at the Alton Community Hospital
popular recent storiesAlso in the news
An Unexpected WanderStorms Ciara and Dennis had passed, but the ground was still very wet. Wasn't it a good thing that we had chosen to go to Weaver's Down, which is dry and sandy underfoot, for the Church Winter Wander walk?But when we arrived, we found, much to everyone's surprise, that the area had been closed off by the Army 'for military training exercises'. So there...
Dear Friends,I am sure that we are grateful for the beautiful spring weather that we have enjoyed this week. It has given us much to be thankful for in this time of uncertainty and anxiety as our daily lives have in many ways been turned upside down.A hymn that brings me reassurance and comfort is:Great is Thy faithfulness, O God my Father,There is no shadow of turning with Thee;Thou...
Dear Friends,Please be assured of the love and prayers of your church family as together we face the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. We are aware that on Mothering Sunday we have so often met together to worship and give thanks for family life.In the past families would return to their 'Mother Church' to be reunited with family and friends, and as Christians we have been found...