Dixit Dominus by Handel with additional works by Bach, MacMillan, Lauridsen
Northern Praeclasicca with Andy Soulsby on harpsichord, an ensemble of period players, and soloists from the Royal Northern College of Music
Saturday 30 November 2019, 7.30pm
Jesmond United Reformed church, Burdon Terrace, Newcastle NE2 3AE
Free practical event for all to enjoy – children must be with an accompanying adult
Please bring gardening gloves, a trowel and secateurs – if you have them – if you don’t – it doesn’t matter!
Drop in during the day and stay for as long as you wish – its being held in the Haldane House Community Wildlife Garden.
10.00 Gardening for wildlife – Introduction
10.05 Bugs and beasties – Making a bug hotel
11.00 Frogs, hedgehogs, mice, shrews and rabbits – how to encourage them into your garden! If you want to.
12.00 Lunch – please bring a packed lunch and warm drink
13.00 Butterflies and bees – taking and propagating hardwood and softwood cuttings of plants , and attracting pollinators
14.00 Garden Birds – making a feeder and what to do to attract them
15.00 Collecting seeds and sowing them
When: Friday 13th – Sunday 15th September
Throughout the weekend – 12 noon – 4 pm both days
with a welcome, refreshments and live music, we have
Guides to the building and materials for quiet mediation and
Children’s Quiz and Messy Corner
Friday 7.30 pm join with
Axum Folk Ensemble with support from Storiella for
An evening of traditional music and song – Free concert
Saturday 1 pm come and hear our famous willis organ with an
Organ recital by Kris Thomsett – (Assistant Director of Music at Newcastle Cathedral)
Sunday 3 pm
Songs of Praise – led by Ann Sinclair – hymn requests welcome
When: Friday 13th September at 7.30pm
Who: Axum Folk Ensemble will be appearing with Storiella
What: Its a free concert of traditional music and song
Where: at Jesmond United Reformed Church
Why: our church is open as part of the heritage weekend and so we wanted to have fun and music as well!
more information about Axum can be found here
We are delighted to announce that James Barker, winner of the ABRSM Sheila Mossman Prize for the highest mark in Grade 8 Piano in 2018 will perform in the Church at 1pm on Saturday 6th July – all are welcome
The Community Garden is a resource for anyone to enjoy.
You may like to visit and just wander, looking at the plants, perhaps resting on one of the seats for a moment or two – or more!
May your time here be blessed with real peace.
The entrance to the garden is at the end of the short path into Haldane House
at 51 Burdon Tce, 20 yards to the east of the church
On Saturday 15th June we are please to host an exciting opportunity to enjoy our wonderful church, listen to exciting live piano music by Annie Ball and chill out with yoga by Semibreve Yoga
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org to book a place
As part of our ‘Summer music in Jesmond festival’ we are hosting two concerts;
Please join us for one or both:
Saturday 29th June; Summer Music in Jesmond – piano recital by Alan Bowers, a member of the Piano Club. Free concert, retiring collection for RNLI. Church, 1pm
Saturday 22nd June; Summer Music in Jesmond – organ recital by Phil Mills Free concert, retiring collection for Motor Neurone Disease Association. Church, 1pm Sunday
HEARTEDGE DAY, TUESDAY 11TH JUNE As a church, we are hosting this day of exploring mission, sharing ideas, uncovering solutions and finding support, led by Sam Wells and guests. Refreshments from 10am, programme 10.30am – 3.30pm. Further details please contact us . A day for everyone to attend.