Blackdown Summer Events

There’s lots going on in the village of Blackdown this summer. Check out the list of summer (and later) events and church services.

Regular Village Events

Across the many villages of the Beaminster Team Ministry there are many events and clubs you can join. Events for all ages; from toddler groups to the over fifties computer club. And you’re welcome to join us at any of them.

Bring Your Own Baby

Parents and carers, pre-school children and the young at heart are warmly invited to have a fun hour making music, playing musical games, and making new friends at St. Mary’s Church Beaminster on Wednesday 19th June 2019.

24 Hour Prayer Space

Come visit St Mary’s Beaminster from 8pm today (5th June 2019) and join us in 24 hours of prayer for the world, our nation, our communities and ourselves. Or join us online.

Walk In Wednesday Open Over Easter

Yes Walk In Wednesday our weekly community activity continues throughout the Easter period, albeit with a few slight changes. Come and join us for coffee and chat, some knitting, toddler space with toys, or find your own quiet space. Lots to see and do.

Rev David’s Yeovil Half Marathon

Want to join me in supporting a good cause? I’m raising money for Dorset Mind by running Yeovil Half Marathon and your contribution will make an impact, whether you donate a little or a lot.

Come and Sing Puccini

The Beaminster Singers, accompanied by Antony Saunders on the piano, are offering singers a chance to taste the delights of Puccini’s dramatic and tuneful Messa di Gloria. Puccini wrote Messa di Gloria in 1880 when he was just twenty-two years old. The piece displays a youthful joie de vivre more akin to the operatic stage than …

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Christian Aid Solar Stories Event

Our friends at Christian Aid have sent details of a free event where you can learn about the charity’s Harvest Appeal and work in Ethiopia. Solar Stories at Hilfield Friary Wednesday 5th September, Hilfield Friary, Dorchester, DT2 7BE Join us at 10.00 to hear about Christian Aid’s Harvest Appeal featuring stories of solar power in Ethiopia …

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Looking back on the Think ECO Go ECO event

The ECO committee at St Mary’s Beaminster hosted the event under the title Think Eco, Go Eco. The fair marked the first major expression of the growing partnership between the church and the local community on environmental matters. The well-attended event was jointly opened by Sir Oliver Letwin, MP for West Dorset and Bishop Karen. Sir …

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Summer Holiday Activities

Summer holidays are nearly upon us and although we are having fantastic weather this year, it isn’t always easy finding activities to keep everyone amused which don’t cost too much. We have a solution for you. The Beaminster Team churches are hosting four holiday club days in Toller Porcorum, Mosterton, Salway Ash and Drimpton. We …

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