St. James’s Guild, Louth
Membership of the group is open to all those wishing to join and who are respectful of the Christian ethos of the group. A membership fee of £5.00 will be required to cover basic costs of drinks and cards / flowers. We are a non-hierarchical group and we make decisions collectively and by consensus, if necessary by a majority vote.
Our aims are as follows:
- We encourage fellowship, friendship and pastoral care within the wider community of the District of Louth St. James
- We raise money for good causes and chosen charities, especially for Children’s Society
- Through visits and speakers, we hope to widen understanding and horizons of the members.
Detailed information is available in our constitution. For any other information, please contact:
Jeannie Gurnham 07581511220 or 01507 609622
Jane Fletcher 07896804915 or 01507 604132
The programme this year:
Tuesday 15th January
Lunch (12 noon) at Il Padrino’s & AGM (2.15 p.m.) at the Church House
Tuesday 19th March, 2.15 p.m. Church House
Dr. Richard Gurnham on ‘The People of the Panorama’. A talk based on William Brown’s panoramic painting of Louth, done in 1844-56. Accompanying book available on the day to buy @ £18.99. (The painting is housed at The Sessions House if you wish to see it).
Tuesday 21st May, 2.15 p.m. Church House
In-house talk and activity based on an aspect of craft. Details to be finalised. Bring & Buy – Money raising for The Children’s Society.
Wednesday 17th July
A visit to the Walled Gardens, Baumber. Travel: car share – Date is provisional; details to be confirmed.
Tuesday 17th September
Lunch at The Royal Oak, Legbourne (The Splash) at 12 noon.
Tuesday 17th December, 2.15 p.m. Church House
Christmas Talk by Rev. Dr. Arabella Robinson: Angels In the Bible, with particular reference to the Christmas Story. Bring & Buy; Secret Santa and a feast of seasonal food.
Tuesday 21st January 2020
Lunch & AGM (2.15 Church House). Details nearer the date.