Events

Here is a list of all that's happening at Portswood Church this week, you can also find important dates to put in your diaries and other events taking place around Southampton.

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THIS WEEK AT PORTSWOOD

Tuesday 19th November

19
Nov
Portswood Pod (Baby & Toddler group)
Portswood Pod (Baby & Toddler group)
Portswood Church - Main hall, 10:00 -11:30

A large but very friendly and inclusive parent/carer and toddler/baby group who meet together to play and chat in a welcoming and safe environment. Costs £1.50 per family to include tea/coffee/biscuits/squash/fruit and craft activity. We have a lovely outside area as well as a messy play area and large indoor space. There is also a group singing time at the end. Term time only.

19
Nov
House of prayer
House of prayer
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe, 13:00 -13:30

A small group who meet together Mon, Tues, Wed and Frid each week to pray. All welcome.

19
Nov
Alpha Course
Alpha Course: Session 7
Maple Function Room - Portswood Church - Southampton, 19:30 -21:30

The Alpha Course is an opportunity for anyone to explore the Christian faith in a relaxed setting during ten though-provoking weekly sessions, with an optional weekend retreat. Each evening consists of yummy cakes or a healthy option on arrival, followed by a short talk and discussion groups. The groups are an opportunity for everyone to explore the topic of the evening. There are no right or wrong answers and everyone's option is respected. You can ask questions, express your thoughts or just listen, it's up to you.

Wednesday 20th November

20
Nov
House of prayer
House of prayer
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe, 13:00 -13:30

A small group who meet together Mon, Tues, Wed and Frid each week to pray. All welcome.

20
Nov
Midweek Madness - Youth group (school year 7-11)
Midweek Madness - Youth group (school year 7-11)
19:30 -21:00

A group for young people in year 7-9. Term time only.

Thursday 21st November

21
Nov
Early morning prayer
Early morning prayer
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe, 07:30 -09:00
21
Nov
English language course
English language course
Portswood Church - Pine, Rowan and Sycamore (back upstairs rooms), 09:30 -11:30

Free English classes are delivered at 3 levels (beginners, intermediate and advanced). For more information, see contact details below. Term time only.

Contact information

Sarah Muskett (class administrator) - english.portswood.@gmail.com

21
Nov
Open Door Community Cafe
Open Door Community Cafe
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe and Foyer, 10:30 -13:00

' Open Door' Community cafe every Thursday with table tennis, laptop/WIFI, arts and games tables. There is a mid-day reflection. Everyone is welcome!

Friday 22nd November

22
Nov
House of prayer
House of prayer
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe, 13:00 -13:30

A small group who meet together Mon, Tues, Wed and Frid each week to pray. All welcome.

Saturday 23rd November

23
Nov
Alpha day away
Alpha day away

Sunday 24th November

24
Nov
Sunday morning celebration
Sunday morning celebration with dedication: Fat Lambs - James 5:1-6
Portswood Church, 10:00 -11:30

Series: Now to live the life

Topic: Fat Lambs - James 5:1-6

Speaker: Louise Flooks

Leader: John Ayrton

24
Nov
Worship-Drop in
Worship-Drop in
Main Hall, Portswood Church, 19:30 -21:30

Come together in an information setting to worship God however you would like, sing, pray, dance, sit quietly, do some art! This is a monthly drop in session where you can come for as much or as little of the session as you are able.

Monday 25th November

25
Nov
House of prayer
House of prayer
Portswood Church - Cedar Cafe, 13:00 -13:30

A small group who meet together Mon, Tues, Wed and Frid each week to pray. All welcome.

25
Nov
Adult Table Tennis Club
Adult Table Tennis Club
Portswood Church - Main hall , 20:00 -21:45

Come along and try your hand at either Darts or Table Tennis in a friendly informal setting. Suggested donation of £1 a week.

COMING UP

Monday 2nd December

02
Dec
Messy Christmas!
Messy Christmas!
Portswood Church, 15:45 -17:45

Craft, construction, singing and food. Suggested donation of £1 per person (meal included). For families with children aged 0-11 years (children must be accompanied by an adult).

Thursday 5th December

05
Dec
Christmas wreath making
Christmas wreath making
19:30 -22:00

Get crafty this Christmas! Come and spend a relaxing evening making beautiful natural wreaths including pine cones, cinnamon sticks, dried oranges, baubles and ribbons. Everything you need will be supplied and your ticket includes some tasty Christmas treats to get your creative juices flowing. Only £17.98 per person! All profits from ticket sales for this event will be used in aid of the charity STEP UK. STEP UK is a charity which exists to support vulnerable Syrian children and their families living on refugee camps in Iraqi. See www.step-uk.com/ for more information on this amazing charities work.

Contact information

Tickets can be purchased through Event Brite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/80242899673

Friday 6th December

06
Dec
Christmas wreath making
Christmas wreath making
19:30 -22:00

Get crafty this Christmas! Come and spend a relaxing evening making beautiful natural wreaths including pine cones, cinnamon sticks, dried oranges, baubles and ribbons. Everything you need will be supplied and your ticket includes some tasty Christmas treats to get your creative juices flowing. Only £17.98 per person! All profits from ticket sales for this event will be used in aid of the charity STEP UK. STEP UK is a charity which exists to support vulnerable Syrian children and their families living on refugee camps in Iraqi. See www.step-uk.com/ for more information on this amazing charities work.

Contact information

Tickets can be purchased through Event Brite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/80242899673

Thursday 12th December

12
Dec
Christmas Centre Piece Making
Christmas Centre Piece Making
19:30 -21:00

Get crafty this Christmas! Come and spend a relaxing hour and a half making a beautiful floral Christmas Centrepiece with fresh flowers. Price includes the posy pad and flowers but please bring a candle to put in the middle of your work and some scissors if possible to cut flowers/foliage. All for only £7.50 per person! All profits from ticket sales for this event will be used in aid of the charity STEP UK. STEP UK is a charity which exists to support vulnerable Syrian children and their families living on refugee camps in Iraqi.

Contact information

Bookings to be made available through Event Brite https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/80452352151

Saturday 14th December

14
Dec
Hit the Streets!
Hit the Streets!
11:00 -14:00

Community carol singing, hot chocolate, minced pies and more on our forecourt! More details to come soon.