Shieldhill news from Thursday, April 10

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Community Council

Shieldhill and California Community Council’s next meeting will be held in the Community wing, next to Shieldhill Primary School on Thursday, April 24, at 7.30 p.m. All are welcome - if you have any issues you wish to raise or highlight please attend.

Parish Church

Last Sunday’s service was conducted by Amanda MacQuarrie. Worship this Sunday will be held at the usual time of 10 a.m. Sunday School and the Apprentices meet in the hall at 9.45 a.m. The banner group meets at 2 p.m. on Fridays in the church hall. The Braes Holy Week Services commence on Monday, April 14, and are detailed on the church notice board. A celebration of the church’s 150 year history will take place during the last weekend in April. This will begin with the Guild Concert on Friday, April 25 when entertainment will be provided by the musical duo, ‘Vangel’. Admission is £6 which includes supper. On Saturday, April 26 the church will be open from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. when there will be many displays, entertainment and refreshments also served. A warm welcome is extended to all. On Sunday, April 27 there will be a Songs of Praise Service at the usual worship time of 10 a.m. Sunday morning services are recorded and a CD is available for anyone who is housebound or unable to attend church. The church magazine, photo gallery and other church information are available on the website www.bsandm-church.org.uk.