Laurieston news from Thursday, May 28

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Parish Church

Pentecost was celebrated at Sunday worship, ably assisted by the children who had enjoyed their annual picnic at ‘Noah’s Ark’ play area in Perth the previous day. The Joint Board and Session meeting will be held in Redding Church hall tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. On door duty this Sunday are Mrs M. Ferguson, Mrs J. Currie, Mr P. Ferguson and Mr W. Daye. On tea duty are Mrs E. Thomson, Messrs G. Young, D. Turner and M. Walker. The flowers are being donated by Mrs Nicola Donaldson. There is a concert with the Sine Nomine Signers of Valdosta in St Andrew’s West Church Falkirk on Tuesday at 7 p.m. with donations to Strathcarron Hospice. Polmont Young Offenders Institution tea bar are looking for volunteers to spare a couple of hours to serve teas, coffees, soft drinks and snacks to visiting family members, many of whom have travelled long distances. For more information call Ann Allison on (01324) 482768. Door and tea rotas are available in the information area, please pick up your copy.

Gospel Hall

The preacher at the 3 p.m. Sunday Gospel meeting in the Cotton Lane Gospel Hall is Mr John Currie from Kennoway, Fife. Tea and biscuits will be served after the meeting. Everyone is warmly welcomed. Laurieston Community Hall present a Culture Evening on Saturday at 7.30 p.m. featuring Derek, Sylvia and John. Tickets £6.


Our next event will be a clothes show which will be held in the Old Folks Hall tomorrow (Friday) at 7.30 p.m. This is something new for us and we hope it will be a success. Please come along and support us. Tickets are £3 or pay at the door. All welcome.  Tickets for our annual outing which this year is going to Ayr on Tuesday, June 23 are now on sale during the coffee mornings. The price this year is £10 which includes a picnic lunch.

Medium’s Visit

Laurieston Spiritualist Church will have Victor Collins from St Andrews as guest mediums for its service in the Old Folks Welfare Hall in Mary Street on Monday. Doors open 6.45 p.m., service starts 7.30 p.m. Everyone welcome.

Reel Jig Club

The Reel Jig Club starts on Monday and runs until August 24 in Laurieston Church Hall. Tutor is Elspeth Walker.

Cash Bingo

An evening session is on every Sunday in Laurieston Community Hall (in the park). Doors open 6 p.m., eyes down 6.45 p.m. Two snowballs to play for. Refreshments available. Tel: 07773 991 931.

Girlguiding Day

See Maddiston.