Shieldhill news from Thursday, November 20

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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, November 27 at 7.30 p.m. All are welcome. If you have any issues you wish to raise or highlight please attend.

Gospel Hall

Timeout-14, the programme for boys and girls, continues on Friday at 6.30 p.m. with choruses, quizzes, a Bible story and biscuits and juice. All boys and girls are invited, with mums and dads as well. The Christian gospel will be preached on Sunday at 6.30 p.m. (note time) by Mr Stephen Dodds from Mayfield. All are invited to come and hear this important message. The Mums and Tots continues on Wednesday morning at 9.30 a.m. with play facilities free, and tea and coffee available. Everyone is free to come and go as they please. For further information contact Anna Hunter at (01324) 333329. For all other information for transport etc., contact Roy Marshall at (01324) 713835.

Coffee Afternoon

The 1st Reddingmuirhead Girls’ Brigade are holding their annual Coffee Afternoon on Sunday, November 23 in the Community Centre in Reddingmuirhead to raise funds for the company. Entry is £2 per person and all are welcome to join us. Come along and enjoy goods from the gift stall, freshly made crepes, face painting, bottle stall, etc. Any donations of baking, good as new gifts or bottles for the bottle stall will be gratefully received. For more information contact Allison on 07791310508.

Breakfast With Santa

This popular event returns this year and is being held on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Methodist Church in Reddingmuirhead. This is to raise funds for the church. Tickets are £5 and adults will get two hot rolls, tea/coffee and mince pies and children receive one hot roll, juice, activities to do and a gift from Santa. This is a ticket only event so, to avoid disappointment, call Allison on 07791310508 to get your tickets.

Parish Church

Last Sunday the service was conducted by Amanda MacQuarrie. This Sunday the service will be at the usual time of 10 a.m., children and apprentices meeting in the hall at 9.45 a.m. The Banner/Craft group meets on Friday from 2 until 4 p.m. in the church hall. All are welcome. The annual brunch is on Saturday, November 22 from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. Tickets priced £3.50 for adults and £1.50 for children include soup, a roll and tea or coffee. Sunday services are recorded and a CD is available to those who are housebound or unable to attend church. The church magazine, photo gallery and other chuch information are available on the website