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St John’s Sunshine Annual General Meeting (6.30pm Thursday 24th October)

Dear members and supporters You are warmly invited to: The St John’s Sunshine AGM, 6.30pm Thursday 24th October 2019 at St John’s Centre, St John’s Road, Old Trafford M16 7GS Refreshments available (and maybe even cake!) 6.30 – 7.15pm: the formal bit Apologies Minutes … Continue reading

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It’s Panto time…. oh no it’s not, oh yes it is!

The St John’s Centre Panto is back! This year we present: Cinderella A great show for all ages starring our staff, volunteers and friends.

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Sunday Quiz (St John’s Sunshine) Community Energy Fortnight event

Community Energy Fortnight is here and St John’s Sunshine is getting into hot water to celebrate! We’re well on the way to raising the £5,500 needed for a new solar water system for St John’s Centre, so come and join … Continue reading

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Celebrate Earth Day 2018 and help us raise funds for a solar thermal hot water system

Enjoy a delicious vegetarian Fareshare lunch Music from Tariq, Shylarks and Tiki Black Contribute to the “Together Unafraid” banner with artist Steven Raw Make a bug hotel, plant sunflowers and get bee-friendly plants to take home All ages welcome! Add … Continue reading

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St John’s Sunshine AGM, art, curry, cake and dancing

We would like to invite people to the St John’s Sunshine AGM (annual general meeting) plus other good stuff. All welcome. When: from 4pm on Sunday 29th October 2017 Where: St John’s Church, Ayres Road, Old Trafford, M16 7GX

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Banner making… (Tuesday 29th August)

Here’s one we made earlier!  St John’s are making another, more modest, banner on Tuesday 29th August.  It will read “This is what we’ve got to share’ and will be open to interpretation and visible from the street on Ayres … Continue reading

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Green Communion to celebrate the 1st anniversary of the Eco Church award scheme

You are invited to a Green Communion – St John’s, Ayres Road, Old Trafford. Sunday February 5th, 2017 @ 10am. St John’s will hold a Green Communion to celebrate the 1st anniversary of the Eco Church award scheme on Sun … Continue reading

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Sunshine grants powering community activities

Every day the solar PV panels on St John’s Church roof generate electricity that is used to help power the St Johns Centre. The solar panels also generate money through the Feed in Tariff.  Some of this money is available … Continue reading

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St John’s Sunshine: going solar the co-operative way

John Hughes describes a parish community energy scheme glowing into life in Old Trafford “YOU COULD DO IT AS A CO-OP,” FIONA SAID, licking her free ice cream at a ‘Meet Your Neighbours’ interfaith event in the summer of 2011. … Continue reading

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Celebrate the International Year of the Pulses with St John’s Sunshine (Thursday 26th May)

As part of the International Year of Pulses, you are invited to a vegetarian meal in St John’s Church on Thursday May 26th at 8pm. The meal is free. All culinary contributions welcome.   Donations towards St John’s Sunshine’s Community … Continue reading

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