What's On

Up and coming events

Children in Need Coffee Morning

Friday 15 November, 10.00am - 12.00pm, at the Encounter Centre. 

Invite a friend along and enjoy a cuppa and chit chat. All proceeds from the coffee morning go towards supporting Children in Need. 

Men's Breakfast

Saturday 16 November, 9.00 - 10.30am, at the Encounter Centre. 

Come along and enjoy a hearty breakfast with your mate.

Christmas Craft Market

Saturday 23 November, 10.00am - 6.00pm, at the Encounter Centre. 

Great opportunity to get your Christmas shopping done and join in the festive fun. Free coffee and tea.

Men's Curry Night

Friday 13 December, 7.30pm, at Thomas Risley Church, Glover Road, Locking Stumps, WA3 7PH

Guest Speaker: Lee McDade

Suggested donation: £2, bring your own drink

Christmas Carol Service

Sunday 15 December, 5.00pm, at Birchwood Community High School, Performing Arts Centre. 

Join in with the well-loved traditional carols and the interactive story telling of 'With Love from God to You'. Optional: come as a character from the nativity story. Followed by free mince pies with tea and coffee.

Christmas Day Service

Wednesday 25 December, 10.45 - 11,30am, at the Encounter Centre. 

Let's celebrate the birth of Jesus - the greatest gift from God to You.

We also have regular activities during
the week:

Hapi Hub Community Fridge – Weekdays (except Wednesday) 10.00am to 2.00pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Free fresh food for the community. Promotes healthy eating and reduces food waste. Just turn up and pick what you want.

Coffee Morning – Mondays 10.00am-12.00pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Coffee morning where you can meet up for a cuppa and chat.

Saplings – Mondays 1.30-2.45pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Mums and tots group (term time only).

HeART – Tuesdays 10.00am-2.00pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Free and informal art and craft session, open to all. 

  • Bible Study from 12.00pm for anyone interested to learn more about Jesus.


Chat and Charity – Thursdays 1.30-3.00pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Make squares for blankets for refugees. 

  • Alpha Course from 2.00 - 3.00pm for anyone interested to know more about the Christian faith.

Share and Prayer – Fridays 08.00-09.00am, Prayer Room, Encounter Centre.

  • Share prayer needs and bring praise to God in an informal setting.

Take a Break – Fridays 10.00am to 12.00pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Drop in for a free cuppa and chat – everyone's welcome.

Omega - Fridays 7.00-8.30pm, Encounter Centre.

  • Youth night, with Bible study and games.