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31/05/2020 Pentecost Picnic - CANCELLED Pentecost Picnic - After our Pentecost service on 31 May we will be going to Le Dramont beach for a church picnic, to which all are welcome. Please bring: your own food, cutlery and crockery, chair, parasol if wanted. The church will provide drinks. This has become a firm favourite in our church calendar and is usually well supported. It would help to know numbers in advance so there will be a sign-up sheet in church. CANCELLED - THE NEXT PICNIC WILL BE AFTER THE HARVEST SERVICE ON 20 SEPTEMBER
12/04/2020 Easter Sunday Church Lunch - There will be a special church lunch on Easter Sunday after the service. As this is usually well attended it is important to let us know if you wish to come. CANCELLED
11/03/2020 Ladies Who Lunch - The next lunch will be on Wednesday 11 March at 12.30 in the centre of Fréjus at the Brasserie du Palais, 227 Rue Jean Jaurès. This is on the main street opposite the Palais de Justice and the nearest car park (paid) is Paul Vernet accessed from the roundabout opposite Petit Casino. They take pride in home-cooked meals so there is not a huge menu. The choice is between their set menu, which will include a fish or meat choice, with dessert and coffee for €18,50, or a small à la carte menu. Wine is €5,50 per glass. All ladies are welcome. Please contact stjohnsvar@gmail.com if you wish to attend.
08/03/2020 Church Lunch - The next church lunch will be on 8 March after the service. Please let us know if you wish to stay.
25/02/2020 Quiz Lunch - The famous Quiz Lunch will take place as usual on Shrove Tuesday, 25 February 2020, at St John's. Cottage pie and pancakes will be followed by brain-teasing questions to be answered in teams of four. Cost 15€ in aid of Restos du Coeur.
21/02/2020 Ladies Who Lunch - The next lunch will be on Friday 21 February at 12 noon at La Renaissance, 131 Boulevard General de Gaulle, St Raphael with similar options to last time - 2 courses for 15€, 3 courses for 19€, plus drinks. The restaurant is on the promenade at the far end of the block starting with the Thai restaurant. Parking as for church. Please let Shirley Rowson know if you will be attending so she can confirm numbers - stjohnsvar@gmail.com.
21/01/2020 Ladies Who Lunch - Our first Ladies Who Lunch has been booked at the Ô Soleil restaurant, 63 Quai Albert 1er, St Raphael (next to the Tourist Office overlooking the port) at 12.30 on 21 January. There are 3 options: Starter and main or main and dessert at 14,90 All three courses at 18,90 - both excluding drinks. There is a comprehensive menu for choice: If you have not booked and would like to join us please contact stjohnsvar@gmail.com. I will contact you nearer the time to confirm before I ring the restaurant with final numbers. We will be varying the day each month to accommodate as many as possible and will decide on the February date during the lunch. Shirley
20/09/2019 Concert by String Orchestra from the School of Arts, Prague - On 20 September at 6pm the string orchestra from the School of Arts in Prague will be giving a free concert in church. Please come and support this to make the students feel welcome and to enjoy their music.
15/09/2019 HARVEST PICNIC - After the great success of our Pentecost Picnic and in response to many requests, we shall be having another church picnic on the beach at Le Dramont after the Harvest service on 15 September. As before, we will provide the wine, soft drinks and plastic cups and you bring your own picnic, cutlery etc, chair, and parasol if needed. There will be a sign-up sheet in church.
09/06/2019 Pentecost Picnic - After our Pentecost service on 9 June we will be going to Le Dramont beach for a church picnic, to which all are welcome. Please bring: your own food, cutlery and crockery, chair, parasol if wanted. The church will provide drinks. This is a new venture and we hope it will be well supported. It would help to know numbers in advance so there will be a sign-up sheet in church.
19/05/2019 Big Blaze Chorus concert - The Riviera's own Big Blaze Chorus from Cannes will be performing in our Church on Sunday evening 19 May at 6 pm, as part of our fund-raising for our Capital Campaign. More details to follow. They offer a mix of contemporary and traditional pop songs and provide a great evening out!
12/05/2019 Church Lunch - Church Lunch - The next church lunch will be on 12 May after the service. Please let us know if you wish to stay.
08/05/2019 Church Maintenance Day - Please come and help us spring clean our church and tend our garden on Wednesday 8 May from 10am. Sandwich lunch provided. Bring your own equipment, including gloves and hats for the gardeners.
14/04/2019 Church Lunch - Church Lunch - The next church lunch will be on 14 April. Please let us know if you wish to stay.
10/03/2019 Church Lunch - The next church lunch will be on 10 March. Please let us know if you wish to stay.
05/03/2019 QUIZ LUNCH - Quiz lunch - The famous Quiz Lunch will take place as usual on Shrove Tuesday, 5 March 2019 at St John's. Cottage pie and pancakes will be followed by brain-teasing questions to be answered in teams of four. Cost 15€ in aid of Restos du Coeur. Sign up at church.
10/02/2019 Church lunch - Church lunch - The next church lunch will be on 10 February. Please let us know if you wish to stay.