We have a wide range of social and community based activities. Please see our weekly noticesheet for updates.
You’re very welcome to any or all of these activities – please contact the Parish Office for more details, including exact venues and/or Zoom links and phone numbers.
Welcome Cafe: Tuesday mornings, 10am - 11:30am in Church House, B90 2AX. Drop in for a cuppa, a chat and a piece of cake. Meet old friends, make new friends. Open to absolutely everyone!
Happening next: Every Tuesday
Jimmy Tots: Stay and play for pre-schoolers and their parents/carers. Toys, snacks, drinks, outdoor play area, singing, chat.
Friday mornings 10 - 11:30am in Church House, B90 2AX. Please phone 0121 745 8896 to book a place
Happening next: Every Friday during term time
Nordic Walking: Whether you like striding out or ambling along, using walking poles or not using walking poles, there will be someone to walk (and chat) with.
It's helpful if you can let Sarah know if you are coming (0121 681 1525)
Happening next: Please check pewslip
Craft Club: Alternate Tuesday mornings, 11:45am, following the Welcome Cafe. Explore a range of crafts, with chance to have a go under expert guidance.
Open to absolutely everyone!
Tuesdays 26th Oct, 9th Nov, 23rd Nov, 8th Dec
Mothers' Union : First Wednesday of every month at 2pm in Church House.
At our November meeting Rev Paul Day will be sharing his Desert Island discs in discussion with Ray Speakman. Everyone welcome!
Happening next: 3rd November, 1st December
St James' Churchyard working group: Wednesday mornings from 10am for 1-2 hours. Everyone welcome to join this friendly group maintaining St James' Churchyard for the benefit of all - visitors and wildlife. Please see here to find out more about what we are currently working on.
Happening next: Every Wednesday
Messy Church: Get creative with the Creator! Glue and worship for everyone!
Every third Saturday, 10am - 11:30am.
More info here.
Shirley Parish Book Club: Each book is chosen by one of our members - we usually have 5-6 weeks per book.
We're always on the lookout for new members. Please contact the Parish Office for more information.