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This website is dedicated to the recovery of St Albans and its city, Christchurch following a devastating series of earthquakes in 2010 and 2011. This service by the St Albans Residents' Association offers relevant local information. If you are from an organisation or a business and have essential information you would like to share with the community, then please get in touch by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will endeavour to publish it here.
SARA also maintains two Facebook pages: one for the Newsletter which you can find at St Al bans News Facebook page and the other relates to the St Albans Community Centre.
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Category Archives: Churches
Location: Rutland Street Lounge Time: May 14 from 7 -8.30pm Description: Find out what Sports Chaplaincy is about at a free orientation evening. Sports is a gift from God and can be enjoyed while giving glory to God.“As Christians, sport … Continue reading
Location: St Matthews Church, 145 Cranford St Time: April 28, 4-5.30pm Description: Kids crafts, songs and stories, followed by a free meal. Theme: Noah’s Ark. For more info phone Julie on 3423556 or look up “Messy Church” on Youtube.
Stained glass windows made in the 1930s for the church in Edgeware Road are up for sale on Trade Me with a total asking price of nearly $100,000. The windows were made in 1937 by Bradley Brothers for the Wesleyan … Continue reading
Instead of a fireworks event on November 5 this year, The Neighbourhood Trust, which operates out of the St Albans Baptist Church in McFaddens Road, is organising an early evening Light Party as an alternative to Halloween on Wednesday, October … Continue reading
St Pauls School of Dallington, currently based on a a former alternative school site in Champion Street, may merge with Our Lady of Fatima School in Mairehau, according to this newspaper story
The Catholic Diocese of Christchurch has an earthquake recovery fund, established by Bishop Barry Jones, to manage the distribution of money received after the 4 September earthquake and subsequently.
“Does feminism clash with religion?” Speaker Ali Jones will address this question during the Rafaa Antoun Memorial Lecture, following the AGM of Christchurch Interfaith Society on 21 August 2012 at 17 Kirkwood Avenue (opposite the University Recreation Centre). Doors open … Continue reading
If you live on the northern fringes of St Albans you might be interested in what is going on in Mairehau. Here is the latest edition of the Neighbourhood Trust community newsletter, which is part of the St Albans Baptist … Continue reading
North Avon Baptist Delta Trust is holding a community market day on July 7 from 10am to 12 noon at 101-105 North Avon Road. If you have things you want to sell items, hire a table inside for $10. Set-up time … Continue reading
Christchurch Interfaith Society invites you to a Panel Discussion Evening entitled: What my Faith Teaches about Compassion and Forgiveness and how I put that into practice (Hindu, Jewish, Methodist, LDS) Tuesday 26 June 7.00 – 9.00pm 17 Kirkwood Avenue (opposite … Continue reading