Hunsdon Rectory, SG12 8PB
(01920 877276)
admin@hwwchurch.org.uk

Church Spring Clean

Knowing Christ and Making Him Known

Church Spring Clean

Last year, in celebration of the Coronation of King Charles III, people were encouraged to set aside some time for community service under the title, “The Big Help Out.” It has been decided another similar initiative should take place this year over the three days 7th-9th June. The PCC has chosen to carry out a Spring Clean of the church building on Saturday 8th (including some work in the churchyard). We haven’t registered with “The Big Help Out” to call for volunteers from the surrounding communities because we are hopeful that people from the village might be interested in playing a part in the maintenance of our historic church building. It won’t be hard work – especially if we get a good crowd – but will be an opportunity to do something valuable alongside neighbours, to make new friendships and reinforce a connection to the community.

Because it’s a community effort, we’ll provide drinks and doughnuts for all the labourers on the day: Saturday 8th June, 10am until 12noon at Hunsdon Church. Please register using the form at the bottom of the page so we have some idea of numbers (for catering).

We look forward to seeing you there!

Tasks…

If you’re wondering what needs doing, well… here’s an indicative list. You can be assured we will find something to do for everyone who comes…

Inside

TaskTools
Clearing clutter in vestryNone
Clearing clutter in Carey ChapelNone
Cleaning cobwebsProvided
Sweeping porch / pews / choir stallsProvided
Sweeping windowsillsProvided
Polishing Woodwork (tbc)

Outside

TaskTools
Clearing weeds from gullies round church wallsGardening gloves, spade
Clearing weeds from Deacon grave surroundGardening gloves, spade, patio knife, sickle
Removing ivy from church wallsGardening gloves / secateurs
Removing ivy from churchyard wallsGardening gloves / secateurs
Weeding church path to chancel doorPatio knife / scraper
Tidying pathway edges generallyGardening gloves, spade / edging tool

Church Spring Clean 2024

There are no tickets available for this event currently, please come back later

We will keep your data safe and only use it in relation to this event. Our Data Privacy Notice is here.

 

Leave a Reply