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Sunday Morning - 10AM
Sunday Evening - 6PM
Wednessday Morning - 10AM
St George's Church Bell Ringing - Wednesdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm (Practice) & Sundays 9.30am to 10pm (before church service).
The church bells will be rung on the above dates.
Barn Dance - Saturday 8th October 2016 7pm to 11pm
Harvest Barn Dance in the church hall with Ian Petrie Band. Cost £10 adults includes light buffet.
Tickets in advance by telephoning Neil on 01474 560525.
The American Spirit in the English Garden - Saturday 15th October 2.30pm
Free talk in St George's Church by Jean Stone. Reflecting social history and a love of gardening, Jean Stone brings together the story of the first influx of American plant species and an important collection of gardens influenced and/or created by Americans.
Quiz Night - Saturday 15th October 2016 7.30pm
St George's Church hall. Teams of 6 cost £5 per head. Please bring own drinks and nibbles. Places need to be booked in advance from Sheilah on 01474 534901 or email email@example.com. There will also be a raffle during the interval.
Concert 'A Night at the Movies' by Gravesend Borough Band - Saturday 8th December 7.30pm
St George's Church, cost of tickets £5 at the door. Refreshments available during interval. Finish at 9.30pm.
Princess Pocahontas was a native American who, in the year 1607, intervened to save the life of pioneer Captain John Smith. She became the first of her nation to convert to Christianity. Later, she married an Englishman, John Rolfe, and left her home in Virginia to travel to England.
In 1617, aged just 21, Pocahontas died on a ship anchored off Gravesend. It is popular belief that her remains are buried somewhere in the vicinity of St George’s Church...