Central Office: 349 Wai-iti Road, Timaru, 7910  Phone: 03 686 0981       Email: oneoffice@timarupres.org.nz

Weekly Notices 15 May 2022

Community Lunch is Coming Back:  We plan to start Tuesday 24 May.
We will need Helpers to prepare food and set the tables.  Please read the Link for more info. Contact Bev Ph  686 0858.

Jam Session:  We will meet on Wednesday, 18 May 7pm‑8.30pm at St Stephens.  If you play an instrument and would like to play in the music group, come along.   Contact:  Brent ph 686 1382.

Presbyterian Women’s Lunch Group:  The May Meeting will be held on Wed 18 May 2022 at the Wai-iti Road Worship Centre starting at 12.30 with a shared lunch. Sales Table available. The Table is a great way of sharing and helping others in the community.  Guest Speaker will be Cynthia McCaughan, Health and Disability Advocate.  The Health and Disability Service offers free support to anyone who has a concern about a service given. Apologies or rides required please contact Dianne 686 0440.

Yoga for Seniors on Chairs:   This ‘not on the floor’ exercise programme meets each Thursday at 2pm in Room 1 at Trinity.  This is for men and women. $3.00 donation to assist with expenses is appreciated. Would you like to attend these classes? Or for more information, please contact Helen ph 684 6403 or 021 768  973.

Zumba: Gold Exercise Group:  Meets Wednesdays 1pm to 2pm at St Stephens Hall.  Contact:  Gisell ph                021 022 87049.

Serving morning tea at St Stephens —     Can you:

  • Make a cup of tea or coffee?
  • Be able to work as a team?
  • Chat?

If you can do the above we would love to have you on the roster.  Frequency can be discussed.  If you are interested let those serving morning tea know or contact Rose (at the church office) ph 686 0981

Hospice Awareness Week: 16—22 May:  You are invited to the following free events:

  • Advanced Care Planning—Your life, your health.
  • Burning of the cards from the Farmers Tree of Remembrance    Campaign.
  • Supporting Grieving Children.
  • Wills, Power of Attorney, Leaving a Legacy.

You are welcome to join in a guided tour through the Hospice after any of these events. Ph 03 687 7670 for more info See poster in foyer for dates and times.

Recycle or Upcycle Market Day:  Saturday 18 June, starting at 9am at Trinity  Community Centre, 22 College Road.   Available : Stall for $20   Car Boot $10  Each stall responsible for their own table, stock, float and removal of leftovers. Ph Dawn 686 0595,  Bev 686 0858 or Helen 684 6403, 021 768 973

Buy and Supply will stop on May 29th.
For the remaining Sunday’s the funds raised will go to Christian World Service’s Humanitarian Aid in Ukraine.

The Community Club:  Tuesdays, 1.30-3.30pm at St Stephens for Cards 500 and Indoor Bowls.  New members welcome. Contact:  Sid & Hazel 684 3478.

Covid 19—Symptoms:   

 Fever                                                Cough

Tiredness                                         Loss of taste or smell             Sore throat

Headache                                         Aches & pains                          Diarrhoea

Rash on skin, or discolouration of finger or toes                        Red or irritated eyes

Serious Sympthoms:  Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath

Loss of speech or mobility, or confusion                                         Chest pain

Seek immediate medical attention if you have serious symptoms.

What to do if you test positive:  We would ask that if you do test positive and have been at church or any group using our facilities that you please contact the church office so we can spread the word, stay alert to any symptoms and isolate cases as needed.

If you test positive for Covid-19:

· You must self-isolate and stay at home or your accommodation, unless a health professional tells you otherwise.

· You can only leave to get medical care or in an emergency.

· You cannot have visitors.

· Tell people you spent time with from 2 days before you started having         symptoms or tested positive.

Live Streaming:  10.30am service at St Stephens

Giving  Everything that we have is a gift from God.

You can contribute financially in the following ways:

  • Cash or envelope in the offering plate, thanks.
  • Automatic Payment or internet banking – Acc no: 03-1714-0405434-01

Please use either your name or Envelope number as a reference.

Or if you have any queries, please email us at:  finance@timarupres.org.nz

Need more Offering Envelopes?  Contact the church office 686 0981

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