Monthly Knitting Group

20160721_12020820160615_15370120160615_153631A group from both St Leonard’s and St Mary’s meet each month in Newbyres Nursing Home, Gorebridge where we encourage one another in the production of all things knitted. to date we have knitted Footermuffs, Poppies, Baby hats and Comfort Teddies.

Our Group have completed over 1000 poppies to produce 2 Poppy falls to commemorate the Armistice of the first world war. These can be seen in both churches as per these pictures.

Next Meeting is 10am on the 9th May at Newbyres and our current projects are baby hats for the Simpsons or Comfort Teddies.  If you need a pattern or wish to come and have a look at the yarn currently in the garage please do speak to Fiona!

Pitcairn CentreSt Leonard’s baking stall at The Pitcairn Centre Bonnyrigg High Street dates   4th April, 2nd May and 6th June. Come along and see what treats we have for you this month.  All funds raised are to help rebuild our hall.

Car Treasure Hunt – Saturday 11th May

Beginning at St Leonard’s more details to follow!

Thy Kingdom Come – Prayer Day Saturday 8th June

St Leonard’s host a 12hour, 10am to 10pm Creative  prayer event. There will be various prayer stations to guide how we pray or just sit in the stillness of the church. Come for a time, an hour or longer.  More info to follow