Calendar of Events - updated 22nd May 2017
For information about or corrections to Calendar of Events contact Adrian.Howlett@lylekirk.org

May 2017

Saturday 20 The Church of Scotland General Assembly 2017 opens today and runs to Friday 26 May. The Assembly comprises around 850 commissioners who are ministers, elders and members of the diaconate. It meets in May each year for a week, usually in the Assembly Hall on the Mound in central Edinburgh. The first General Assembly was held in December 1560, which was the year of the Scottish Reformation and which marks the beginning of the Church of Scotland as we now know it. For more information click here http://www.churchofscotland.org.uk/about_us/general_assembly Edinburgh
Tuesday 23 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Friday 26 The Church of Scotland General Assembly 2017 closes today Edinburgh
Sunday 28 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Today we have the monthly Traidcraft stall – please support their good work. Newark St
Sunday 28 District meeting @ 12.30pm. Members of the congregation will receive a personal invitation to one of these gatherings. Please do take this opportunity to meet the Minister and other congregational members who may live near you. Union St
Tuesday 30 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St

June 2017

Sunday 4 Pentecost Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of communion - 10.30am, with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Sunday 4 Afternoon Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of communion - 3pm Newark St
Tuesday 6 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Thursday 8 Polling Station for UK General Election - Hall Newark St
Saturday 10 Walking Group – Tighnabruaich to Caladh Harbour - Meet at 9am. Crossing by ferry to Hunters’ Quay and the by scenic road through Glen Lean to Tighnabruaich to join level stretch of Cowal Way leading from the village along the shore of the Kyles of Bute to the sheltered anchorage at Caladh at the head of the first leg of the Kyles. Approximately 3 miles each way but again opportunity to do part of walk. For specific details, or further information about the group, please speak with Jim Fisher or click here to go to our web page. Newark St
Sunday 11 Trinity Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 13 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Tuesday 13 Kirk Session – 7pm Union St
Thursday 15 Congregational Board  - 7pm Union St
Sunday 18 Fathers Day  
Sunday 18 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 20 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Saturday 24 Messy Church. A family–based session for primary school aged children and their families offering an alternative to traditional church worship.  There are plenty of different activities including games, crafts, singing and bible stories. It will be great fun for everyone of all ages 5 to 90+. Tea/ coffee/juice and a light lunch will be enjoyed. Why not come along and help make a mess! 11am – 1pm Union St
Saturday 24 Wedding of Erika Jagielko & Bruce Newlands Newark St
Sunday 25 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Today we have the monthly Traidcraft stall – please support their good work. Newark St
Tuesday 27 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St

July 2017

Sunday 2 Sunday Worship 10.30am. Note Creche and Sunday School on holiday, however there are canvas bags at the back of the church which will contain crayons, story & colouring books and soft toy for children to use during the service. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 4 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Friday 7 Wedding of Corrinne McKinnon & Anthony Squires @ 2pm Newark St
Sunday 9 Sunday Worship 10.30am. Note Creche and Sunday School on holiday, however there are canvas bags at the back of the church which will contain crayons, story & colouring books and soft toy for children to use during the service. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 11 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Saturday 15 Walking Group – Inchmurrin Island Loch Lomond- Meet at 9am. Rained off last year, so another chance to explore the largest island in Loch Lomond. Walking distances are fairly short and there is a hotel on the island in case of bad weather. For specific details, or further information about the group, please speak with Jim Fisher or click here to go to our web page. Newark St
Sunday 16 Sunday Worship 10.30am. Note Creche and Sunday School on holiday, however there are canvas bags at the back of the church which will contain crayons, story & colouring books and soft toy for children to use during the service. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 18 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Sunday 23 Sunday Worship 10.30am. Note Creche and Sunday School on holiday, however there are canvas bags at the back of the church which will contain crayons, story & colouring books and soft toy for children to use during the service. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Tuesday 25 Lyle Gateway – 10.30am to 1.30pm. We offer many activities – enjoy some light exercise from – Chair Exercises, Kurling, Short Mat Bowls and Table Tennis; some  play Scrabble, cards or Bridge for Fun; The Book Club meets on the first Tuesday of each month at 10.30am.  Some enjoy having lunch in company and some just come for the gossip! The most popular activity is meeting others and having a blether!
The Café offers tea/coffee, juice, biscuits, teabread, soup, toasties and filled rolls. You don’t need to be a member of Lyle Kirk – everyone is welcome, so do come and join us. If you have not experienced the Gateway Buzz, do drop in and feel it!  You will be made very welcome.
Union St
Sunday 30 Sunday Worship 10.30am. Note Creche and Sunday School on holiday, however there are canvas bags at the back of the church which will contain crayons, story & colouring books and soft toy for children to use during the service. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Today we have the monthly Traidcraft stall – please support their good work. Newark St