Calendar of Events - updated 19th April 2018
For information about or corrections to Calendar of Events contact Adrian.Howlett@lylekirk.org

April 2018

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Sunday 22Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Sunday 22

Music in Lyle Kirk – New Paisley Brass was formed in 2015 by a number of orchestral brass players from Paisley and beyond to play a wide variety of music written or arranged for orchestral brass instruments. The concert will consist of brass music from through the centuries, as well as arrangements for some lighter, more popular music. There will also be items for Organ and Brass with Tom Ferguson as soloist. Tom will also play two groups of organ solos. No charge for admission but there will be a retiral offering for their funds – 3pm

Newark St
Monday 23 St George’s Day  
Tuesday 24 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 26 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 27 1st Greenock Boys Brigade Inspection and Display – 7pm. All welcome to come along. The Inspecting Officer this year is Mr Ian Armour and everyone is welcome to come along. Union St
Saturday 28 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
Sunday 29 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

May2018

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Tuesday 1 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 3 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 4 Cruise Call – MSC Meraviglia. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Saturday 5 Wedding of Suzanne Hughes & Lee Gunn @ 1.30pm.  Newark St
Sunday 6 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat Newark St
Monday 7 Cruise Call – Royal Princess. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Tuesday 8 Cruise Call – Mein Schiff 3. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Tuesday 8 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
Wednesday 9 Cruise Call – Norwegian Jade. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Thursday 10 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 10 Kirk Session – 7pm Union St
Sunday 13 Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Sunday 13

Christian Aid Week – 13 to 19 May. We will do a house to house collection – and new volunteers are always welcome to help. The collection packs can be picked up in Church or delivered to you. Envelopes to be returned on Sunday 19th May. For anyone who doesn’t receive an envelope at home, we will have ones available on Sunday 19th at morning service. For more information click here www.christianaid.org.uk/christian-aid-week

 
Sunday 13 Music in Lyle Kirk - Organ Recital given by David J.W. Murray, Director of Music at Oakshaw Trinity Church, Paisley.  Living in Glasgow, David is a well known organist, accompanist and teacher throughout the West of Scotland, regularly performing at Kelvingrove Art Galleries. David’s programme will consist of both traditional organ pieces and transcriptions covering a wide variety of tuneful styles. With the addition of some quirky items as usual. A screen will be in place so you can watch David playing.  3pm Newark St
Tuesday 15 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
Wednesday 16 Cruise Call – Queen Victoria. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Thursday 17 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 18 Cruise Call – Queen Victoria. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Saturday 19 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 19 Cruise Call – Royal Princess. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Saturday 19

The Church of Scotland General Assembly 2018 opens today and runs to Friday 25 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
Sunday 20Sunday Worship 10.30am with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Sunday 20

Heart and Soul 2018. Come and meet friends old and new, enjoy kids and youth fun, music, drama, interviews and seminars. Come and learn more about how God is at work in His Church. Come and sing for all you’re worth along with thousands of others at closing worship – 1pm to 6pm For more information click here http://www.heartandsoul.org.uk

Edinburgh – Princes Street Gardens
Sunday 20 Cruise Call – Brilliance of the Seas. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Tuesday 22 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
Wednesday 23 Cruise Call – Seabourn Quest. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Thursday 24 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 25 The Church of Scotland General Assembly 2018 closes today Edinburgh
Sunday 27 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. Union St
Sunday 27 Wedding of Allana McDonald & Steven Morrison @ 1.30pm Newark St
Monday 28 Cruise Call – Zuiderdam. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Tuesday 29 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
Wednesday 30 Cruise Call – Royal Princess. Inverclyde Tourist Group talk & tour of Lyle Kirk fka ‘Old West”. Open at 10am, talk & tour @ 12.30pm. For more local information click on https://www.inverclydetouristgroup.co.uk Esplanade
Thursday 31 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 2018

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Sunday 3 Pentecost Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of Holy Communion - 10.30am, with Creche and Sunday School. Stay after for tea/coffee, a biscuit and a chat. Newark St
Sunday 3Afternoon Sunday Worship celebrating the sacrament of Holy Communion - 3pm Newark St