Harvest Supper, All Saints Wingerworth, 13 October, 7.30pm
In the All Saints Centre at 7.30pm. Tickets will be availabe from J Magson on 01246 27856. Price TBC
Bingo and Quiz Night, St Luke's Loscoe, 13 October
Coffee Morning, St Peter's Hope, 14 October, 10am - 12 noon
Fundraising for St Luke's Hospice. In old school
Concert, St Luke's Church Derby, 14 October
Ilkeston Brass, 7.30pm 9.30pm. Tickets £10, refreshments and raffle
This Man: A modern Oratorio, St Peter's Church Belper, 14 October
Prepare to be blown away! The Easter story as you've never heard it before. Written by Anne de Waal and directed by Dana de Waal. This is modern oratorio was first created for a school in South Africa, where the composer Anne de Waal was employed as a music teacher. Asked to write something for an Easter celebration assembly the first song 'Riding on a Donkey' was born. Given free reign to write music for the school choir the Oratorio began to take shape. When Anne relocated to the UK the music was developed for adult choirs. To book thismantickets.co.uk or call 01332 832 537.
Prison Fellowship Event, New Life Church, Derby, 14 October, 7pm
Speakers include Walton Hall, author of 'Life Sentance with Gog' and Anne Fritcher Sycamore Tree Facilitator. Together they will give a broad picture of life inside and outside prison, the problems that offenders face and how local Christians, churches and agencies are working in artnership to help men and women move on with their lives. No charge and there is no need to book.
Harvest Festival, Sinfin Moor Church, 15 October
Service at 10am followed by lunch together
Harvest Festival, St Andrew's Cubley, 15 October, 11am
Morning service and eucharist
St Luke's Patronal Festival, St Luke's Loscoe, 15 October
Harvest Supper, St Andrew's Cubley, 16 October
7.30pm. Held in Mary Clowes Hall Cubley. Supper and auction of produce.
Recitals at Eight, St John the Baptist Church, 18 October, 8pm
Ken Ellis - Chesterfield and Matthew Yeomans - Staveley Parish Church. Car Parking available on Church Street, video link used to enable view of organ console during performance. Light refreshments served afterwards.
Messy Cathedral, Derby Cathedral, 21 October, 3-5pm
Messy activities for all ages - young and not so young! Messy picnic, messy worship, messy resources to buy. Bring your messy church family along for a celebration or come just to enjoy the event and pick up some ideas. Booking open now. There will be a small charge of £3 per family or £2 for an individual to cover the materials and picnic (help with this available if needed). Please fill in a form even if you are unsure of exact numbers. No payment is needed yet. Booking form available at
http://derby.anglican.org/education/children-2/messy-church/ contact Sarah Brown, Children's Adviser for more details email@example.com 01332 388660 or 07425 132717.
Messy Church, St Paul's Quarndon, 22 October, 4-6pm
In church hall. Activities, a short service and tea of sandwiches and cake. For all ages.
Film Showing, St Peter's Belper, 27 October, 7pm
"Tomorrow" is an award winning documentary that travels the world discovering people seeking solutions to the ecological crisis. it is not a depressing film but one that can inspire everyone to know that there are things they can do.
27 - 28 October
Exhibition of eastern European traditional costumes, St Helen's Grindleford
Exhibition and talk.
Autumn Fair. St Luke's Church Derby, 28 October
Christmas theme, stalls, refreshments and raffle
Coffee Morning, St Peter, Hope (Old School), 28 October, 10am - 12 noon
Fundraising for St Luke's Hospice.
Saturdays @ 5 memorial service, Holy Trinity Ashford on the Water, 28 October
A service to remember loved ones.
An evening of entertainment, St Michael and All Angels, 28 October, 7.30pm
With Travelling People - Ballards, Comedy, Choruses and Monologues. Tickets are £10 from Mike Emery 01283 585366 or at the door. Light refreshments and drinks are available.
Parish Breakfast, St Andrew's Cubley, 29 October, 9.30am - 11.30am
Memorial Service, St Laurence, Eyam, 29 October, 4pm
For anyone who has experienced bereavement.
All Souls Service, St Peter, Hope, 29 October, 6pm - 7pm