Flaxmere Combined Church Centre: Every Sunday at 9.30 a.m.
St. Stephen’s Hall, Raureka: Last Sunday (September 24th) at 9.30 a.m.
Camberley School: Last Sunday at 11 a.m.
Sherenden Hall: First Sunday at 2.30 p.m.
Crownthorpe Church: Fourth Sunday at 2.30 p.m.
Sunday, September 10th at St. Andrew’s Church:
Holy Communion at 9 a.m., 11 a.m., 4.30 p.m. and 7 p.m. (Sunday School at 9 a.m.)
Service of Preparation on Saturday, September 9 at 7 .30 p.m.
Sunday, September 17th at St. Andrew’s Church: 9.45 a.m. Spring Flower Service. Lindisfarne boys present.
11 a.m. Spring Flower Service. Sacrament of Baptism.
Sunday, September 24th at St. Andrew’s Church: 11 a.m. Sacrament of Baptism.
(a) The Leper Trust Board has again given $10,000 towards medical work in the New Hebrides, and this is greatly appreciated. The board has also given $6000 to the British Administrator in the New Hebrides to assist with the rebuilding of the Silimauri Health Centre which was damaged so badly in the recent hurricanes.
(b) Opportunities for service: For New Hebrides and Papua nurses are needed.
For Onesua High School, New Hebrides, Home Science, Mathematics and Agriculture teachers are needed.
For Indonesia a doctor is needed.
For the United Church Papua-New Guinea a Secretary-Treasurer is needed.
(c) The Leprosy Mission (N.Z.) requires urgently three nurses, one physiotherapist, and one male nurse for a new ﬁeld in New Guinea and for pioneer work based at Biak in West Irian.
VISIT OF LEADING ABORIGINAL POETESS
Mrs. Kath Walker, a poetess of international repute from Queensland and a dedicated worker for the advancement of the Aboriginal people, will be in Hastings on Wednesday, September 13th and will be speaking at the Wesley Church Hall at 8 p.m. Entrance Charge of 50 cents.
TAUMARUNUI PRESBYTERIAN PARISH
The 70th anniversary of the formation of this parish will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 14 and 15.
NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE
Greetings to Lynne Goldstone and Geoffrey Walker on the occasion of their engagement… Congratulations to Miss Jenny Grieve on her selection for the New Zealand Squash Team to visit Australia and to Peter Camp and Peter Henderson on their selection for the Hawke’s Bay-Gisborne junior squash squads…Congratulations, too, to Neil Rosenberg on his inclusion in the under 16 Hawke’s Bay Rugby trials…Mr. and Mrs. J. Arrell are looking forward to welcoming the Rev. and Mrs. F.W. Bealing who have been appointed recently to work in the Cook islands…Welcome home to Sub-Lieutenant R.T. Jackson, R.N.Z.N., who has been appointed to H.M.N.Z.S. Canterbury…Congratulations to Robert Rodgers who has been playing the part of “Oliver” so well…Welcome home to Miss Edith Swanson who, on return from Scotland has now gone to work in Wellington.