Upcoming Events

An Invitation to Pray: Thursday mornings, 7.15-8.15 in “The Cabin”. A simple toast and coffee breakfast in the cabin as we pray for Highgate At Ten. Help build a prayer foundation for our return to 580. Pray privately. Pray with others.

Friday Coffee Group: Join us at 10.30 am Friday mornings meets in the lounge Summerset. Please phone Peg Makinson 466 7407 for transport or more information.

Vanuatu Planning Meeting: Saturday December 2nd at 3.30pm.  If you have registered interest in participating in next year’s mission trip to Vanuatu, please come to a meeting at 78 Dalziel Road, Halfway Bush. We will go through the schedule, which is now reasonably well defined. Discuss costs and paying of deposits to secure a place on the trip Make plans for fundraising activities to help our Youth with their costs, and Put together an appeal for the materials we need. Bring your questions and ideas Apologies to Gary Wilson (021731489) or Alistair Sewell (0273037840)

Highgate Advent Event: Join us this Saturday December 2nd (2.30-4.30 pm) as we explore the meaning and significance of Advent. It’s a fun, family friendly event with games and activities, afternoon tea is provided and there is time for quiet reflection. All welcome-invite your friends and whanau. See you at the Maori Hill Community Centre, 607 Highgate.

It’s a Party!! Come to a party for Barry and Kerry on Sunday 3rd December at 5.00-7.00 pm in the Coronation Hall. Bring a plate – savoury finger food. See you there.

Highgate Congregational Meeting: Sunday December 3rd at 9.45 in the Coronation Hall. Meeting for the purposes of Approving  Terms of Call, and the election of elders to Parish Council. Parish Council has approved a Parish Profile (B@tCH). The Ministry Settlement Board which meets on Monday 20 November will finalize Terms of Call for a 0.5-0.75 Local Ordained or National Ordained Minister. READ the B@tCH Profile, Expectations of the Minister and The Terms of Call.  Jason Cushen (Highgate At Ten) retires from Parish Council by rotation and is eligible for re-election. Highgate At Ten Elder Nomination FORM.

Highgate Youth Group-Boys Small Group: The boys group meets this Sunday December 3rd, 4.30-6.00 pm at Flagstaff Presbyterian.

Highgate Youth Group-Girls Small Group: The girls group meets next Monday 4th December at 7.00-8.30pm. Venue-@tbc

Crafty Totz Playgroup: Come join our friendly playgroup for preschoolers (0-5 years) and their families. We offer a craft activity, story time, fun toys and morning tea. Join us on Tuesday mornings, 9-11.00 am in the Maori Hill Community Centre (607 Highgate). Gold coin donation.

B@tCH Girls Breakfast: Gets together on the first Wednesday of the month (next one is 6th December), at No 7 Balmac, at 7.00 am. Text Cindy  or Margot so they can book a table.

Highgate Mini Movers:  A place for parents to be active with their preschool children (0-4 years). Come and dance to some music, try our climbing wall, roller coaster, climbing frame and other fun stuff. Thursday mornings, 9:00-9:45 am during term time. Cost $2. Maori Hill Community Centre, 607 Highgate.

Annual Train Trip-not to be missed!! 15-20 seats still not spoken for - first in, first served!  (Cost: $35 per seat). Some sponsored seats available – talk to Janet Sime. BYO picnic lunch, drinks, sunhat and sunscreen. We depart Dunedin Railway Station at 11.00 am, Sunday 10th December and arrive Beach St crossing, Waikouaiti, at approx. 12 noon. Walk 1 km to the beach for picnic lunch and games. Transport can be arranged, if required, for the less mobile. Railcar will pick everyone up again at the Beach St crossing at approx. 2.30 p.m., arriving back in Dunedin at approx. 3.30 p.m. It’s so much fun!!!