Social Groups

HOPE AND FRIENDSHIP GROUP


The hope and friendship group is a supportive, friendly and relaxed gathering for those who are bereaved or suffering a loss.  We meet at 11am in St Osmund’s Parish Rooms (next to the church) normally on the 2nd and 4th Monday of the month and everyone is welcome.  For our next meeting, please see the ‘Diary’ section on this website.  For further information, contact the parish office.  

       

MY GENERATION


This group provides an opportunity for senior adults to enjoy one another’s company and we also occasionally arrange day trips.  We meet every other Wednesday at 2pm in St Gregory’s Hall.  For our next meeting, please see the ‘Diary’ section on this website. For further information, contact Christine on 321109.

 

PARISH LUNCHES


Our parish lunches are a wonderful opportunity to enjoy lunch and make new friends.  Open to all ages - everyone is welcome and there is no need to book.  Lunch is served in the Parish Rooms following the midday Mass at St Osmund’s normally on the second Thursday of each month. For the next lunch, please see the ‘Diary’ section on this website. For further information, contact Jane on 421287.

 

BRIDGE CLUB


The St Osmund’s Bridge Club meets every Thursday from 1pm – 4pm in the Parish Rooms.  This is not a formal bridge club, it is a social gathering with refreshments and costs £1 per week. All money raised is donated to the St Osmund’s Buildings Fund.  For further information, contact Gill on 329341.

 

ART GROUP


This group meets on Monday mornings from 10am until noon in St Osmund’s Parish Rooms (next to the church).  The group is very friendly and is open to all ages.  We enjoy our time together sketching, drawing or painting – whatever you enjoy.  We provide tea and coffee and lack of prior experience or ‘talent’ is no bar to joining!  There is no need to book, just come along; you will be made very welcome.  For more information, contact John and Liz on 01725 510310.

 

FAITH & LIGHT

Is an ecumenical world-wide organisation for those with learning disabilities and their families. Here in Salisbury we usually meet on the 2nd Sunday afternoon of the month at 3pm at Holy Redeemer Parish Rooms beside the church – but the date can change in unforeseen circumstances (please see our Diary). Our meeting consists of prayer, music, craft, tea and chat. If you would like more information or know of anyone – of any religious denomination or none – who might be interested please contact Teresa Jay on 01722 322029.

 

THEATRE GROUP

there is a friendly group of parishioners who regularly organise trips to the theatre.  Group visits to the Playhouse can attract considerable discounts, are usually on a Thursday evening and have very good seats. If you  are interested please contact Liz Scott bliz498@btinternet.com who will be delighted to provide more information.

Autumn Programme

Relatively speaking Alan Ayckbourn 4 - 28 Sept.

Breaking The Code by Hugh Whitemore based on Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges 5 - 26 Oct.

An Evening of Eric and Earn 31 Oct - 2 Nov

Toast Nigel Slater (Direct from the West End) 4 - 9 Nov.

The Nigh Watch Sarah Waters adapted by Hattie Naylor 11 - 16 Nov.

Mame Musica 21 - 25 Jan

Lorca's Blood wedding retold aby Barney Norris 6 - 22 Feb