Throughout the year the Community for Reconciliation runs a varied programme of events at Barnes Close. The current programme is:
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2nd Thursday of month 10am to 4pm Cost £15 per day
Community Evening at Barnes Close
Monthly on Mondays
Arrive anytime, sit and relax, or help in the house or garden
6.00pm Conversation & Prayer, 6.30pm Meal with Trustees, Committee or Group Members 7.15pm Continue to chat and relax or you may join the evening meetings
Events linked to Festivals & Commemorations
Holocaust Memorial Day
Supper & Reflection to remember the victims of holocaust Donation
Circular via St Kenelm’s, approx 12 miles – bring your own lunch
Music, reading, stories on the Easter Theme & refreshments. Donation
International Conscientious Objector’s Day
Come to Barnes Close for lunch (12 to 2pm) and to remember.
Carols, readings, stories, humour and refreshments by the fireside
International Focus Days
An opportunity to take time out and reflect on Jesus’ final journey
Easter at Barnes Close
An opportunity to reflect on the Easter Story, walk, rest and relax with friends old and new
Members & Friends Week
Walking with CfR, walking with each other, walking with God.
A leisurely holiday week, with evening entertainment.
Healing & Wholeness Retreat
An opportunity to explore the nature of the healing ministry in the local church
An opportunity to listen to God and allow him to minister to us and bless us thereby deepening our relationship with him
Youth & Children’s Events
Peace Kids Lite
Peace Kids Plus
Volunteering at Barnes Close
Volunteering Experience (anyone aged 16 or over)
Learn new skills in the house and garden and help our Centre as you help our regular volunteers
1st to 18th December
Lunchtime or evening
£16 per person
for groups of 12-35 people.
Exclusive use of venue.
Personal Retreats (with or without Guidance)
These can be arranged subject to room availability throughout the year
Cost per 24hrs: £55 Cost for a day only: £22