Special events

Castle Mound, off Castle Street beside Shire Hall, CB3 0RG

Come and celebrate our parish Patronal Festival in the open air, with a short service of Morning Prayer with hymns on Castle Mound.
There will also be two services of Holy Communion later:
at St. Giles' Church, at 10.00 am
and at St. Peter's Church at 6.30 pm, followed by a communal meal at La Margherita

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 07:30
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Come and celebrate our parish Patronal Festival.
Earlier in the morning there is a short service of Morning Prayer with hymns on Castle Mound,
and later at St. Peter's Church at 6.30 pm, a service of Holy Communion, followed by a communal meal at La Margherita

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 10:00
St. Peter's Church, Castle Street, Cambridge, CB3 0AJ

Come and celebrate our parish Patronal Festival.
Early in the morning, there is a short service of Morning Prayer with hymns on Castle Mound at 7.30 am,
and later, at 10.00 am at St. Giles' Church, a service of Holy Communion.

The evening service will be followed by a communal meal at La Margherita.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 18:30
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Switch off and spend a day reflecting and exploring your spirituality under the guidance of our invited speakers. Coffee and biscuits will be served on arrival, drinks are available throughout the day. Lunch and tea are included in the cost of the day, which is £15 (£10 concessions on application). If you would like to express interest or register please contact the Parish Office for a registration form or download one here or below.

The speaker will be Fr Max Kramer, recently appointed to be Precentor of Canterbury Cathedral.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 10:00
Emmanuel United Reformed Church, Trumpington Street, CB2 1RR

Philip Mead - piano
Amanda Dean - mezzo soprano
St Augustine's Singers and Anglia Ruskin Wind Ensemble conducted by Paul Jackson

Tickets from ADC Theatre Box Office
£10 (concessions £6) 01223 300085 www.adcticketing.com

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 19:30
St. Augustine's Church, Richmond Road, Cambridge, CB4 3PS

All are welcome to share a delicious, freshly cooked Sunday lunch and friendly company. Normally this takes place on the first Sunday of each month. Please telephone Richard on 01223 364929 or the Parish Office on 01223 315000 if you wish to book a place. Cost of the lunch is £4 per head.

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 13:00
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

The speaker is the Rev'd Dr. Geoff Dumbreck.

This is one of a series of free lectures hosted by the Friends of St. Giles' Church, given every second Thursday of the Month at 11am in St Giles' Church. Refreshments are served from 10.30 am. Full details of each lecture are normally given three weeks in advance.

Further talks in 2017:
13th July - Max Kramer, "The other Ezekiel: a Greek tragedy".
No talk in August
14th September - Will Tupman, tba
12th October - Sarah Bendall, "The History of Emmanuel College; 1584 to 2017".
9th November - Peter Jackson, tba
14th December - Rev'd Dr. Lynne Broughton - "The Seven Deadly Sins (and a few Lively Virtues)".

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 11:00
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Part of the Friends Charity Town & Gown May Week, featuring the Jumping Beans Ceilidh Band
Tickets £10-12

Friday, June 9, 2017 - 19:30
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Friends of St. Giles' Church organises vintage film nights at St Giles', at least once a month, on Saturday evenings.
We are not allowed to publish the film titles on our website, but you can receive details by signing up to our film nights email list. You will not be contacted for any other reason.
The programme is also posted inside the church, and included in the parish newsletter.

By sending an email, you will receive:
instant membership of St Giles' film club
an automatic reply with the current programme
details of subsequent programmes as soon as they are published

You do not have to book tickets; we suggest a £5 donation for every screening you attend (£3 concessions). Popcorn and other light refreshments will be available.

The dates so far:
11th Feb - Lawrence Olivier and Joan Fontaine in a psychological thriller-mystery film
11th March - Gloria Swanson stars in an American film noir
25th March - James Stewart, Kim Novak in a 'film noir' psychological thriller film
22nd April - Marilyn Munro, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis in a romantic comedy set in 1929
13th May - Humphrey Bogart, Katharine Hepburn in a British-American adventure film
10th June - Audrey Hepburn stars iconically in the romantic comedy that launched her career
24th June - Richard Carlson, Julia Adams star in a classic monster, horror film

Repeats every month on April, June on the fourth Saturday 3 times.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 19:45, Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 19:45, Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 19:45
St. Giles' Church, Castle St., Cambridge CB3 0AQ

Part of the Friends Charity Town & Gown May Week
Cream Teas from £5, hats encouraged, entertainment TBC

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 14:00