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All Saints' Children's Groups

Christenings (also known as baptisms) usually take place within the 10.00am services on the 2nd and last Sundays of the month. These are our All-Age services - good opportunities to welcome the newly baptised into the whole family of God. Contact Janet in the office for further information and details of our baptism enquirers sessions which offer a chance for you to discuss whether baptism is right for you or your child.

Tiny Tots pre-school children’s and parents / carers group. This is a meet-up for parents and their pre-school age children in the Glebe Centre. Thursday mornings in term time, 9:30am to 11.00am. For more info contact Tracey Bennett (07974087046) or Lindsey Carey (07941 967722) (see Other Contacts).

Smilers Sunday School is every Sunday Our young people leave the communion service for “Smilers” after a child friendly presentation and some songs, returning later to inform us what they have done and learnt. Any child and parent may join our “Smilers Sunday School” who meet in the Glebe Centre on Parish Communion Sundays in school term time. For more info: Sandra Cook on 01342 714967 (See Other Contacts).

Messy Church: Sundays once a month at 4.00 - 5.30pm(usually on the third Sunday). We start with craft activities on a bible theme, followed by a short ‘Celebration’ in which we hear a Bible story and pray. We finish by sharing tea together. This is a time for all the family together (children need to be accompanied by an adult). Please bring a plate of food for the bring-and-share tea.More info from the Rev. Jill Alderton (07856 657594).

The Church Choir is for adults and children. The choir rehearses in church on Friday evenings in term time and sings every Sunday in the 10am service. For more info contact Helen Acraman on 01342 714329 and (See Other Contacts).

Bible for Key Stage 2 children at Crawley Down Village Church of England School in term time from 12.45pm to 1.15pm. For more info contact Carol Apps (tel: 01342 859006) or Jackie Bramley (tel: 01342 714841). Collect a parental consent form from the school office.

A Youth Club in the Glebe Centre for children in Years 6, 7 & 8 who live in Crawley Down meets on Fridays fortnightly 6.45pm - 8.15pm (terrm time only). For more info see the Diary at or contact the Vicar. Download Registration Form and Film Consent Form

Time Aside in the Glebe Centre - Art therapy for families with children who have disabilities.