Don't miss a story sign up to Midweek Herald's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Messy fun with Easter nests

15:25 23 March 2012

Messy Church youngsters with their Easter eggs

Messy Church youngsters with their Easter eggs

Archant

Youngsters have an egg-cellent time making seasonal decorations

YOUNGSTERS got cracking making Easter decorations at the latest Messy Church event in Seaton.

Nearly 70 children and parents enjoyed a jam-packed afternoon of fun activities.

After a huge welcome from Rev Simon d’Albertanson, they all got stuck into some messy crafts.

Amongst the most popular was a table for making edible

Easter nests, which resulted in many sticky fingers. Children also made little jam-jar candle holders and pipe-cleaner bumble bees.

After Mr d’Albertanson explained the significance of Easter, a delicious tea of pizza and cake was enjoyed by all.

And the afternoon was topped off by the handing out of 48 Easter eggs – paid for by an anonymous benefactor.

* Messy Church returns to Seaton Methodist Church on May 11 and is open to all. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact Simon d’Albertanson on 07899 086169 or see

www.seatonbaptistchurch.co.uk for more details.

0 comments

Other News Stories

47 minutes ago
Joyce West

Retired Seaton woman walks with lions and goes canoeing on the Amazon

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

Axminster: The town’s young farmers’ club is planning to bring home the bacon with its next big fundraiser. It is staging its annual big breakfast at The Guildhall, on Sunday, March 20, from 9am, to 2pm. Members will be cooking and serving full English breakfasts, along with toast, tea, coffee and juice. People can also help themselves to cereal, fruit and yoghurt. The cost of £7 for adults, £4 children includes everything. There will be a raffle and cake stall. Call 07875 717580 to find out more.

Read more
Yesterday, 07:00
A Guide Dogs for the Blind charity collection box

Police are appealing for the public’s help to catch a ‘despicable’ thief who took a charity collection box from outside a shop in Lyme Regis.

Read more
Saturday, February 6, 2016

Musbury: Another in the series of popular tabletop sales is being held at the village hall on Saturday, February 13, to raise much-needed funds for the parish church.

Read more
Saturday, February 6, 2016
mhw Diary

Colyford: The Axe Valley Centre, National Trust, is to hold its annual general meeting on Wednesday, February 20.

Read more
Friday, February 5, 2016
Adele Tidball (second from right) with family members (l to r) Victoria Herrity (niece), Anna Tidball (sister), and Rosemary Tidball (mum).

Former village resident is on a mission to raise £2,000 for the charity

Read more
Friday, February 5, 2016
Communities in East Devon took part in a 'bite back' campaign against loan sharks

Communities in Sidmouth, Exmouth, Honiton, Axminster and Ottery St Mary targeted in bid to raise awareness

Read more
Friday, February 5, 2016
Devon County Council's County Hall in Exeter

A charity which campaigns on fostering has cited Devon County Council as an example of good practice for its work with children in care.

Read more
Friday, February 5, 2016

An investigation has been launched by police, following a night-time arson attack on a block of council flats in Honiton.

Read more
Friday, February 5, 2016
�

seaton: The stroke group will hold a coffee morning on Monday (February 8) between 10am and 1pm at the ‘Number One’ centre, Harepath Road.

Read more

Local Weather

Rain

Rain

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 4°C

Most Read News

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Family notices
Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Submit a Story
Buy Photos
Competitions
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the Midweek Herald e-edition E-edition

Local business directory

Honiton's trusted business finder

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists


Find planning applications