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Sunday Morning - 10AM
Sunday Evening - 6PM
Wednessday Morning - 10AM
St George's Church Bell Ringing - Wednesdays 7.30pm to 8.30pm (Practice) & Sundays 9.30am to 10pm (before church service).
Additional bell ringing on Tuesday 15th November 10.30am to 11.30am. The church bells will be rung on the above dates.
Pocahontas400 talk - Saturday 19th November at 2.30pm
Professor Kenneth Fincham of The University of Kent talking about King James and England in the Age of Pocahontas. Free entry.
The Nativity Story Advent Course - Wednesday 7th, 14th & 21st December 11am
Held in St George's Church followed by a soup lunch. Everyone welcome!
Concert 'A Night at the Movies' by Gravesend Borough Band - Thursday 8th December 7.30pm
St George's Church, cost of tickets £5 at the door. Refreshments available during interval. Finish at 9.30pm.
Christmas Fayre - Saturday 3rd December 10am to 2pm
Free entry & free face painting and children's activities. Hot refreshments, cake stall, jewellery, cosmetics, dvd's, bottle stall, raffle, games and much more.
Princess Pocahontas was a native American who, in the year 1607, intervened to save the life of pioneer Captain John Smith. She became the first of her nation to convert to Christianity. Later, she married an Englishman, John Rolfe, and left her home in Virginia to travel to England.
In 1617, aged just 21, Pocahontas died on a ship anchored off Gravesend. It is popular belief that her remains are buried somewhere in the vicinity of St George’s Church...