St Helens Church, High Street, Wheathampstead, St Albans, AL4 8AA. Worship Times: 10am every Sunday

22-Jun Weekend Email with Livestream Link


In this email:
  • Sunday’s Services
  • Design Expertise needed!
  • Beech Hyde Careers Morning
  • Election Hustings
  • Summer Community Larder
  • St Helen’s Fellowship
Sunday 1st Sept, 12.30pm – Parish BBQ









Join us in St Helen’s Church for our All Age Communion Service at 10am. If you can’t join us in church, please join us online.  Click here or on the image above for the YouTube link.





Volunteers needed for careers morning
Beech Hyde School
Thursday 27th June, 10am-12pm

Each careers volunteer will be sat at a desk in the school hall.Children, aged 8-11, will interview the career mentors, speed dating style. These are the questions the children will ask :
  • What does a _________ do?
  • What do you enjoy about it?
  • How do you become a _________?
Please contact the school office if you are able to volunteer -01582 832661 or email, Retired and those still working all welcome:
Community Larder 2024
This summer holiday, we are providing free food to those in need in the community. In order to provide a more friendly welcome. anyone who visits the larder will be helped by a volunteer from St Helen’s Church and there will be games and crafts for children and refreshments available.  The larder will be open on Tuesdays, 10am – 12pm at St Helen’s Church.

If you would like to help, please contact Helen 07974 762997 or
Please consider donating non-perishable food or making a financial contribution to support this community project. To donate to the Community Fund online, please click here. Our bank details are available here if you wish to make a bank transfer. If you would like to gift aid your bank transfer donation, please contact our treasurer, Stephen.

The Hardynge Choir which rehearses in St Helen’s School, has a concert coming up right here in Wheathampstead.  Music for a (hopefully) summer’s evening. Tickets online or on the door.

St Helen’s Fellowship
MEN AND WOMEN welcome at St Helen’s Fellowship! Programme below. Unless otherwise stated all meetings are held in The Mead Hall between 2.45 and 4.15 pm. The cost is £2 per week and 50p for transport if required. Anyone who would appreciate a lift to meetings, please ring Gill Gwinn who will be able to tell you if we can help with this. Thanks.

Louise Edwards 01582 621197
Jill Bareham 01582 460394
Gill Gwinn (transport organiser) 07966 469754

27th June                Bird Bingo

4th July                  Holy Communion

11th July                Chair exercises with Sarah

18th July                 Summer Party





Events and Activities this week (at St. Helen’s Church unless otherwise indicated).
Please ask if you need further details




Monday 24th June
9.30am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel
11.15am – 12.15pm Following the Message Study Group
7.30pm – 9.15pm Bell Ringing Practice

Tuesday  25th June9.30am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel
11.00am – 1.00pm Harpenden U3A Church and Pub Group Visit

Wednesday 26th June
9.30am – 11.00am The Ark Parent-and-Toddler Group

Thursday 27th June
10.00am – 11.30am Funeral for t/l Leanne Clark followed by burial in the churchyard
2.45pm – 4.15pm St Helen’s Fellowship



Friday 28th June

Saturday 29th June
9.15am – 10.00am Celtic Morning Prayer
10.00am – 11.30am Coffee in the Chancel

Sunday 30th June
10.00am – 11.00am Parish Communion