Wimborne's Folk Festival Weekend

Home » Churches » Wimborne » Wimborne news » Folk Festival

Wimborne's Folk Festival Weekend
11th & 12th June 2016

The Folk Festival takes place over the second week of June each year. The town is packed with colourful dancers, musicians, street market stalls and onlookers! The Methodist church takes an active part in these festivities, with stalls and refreshments, and weather permitting, an ecumenical outdoor service on-the Minster Green on Sunday.

The following pictures give you a flavour of the whole weekend, both on the church premises and in the town:

  • Cake Stall — always very popular and which sells out quickly!
  • Refreshments all day long — morning coffee, light lunches and afternoon teas
  • To celebrate the Queen's 90th Birthday, the minister and her helpers gave away copies of the book 'The Servant Queen and the King she serves'
  • The Litter Pickers calling in for their tea break!
  • 'Oil and Water' — a community art group — displaying their work in the sanctuary
  • The Morris Dancers
  • Wimborne Militia

Unfortunately, the Sunday service had to be held in the Minster because of inclement weather!

To see more photographs, please look at the Gallery

You may also be interested in

Bible
Webteam: Fri 30 Jul 4:54pm

On this page you will find links to articles that have been submitted relative to worship for Sunday 1st August.Just click on the RED name or description to view or download.Revd Janice Morgan: Sunday ScripturesMr Eric Brown: Lectionary Thoughts on Sunday's second service.Revd Phil...

Webteam: Fri 23 Jul 12:37pm

Liz Ward has submitted the following article — all about understanding.Naughty, me?I don't think I was a particularly naughty child...... but.........I must have been about 3 when my parents decorated the sitting room. For some odd reason I decided to sit under the dining table and draw on the new wallpaper with my crayons. When, as an adult (I nearly said 'grown up', but...

Bible
Webteam: Fri 23 Jul 11:45am

On this page you will find links to articles that have been submitted relative to worship for Sunday 25th July.Just click on the RED name or description to view or download.Mr Eric Brown: Lectionary Thoughts on Sunday's second service.Revd Janice Morgan: Sunday ScripturesRevd Phil...