Youth theatre classes

Youth theatre classes will continue to be conducted at the chapel each Tuesday after school in term time for 2016. Either a local teacher or Eaton Gorge Theatre Company from Woonona will conduct classes.  There is a class for primary ages and another for secondary students. Warm ups, drama games, improvisations and character development exercises, […]

Yoga and meditation

The chapel is used for occasional yoga and meditation classes. Please inquire about forthcoming sessions.  

Baptisms

The chapel continues to host children (and adult) blessings and baptisms.  We are happy to offer this service, and the Uniting Church is distinct in offering a blessing event for all families we seek it regardless of prior church attendance. These can be joyful times for extended families and friends.

Bushwalking

  2015 Bushwalking Program The Bushland Chapel, Helensburgh Uniting Church, 94 Parke St, Helensburgh NSW 2508 All walks are on the 3rd Sunday of the month, meeting at the Bushland Chapel at 1:00PM except for the signature walk when the meeting time is 11:00am.   Please be advised that every person participating in any activity […]

Concerts

The chapel hosts concerts and special events from time to time. Inquiries about hosting an event are always welcome.    

Concert

Additional arts programs are planned for later this year. A “Nightmoves/Inner Warmth” concert was held on Saturday June 29th at 7.30 (doors open 7pm). Line up includes Jane Aubourg (contemporary violin), Belinda Robinson (keyboard and vocals), Steven Goldrick and Peter Thomas and the Bluesalband. This will be a great and warm evening in the fine […]

Plastic Bag Free Illawarra

A Plastic Bag Free Helensburgh? The chapel has hosted several meetings of this group. The Plastic Bag-Free Illawarra group held a special meeting at the Chapel on Thursday 13th June at  7PM. The local group will work with the others in Ward One and Wollongong to encourage reduced use of single use plastic bags, especially in […]

writers group recommences 2013

The writers’ group will recommence for 2013 in February, running the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month at 7.15 pm. This group is run by an experienced writer and teacher. It is an opportunity to learn, express, improve skills, and share in a supportive group. Exercises are mixed will open participation. In 2013 will […]

2013 Bushwalking Program

The Bushland Chapel, Helensburgh Uniting Church, 94 Parke St, Helensburgh NSW 2508 All walks are on the 3rd Sunday of the month, meeting at the Bushland Chapel at 1:00PM Walk Name Date Time Starting point Destination Estimated walking time Estimated Distance Level Comment Alternate Start Point  & Time Coast Walk                               – Thirroul to Bellambi 20-Jan […]

Impressions of 2508

Impressions of 2508. The chapel will sponsor a special arts exhibition and competition in the first of the year. Visual works, paintings, etchings, photographs, video and multi -media works, as well as poems, stories or other writing, are welcome. They should respond to events, architecture, people or the natural environment, in the 2508 postcode. There […]