Youth and Children
We welcome and value children of all ages in Lydney Parish
demonstrated by the range of groups and activities on offer.
Little Sparklers (pre-school groups for babies, toddlers and
their parents and carers) are held weekly! Little Sparklers is held
at 9:30 on Wednesdays in term time at the Old Vicarage. Pebbles is
held at 9:30 on Thursdays in term time, at Holy Trinity.
Please come along for fun crafts, story time, music, and refreshments,
(with a cuppa for the grown ups).
There is Bubbles and Babies This is a lively interactive group for
pre-school age within the Sunday Service at St Mary’s. No more stressful moments bringing active
0 - 5 year-olds to church, as now they have a group of their own in St Mary’s Bathurst Chapel.
Messy Church events normally happen in the holidays for preschool and primary aged children.
Primary and Secondary:
Splash, Xstream and TheGRID, activities for 5-14s continue to give fun learning
for children during the services on Sundays except the regular All-Age Service.
Assemblies: Open The Book
Assembly teams visit all 3 primary schools in Lydney every week
for a fun assembly time involving the acting out with props and
costumes Bibles Stories. Much loved by pupils, staff and teams