Children and Young People at St. Martin’s

Sunday 10.45am

Children join the church family for an all age service and are involved in worship.

There is a carpeted children’s area in church where young children, under parental supervision, can draw, do craft work or play with the contents of play bags during this Service.

There is also usually a children’s activity.


Christian Crackers

A popular after-school club where the children enjoy a story and craft which link together and have a Christian ethos.

Monday and Tuesday 3.30pm to 4.20pm at St. Andrew’s Junior School (open to all children)

Wednesday 3.15pm to 4.15pm at St. Andrew’s Infant School (Y2 children only)

Please contact Rachel on 07788 428401 for further details.

Busy Bees 

A lively Mother and Toddler group which meets at St. Martin’s Church on a Friday afternoon, 1pm-2.30pm (term time only).

Our sessions include singing, a planned craft activity which relates to God’s World, free play, snack and we end with a prayer.

We celebrate the children’s birthdays that have fallen within the last week and the children receive a gift and a card as well as buns to share.

We ask for a £1 donation from everyone each week to help cover cost for tea/coffee and the children’s refreshments/birthday gifts and also those of the Church, including heating and lighting.

NB For pre-school children only.

Please contact Rachel on 07788 428401

Peace by Piece Jigsaw Cafe

Starting on Friday 1st March there will be a new Family and Community Jigsaw themed Café at St. Martin’s Church, Brighouse.

It is aimed at bringing  both the young and young at heart together to help build children’s and smaller sized jigsaws whilst enjoying  drinks and snacks along with the company of others.

Opening times are Friday afternoons 3.30-5pm term-time only.

For more information please contact Rachel 07788428401.

Messy Church

A craft based event for children and parents with prayer, song and a tea time meal.

Planned events for 2019.

Tuesday 29th January – Christinglemass. (Celebrating Christingle and Candlemass).

Tuesday 12th March – Noah’s ark

Tuesday 9th April – Easter

Tuesday 11th June – Joseph and his coat of many colours.

Tuesday 9th July – Party Time!

Tuesday 8th October – Harvest

Tuesday 26th November – Advent