What’s On

    • Church is now Open daily between 8am and 5pmChurch is now Open daily between 8am and 5pm

      .. And our Heritage activities have resumed.  Please see ‘What’s On’. 

      For services please see our Church and worship page.

      If you have any pastoral, spiritual, wedding, baptism or funeral queries please contact in the first instance our Churchwarden, Caroline, on 07774 461026 or at [email protected]
      Thank you.

    • 100 Club.100  Club.

      Congratulations to the May Draw winners!

      Winning numbers are 65, 156, 18 &16

      If you would like to join and support Escrick Church at the same time, please contact Carolyn at  [email protected]  for more information.   It is just £12 for the year and payment can be made by bank transfer, cheque or cash.

    • Little Hoots. Tuesday 24th May. 9.30am to 11amLittle Hoots. Tuesday 24th May.  9.30am to 11am

      Our Baby & Toddler Group.  Come along to Escrick Church between 9.30am and 11am.  Cost £3 per family (Cash or card on the day) .

      Refreshments – Tea, coffee and biscuits for adults, milk, juice and biscuits for the children. No need to book – just come along!

      For more information please contact Louise at  [email protected]

      Group meets ...

    • Prayer Lunch. Monday 13th June. 11.30amPrayer Lunch. Monday 13th June.  11.30am

      Come along for prayers –  informal and socially distanced.   The session lasts about 30 minutes and we will be praying for the community,  the world and  anything else on our hearts. This is followed at around 12 Noon with a simple soup lunch. 

      All welcome, no need to book and no charge, but donations welcome towards ...

    • Heritage Hub. Monday 13th June. 1 pm to 4 pmHeritage Hub.  Monday 13th June.  1 pm to 4 pm

      Volunteers will be in Church to welcome you and offer a guided tour and answer questions.

      Please feel free to come along and have a look around.  We look forward to seeing you.

      Refreshments will be available throughout the afternoon…. Or come a little earlier for a soup lunch just after 12 noon.

     

    Past Events

    • Raising funds for Christian Aid – Thank you to all who supported on 17th May.Raising funds for Christian Aid - Thank you to all who supported on 17th May.

      The wonderful sum of £814.06 was raised.  Thank you for all your support. 

    • Willow Weaving Hedgehog Workshop. 30th April.Willow Weaving Hedgehog Workshop.  30th April.

      Come alone to St Helen’s for our Saturday workshop (10am to 3pm) and create a wonderful willow Hedgehog for your garden.  (Finished Hedgehog about 40cm).  The workshop will be led by Wendy Bristow from twigsandsprigs.co.uk.

      Suitable for beginners. £55 including all materials and hot drinks.  Please bring a packed lunch.  

      Pre-booking essential.  To book contact Caroline Wandless ...

    • Escrick Heritage Group. Wednesday 6th April. 7.30pmEscrick Heritage Group.  Wednesday 6th April.  7.30pm

      ‘The Derwent Valley Railway’ by Jonathan Stockwell

      Come along and hear Jonathan talk about The Derwent Valley Railway.

      All welcome.  Members free.  Visitors/guest £3 including refreshments.

      Membership costs just £10 for the year to 31st August 2022 and includes admission to all talks including refreshments.

    • Big Breakfast. Sunday 3rd April. 9am to 12 NoonBig Breakfast.  Sunday 3rd April.  9am to 12 Noon

      Come along to Escrick Village Hall for a  big breakfast! 

      Booking being taken for the following times

      9am, 9.45am, 10.30am, 11.15am and 12 noon.

      To book your table please email [email protected] 

    • ‘Tree Dedication’ Queens Platinum Jubilee. Saturday 12th March. 3.30pm'Tree Dedication'  Queens Platinum Jubilee.  Saturday 12th March.  3.30pm

      The Queens Green Canopy’

      All invited to the Tree dedication by Rev Jackie Doyle Brett and Bishop John, Bishop of Selby.

      Meet at 3.30pm in Escrick Churchyard.

      It will be followed by Tea and biscuits in Church

      (plate available for donations to DEC Ukraine)

    • Lent meetings – Pilgrimage. Tuesdays throughout Lent.Lent meetings - Pilgrimage.  Tuesdays throughout Lent.

      The theme is Pilgrimage

      March    8th          Pilgrimage Introduction  (Rev Francis Loftus)

      March    15th        Jerusalem  (Rev Francis Loftus)

      March    22nd       Santiago de Compostela  (Anne Saunders)

      March    29th        Rome  (Rev Francis Loftus)

      April        5th          Medjugorje  (Revd Nigel McGregor)

      April        12th        Stations of the Cross  (Rev Francis Loftus)

      All Tuesdays starting at 7.30pm in ...

    • Escrick Heritage Group. Wednesday 2nd March. 7.30pmEscrick Heritage Group.  Wednesday 2nd March.  7.30pm

      ‘Durability, Efficiency, Economy’  An Edwardian Cookbook by David Lewis

      Come along and hear David talk about his charity shop find and taste some of the Edwardian treats.

      All welcome.  Members free.  Visitors/guest £3 including refreshments.

      Membership costs just £10 for the year to 31st August 2022 and includes admission to all talks including refreshments.

    • MOTHERS UNION – Wednesday 9th FebruaryMOTHERS UNION - Wednesday 9th February

      Come along at 2pm when Kathryn Cole will be speaking about her work in Tanzania.  All welcome.

      For more information please contact Pamela Yates 01904 728423

    • Candlelight Carol Service. Sunday 19th December 6.30pmCandlelight Carol Service. Sunday 19th December 6.30pm

      Come along and enjoy our traditional Candlelit Carol service.  Everyone welcome.

    • Wreath Making Workshop. 29th November 5pm & 7.30pmWreath Making Workshop. 29th November  5pm & 7.30pm

      Come along to Escrick Church and create a beautiful Christmas wreath for your door, with the help of Alison from Simply Foliage.

      Cost £40 to include all materials, a glass of mulled wine and mince pies.  Now 2 sessions…. 5pm few places left… or 7.30pm (Sold Out).

      For more information and to book your place please email ...

    • Thanksgiving Service. Sunday 21st November. 10amThanksgiving Service. Sunday 21st November. 10am

      We are pleased that we are now able to hold a service of Thanksgiving to not only say thank you to God for all he provides for us, but also to say thank you to everyone who supports St Helen’s in any way, be it practically, financially or through prayer.    The service starts at 10am ...

    • Escrick Heritage Group. Wednesday 3rd NovemberEscrick Heritage Group.  Wednesday 3rd November

      ‘Ypres to Cairo: 20 years with The War Graves Commission ’ by Simon Wilson  Join us at 7.30 pm in Church for a fascinating talk by Simon Wilson who worked, over a 20 year period, around the world for the War grave Commission. 

      All welcome.  Members free.  Visitors/guest £3 including refreshments.

      Membership costs just £10 for the ...

    • Celebrating National Poetry Day. 7th OctoberCelebrating National Poetry Day.  7th October

      6.30pm start.  Come along for an evening of poetry (Refreshment will be served).  Everyone welcome.  No charge but donations welcome towards refreshments.

      We ask please that you sanitise your hands as you enter Church and wear your mask while moving around.  Thank you.

    • Knitted Poppy Display in ChurchKnitted Poppy Display in Church

      The wonderful poppy display will be in Church between 6th October and 17th November.  Church is open daily between 8am and 5pm.  Everyone very welcome to call in.

      Thank you to everyone who has knitted or sewn.

      If you would like more information please contact [email protected]

    • Escrick Heritage Group. Wednesday 6th OctoberEscrick Heritage Group.  Wednesday 6th October

      ‘Arthur Walkers Great War’ by Chris Cade   Join us at 7.30 pm in Church for an excellent one man show.  

      All welcome.  Members free.  Visitors/guest £3 including refreshments.

      Membership costs just £10 for the year to 31st August 2022 and includes admission to all talks including refreshments.

    • Heritage Open Day. Saturday 18th September.Heritage Open Day.  Saturday 18th September.

      10 am to 4 pm         ‘Growers, Bakers and Makers’

       Enter the baking, jam, vegetable and children’s competitions (See below)
      Church guided tours at 11am and 3pm
      Children’s craft and quizzes
      Second hand book stall
      Home made cake and produce stall
      Marmalade Girls stall (Afternoon)
      Enjoy morning coffee or afternoon tea and scones

       Come along and ...

    • Escrick Heritage Group. Wednesday 1st SeptemberEscrick Heritage Group.  Wednesday 1st September

      The East Riding Yeomanry.  Join us at 7.30 pm in Church  for a talk by David Marchant of the East Riding Museum Service.   In years gone by the Yeomanry had strong connections with  Escrick.

      All welcome.  Members free.  Visitors/guest £3 including refreshments.

      Membership costs just £10 for the year to 31st August 2022 and includes admission to ...

    • Plaque unveiling ‘Remembering babies and children……Plaque unveiling 'Remembering babies and children......

      On Monday 9th August at 2pm we will be holding a short service and unveiling a plaque in the Churchyard ‘Remembering the Babies and Children buried in the Churchyard, with no marked grave’.  Everyone very welcome to attend and refreshments will be served in church afterwards.

      Thank you to J W Myers Monumental masons from Wheldrake ...