Community Activities

Church premises are widely used by church and local community groups throughout the week and further details are given below.

General Information

Church Magazine
St Mark's LINK magazine is circulated quarterly in a printed format to all church members and friends. If you would like to be added to our circulation list just contact us. Alternatively you can obtain a pdf version here.

Disabled Facilities
The church has a toilet for the disabled, a wheelchair, large print hymn books, and an Induction Loop System for those with hearing aids.

Prayer Board
There is a Prayer Board in the church side entrance. You are welcome to use this to enter brief details of those needing our prayers. Alternatively, requests can be emailed and will be brought to the attention of the Stewards.

Premises Hire
In addition to the regular users, casual hire arrangements can be made and the hall is in great demand for children's parties.

To enquire or book a room, e-mail or call 01628 410848

Church Groups

All church groups offer a warm welcome
to newcomers who wish to attend.

ALL-SORTS (Drama Group)
Alternate Mondays (Term-time)
Ages 7-11 : 6:45 - 7:30 p.m.
Ages 12 - 18 : 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Eileen Chislett (

Bible Study/House Group
Tuesdays 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (Term time)
Sara Motion (
Tuesdays (once a month): 7:30 - 9:00 p.m.
Rev Carmel Ieraci (01628 854747) see Diary
for current dates

3rd Saturday of the month
10:00 - 11:30 a.m. (except August)
and extending to a Spring Fair in May
and Christmas Bazaar in November

Community Activities

Birdwood Nursery Play Group & Pre-School (Term-time)
Monday - Friday 9:00 - 12:00 noon (1:00 p.m. Mon/Wed/Fri)
Contact Sarah Dunn 01628 631024 (

Craft Workshops
1st Saturday in month 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Different craft each month
(Sally 07900 568054 (

Elite Academy of Dance
Mondays (Term time) 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Lin Sweeney (

Highway Townswomen's Guild
Mondays 2:30 - 3:30 p.m. — Keep Fit Class
1st Thursday in the month - 7:30 - 10:00 p.m. — Monthly Meeting
more details available here.

Lunch & Leisure (Age Concern Slough and Berkshire East)
Thursdays 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Coffee, Exercise, Lunch and a range of activities chosen by those attending.

Maidenhead Musical Comedy Society
Tuesdays (and occasional Sundays) for rehearsals. For further details go to (

Maidenhead & District Talking Newspaper Association
Facilities are provided for the duplication and distribution of weekly and monthly recordings for blind and visually impaired listeners.

Wednesdays: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m. and 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Ros Duncombe 07733 322865

Rainbows, Brownies and Guides (Term-time) (
Tuesdays: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. — 1st Furze Platt Rainbows
5:15 — 6:45 p.m. 11th Maidenhead Brownies
Wednesdays: 5:30 - 6:45 p.m. — 1st Pinkneys Green Brownies
Fridays: 6:15 - 7:45 p.m. — 1st Pinkneys Green Guides

Slimming World
Mondays: 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. and 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Mandy McGovern

Tuesday Singers
Tuesdays: 10:00 - 12:00 noon - Rehearsals

WEA offer a range of adult education classes at various times and at various venues including St Mark's. Learn more here.

Wednesdays: 7:30 - 9:45 p.m.

Tea at Three
Fun, fellowship & tea
Every other Thursday 2-4pm
Sally 07900 568054 (

"Where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them"
Matthew 18:20