Children and Families

Here at St George’s we are passionate about children and families and understand the realities of being a family in the 21 st century

We have a number of activities for children and their families. If you’d like more information on any of these, Please contact our children and families worker, Emma Weaver.

Emma Weaver

Children and Families Worker

Hi, it’s great to see you.

I’m Emma, the Children and Families worker for St George’s Church.

Here at St George’s we are passionate about children and families. We believe family is precious and we understand the realities of being a family in the 21st Century and hope that we can support you and your family.

We have a number of activities for Children and you can find out more about these on this page.

We would love to see you and your family.

Groups

Noah's Ark

Parent and Toddler group

Children 0-5 years old and their parents/guardians.

St George’s Church Hall
Every term time Monday: 9.45-11.45am and 12.45-2.45pm

Cool Tots

Parent and toddler Church service

Children 0-5 years old and their parents/guardians

St George’s Church
Every term time Thursday: 10-11am

Who Let The Dads Out

For all Dads/ father figures and their children in the Gravesham area

Children up to 11 years old and their male guardians

St George’s Church Hall
Every 2nd Saturday of the month: 9.45-11.45am

Sundays

On the 1st Sunday of the month we have a family service.

On the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sunday of the month we start in the church before the 3-12 year olds move to the hall for a time of bible stories, crafts and games.

On the 5th Sunday, we worship together as a family and celebrate Holy Communion.

Noah's Ark


Noah’s Ark is a parent and toddler group run for the community every term time Monday in St George's Church hall. Our morning sessions run from 9.45-11.45 am and our afternoon sessions run from 12.45-2.45pm. 

There is a huge choice of toys/equipment for the children to play with. We have two sets of toys that we rotate to keep the children interested. At each session there is also a craft available for the first part and a singing time in the second part. The children get a drink and a biscuit and there is tea and coffee for the adults. 

Noah’s Ark is a great place for children to have fun, parents to meet and friendships to be developed. 

If you are interested in coming along to Noah’s Ark, simply turn up on the day Prices start from £1.75 for one adult and a child over 1 year old.

Cool Tots


Cool Tots is a parent and toddler Church service held in the church every term time Thursday from 10am- 11 am.  We sing bible songs, have a bible story, a craft related to the story and then a time of prayer. To finish the morning we sing a special Cool Tots song and then we all enjoy juice and biscuits (or tea and coffee for the adults).

Cool Tots is a lovely way to introduce children to the bible stories . If you are interested in coming along to Cool Tots, simply turn up on the morning.

Who Let The Dads Out


Who Let The Dads Out is a group for dads and father figures and their children (Up to 11 years old). Who Let The Dads Out is open every 2nd Saturday of the Month from 9.45 - 11.45am in St George's Church Hall. 

A fun packed morning that gives the opportunity to spend more time with the children and meet other dads. It also gives mums a well deserved break. 

The church hall is set up with toys and activities for the children and there will be juice and biscuits available for the children. There is coffee (and tea) and bacon (or veggie) sandwiches for the adults. 

If you are interested in coming along to Who Let The Dads Out, simply turn up on the morning between 9.45 - 11.45am. The entrance fee is £2 per family.

Sundays

Sundays are an important day for our worship.

Family Service


On the first Sunday of the month we have a family service, where we stay in the church to worship together as a family.

JAM


Jesus and Me (JAM) is the group that is run on Sundays for children (3-11years old).

on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th Sunday of the month the children start the worship in the main church and after a children’s talk and blessing they then head over to the church hall for JAM

We learn about the stories from the Bible and what it means to be a follower of Jesus. We learn through reading the bible, prayer, playing games, singing songs, crafts and lots of other fun things.

Family Communion


On the fifth Sunday, we stay in the church to  worship together as a family and celebrate Holy Communion.