We warmly welcome participation in all areas of the Parish. If you are interested in joining a group or would simply like more information, please contact the Parish Office either by phone or email.
St Ignatius Social Club
Agroup for the teenagers of the Parish in Years 9 – 13 at School. A great opportunity for young people to get-together and socialise on a monthly basis with events, entertainment, outings and general good times! Join the Facebook Group to find out what’s on and when, or keep an eye on the Parish newsletter for details.
A Group for your ‘tween-aged’ children in Years 6 – 8. Meeting regularly for fun get-togethers, this Group is a great way for tweens moving from Primary to Secondary School to stay connected with each other and with the Parish. Keep an eye on the Parish Newsletter for details of upcoming events,or email Melinda de Wit to be added to the mailing list: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Youth Music Group
A popular Group for musical young people who want to play and/or sing music they love with others their age. Meeting on Wednesday evenings from 6.30pm – 8.30pm in the Parish Centre, this Group is open to those in Years 6 to 13 – all instruments and levels of talent, from beginner to advanced. If your young musicians or singers are bored with their traditional music lessons, they’ll love being part of this fun, creative and social group! Contact Sophia Ritchie for more info, ph 027 562 9759.
Passionist Family Groups
If you are new to the St Ignatius community and would like to meet others in the Parish. Passionist Family Groups are a great way to get to know people, make new friends and build a network in the community. Groups meet regularly for social get-togethers, with something for everyone. Registration forms are available in the Church foyer.
St Ignatius Playgroup
The St Ignatius Playgroup runs on Tuesday mornings, from 9am to 11am in the Parish Centre. All parents and pre-schoolers are most welcome to attend. Stay for the morning, or pop in for a coffee anytime. For more information, contact Playgroup Coordinator, Amanda Howley-Rouse, ph 021 573 295.
A group for men and women in their wisdom years (60+). Meeting on the fourth Friday of every month at 2pm in the Parish Centre, for fellowship and friendship. New members are always most welcome.
Meeting fortnightly on Wednesdays at 1pm in the Parish Centre. Come along for a fun and friendly afternoon of cards. Keep an eye on the Parish newsletter for the next gathering or call Bob for more information, ph 575 7622. All welcome
Parish Pastoral Council
A group of 12 (six men and six women) who, together with the Parish team, have a pastoral overview of the Parish and responsibility for its governance. Contact our Parish Chair, Mike Jensen (email@example.com) if you are interested in joining the Council.