Summer Event is a week of games, crafts, face-painting and hanging out together, plus an evening barbecue and show. It's mainly for children / families but everyone is welcome too. In July 2016, the team of people who made it happen came from (deep breath!): Brickworks church, the local community, Lye Church, Church in the Community Lakeside, Amblecote Christian Centre and Christ Church Stourport. 2015 was similar. In 2014 we had a smaller, two-day event with the help of a team from South Korea! Since 2015 it has been followed by...
...Friday Fun on the Field - families in the community getting together one day a week to organise activities for the children during the school holidays.
For more pictures, have a look here.
We take the protection and safety of children and vulnerable adults very seriously. All Volunteers in the church who work with children, youth or vulnerable adults are checked with the national Disclosure and Barring Service. If you have any concerns about safeguarding and would like to talk to someone, here are some useful phone numbers...
Pastor for Brickworks, Fred Swartz - 07745 301136
Women's Pastor for Brickworks, Lacey Swartz - 07470 060211
Parish Vicar, Rev Simon Falshaw - 01384 423142
Parish Safeguarding Officer, Mrs Gloria Burrows - 01384 894948
Diocesan Safeguarding Officer, Hilary Higton - 07495 060869
Childline - 0800 1111
Age Concern UK - 0800 678 1602
Dudley Social Care - 0300 555 0055 (out of hours 0300 555 8574)
Non-urgent Police Enquiries - 101
This website (like Brickworks) is a work in progress - suggestions and comments welcome!
Any ideas of things we could do, or improvements to the website - we'd love to hear from you!
28 Shepherds Brook Rd
Tel: 07470 060211
Brickworks is an outreach from Christ Church Lye (the one with the WWI soldier statue in front).