Church Activities




A friendly group of singers meet regularly.  Come and join us!

Contact Carolyn for details 01845 501176

Open to all children and youth from the 5 Parishes of Sowerby, Sessay, Thirkleby, Kilburn and Bagby

Pram Service

We hope to start our monthly meetings again soon.
For more information email

Little Wonders Baby and Toddler Group

Little Wonders meets in Sowerby Parochial Hall from 10.00am to 11.30am on Monday mornings during school term time. A group for babies, toddlers and their parents, grandparents and carers. New families are always welcome. Little Wonders is run by volunteers from St Oswald’s Church, Sowerby Methodist Church and the Salvation Army Thirsk.     For more information email

Messy Church
Messy Church is a place for adults and children of all ages to learn together and to discover God’s love. Crafts for all ages, construction and play area for young, story and song time for all ages. There is no need to book a place, just turn up. 
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Kids’ Club
Kids’ Club meets in the Annex to Sowerby Parochial Hall at 10.30am on Sunday mornings for stories, crafts, Godly Play, creative prayers and songs. For more information contact

St Oswald’s Youth
For young people aged 11 to 18. We share fellowship with friends through fun and Christian learning with art, crafts, drama, dance, games, making, baking and creating. We meet in Sowerby Parochial Hall:

  • Youth group 1 (school year 6) meet every 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month 5.30pm – 7.00pm
  • Youth group 2 (school years 7 and 8) meet every 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month 6.30pm – 8.00pm
  • Youth Group 3 (school years 9 and 10) meet every 1st and 3rd Sundays of the month 6.00pm – 7.30pm
  • Youth group 4 (school year 11 upwards) are invited to join us every week as young leaders                                  For more information contact