We run events in each of our five regions as well as an annual conference as part of National Maintenance Week. Every event that we run is free of charge, we just ask that you register so that we know how much tea and cake to order.
Milnthorpe & Arneside Methodist Churches Re-ordering Projects Visits
Start Date: 5th July 2016 End Date: 5th July 2016 Start Time: 09:15 End Time: 13:00 Region: Cumbria Location: start at Milnthorpe Methodist Church, Beetham Road, Milnthorpe LA7 7LQ
Join us for a guided visit to 2 Methodist Churches to hear how they are progressing with their re-development project to create a community hub (Milnethorpe) and major re-ordering (Arnside). Free, light lunch included
Baseline Survey, St Andrew's, Leyster, near Leominster
Start Date: 15th July 2016 End Date: 15th July 2016 Start Time: 09:30 End Time: 15:30 Location: Leysters Parish Church - Leysters, , HR6 0HR
We will learn about the importance of maintenance on historic buildings, how and where to check for issues and the range of tasks that volunteers can do to make a big difference to the long term stability of places of worship. Free, bring packed lunch.
Care, Conservation and Cleaning of Stained and Leaded Glass
Start Date: 21st July 2016 End Date: 21st July 2016 Start Time: 13:15 End Time: 16:00 Region: Cumbria Location: St Michael's Dalston, Church Lane, Dalston Cumbria CA5 7PJ
Join us at St Michael's Dalston in Cumbria for an informal afternoon with Alex Haynes from Albion Glass to learn about caring for stained and leaded glass windows. Free, all welcome.
Faith in Maintenance (Coventry Diocese)
Start Date: 28th July 2016 End Date: 28th July 2016 Start Time: 09:30 End Time: 16:00 Location: St Michael's Church Centre - Church Lane Budbrooke, Warwick, CV35 8QL
As part of the SPAB's Maintenance Co-ops Minis, Coventry Diocese is running a Faith in Maintenance course to provide simple maintenance techniques and procedures to help you look after your church. Free, lunch provided. Booking via Diocese of Coventry
Baseline Survey Day, St Michael's, Bockleton
Start Date: 29th July 2016 End Date: 29th July 2016 Start Time: 09:30 End Time: 15:30 Region: Herefordshire & Worcestershire Location: St Michael's Parish Church - Bockleton nr Tenbury Wells, WR15 8PP
Join Kate Andrew, MCP regional officer and members of the newly created Leominster Link Co-op on our third baseline training day in this area. We will learn about the importance of maintenance on historic buildings,and how and where to check for issues.