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Festive activities with the Chaplaincy

Christmas

From lunches with carols and mince pies to crafting and making Christmas cards, below are some of the ways that you can get involved with the Chaplaincy across our campuses this festive season:

Denmark Hill

Christmas carols with mulled wine at Denmark Hill
Thursday 1 December, 11.00 - 12.00
SGDP Atrium, Denmark Hill

All are invited to come along and sing some favourite carols! Refreshments will be provided.

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Festive Lunch at Denmark Hill
Tuesday 6 December, 12.00 - 14.00
Denmark Hill Chapaincy: W1.19, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience

Join the Chaplaincy for a (free!) festive light lunch. VG and GF options will be available.

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Christmas Card making at Denmark Hill
Thursday 8 December, 14.00 - 16.00
Denmark Hill Chapaincy: W1.19, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience

Drop by for 5 minutes or 2 hours to create some Christmas cards to give to loved ones, and enjoy a free hot drink and a mince pie.

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Events and services from the Chaplaincy

The Chaplaincy runs a series of regular services which are listed here. These services are in addition to the Special Services & Events, which offer more detail for each service or event.

The Chaplaincy is a resource for all students and staff at King’s, of all faiths and none. Find out more about their work and how to contact them on the Deans Office and Chaplaincy pages

Guys

Festive Breakfast at St Thomas’
Monday 5 December, 8.30 - 12.00
St Thomas' Chaplaincy - Room 205, 2nd Floor, St Thomas’ House.

Come along and start your day with some festive cheer! Special seasonal food, treats and crafting on offer.

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Festive Breakfast at St Thomas’
Wednesday 8 December, 8.30 - 12.00
St Thomas' Chaplaincy - Room 205, 2nd Floor, St Thomas’ House.

Come along and start your day with some festive cheer! Special seasonal food, treats and crafting on offer.

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Festive Lunch at Guy’s
Wednesday 8 December, 12.00 - 14.00
Guy's Chaplaincy: G2, Henriette Raphael Building.

Join the Chaplaincy for a free festive-themed lunch and take part in their annual Christmas Jumper contest.

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Carol’s by candlelight at Guy’s
Wednesday 8 December, 17.30 - 18.30
Chapel of Thomas Guy

A beautiful, joyful and family-friendly candlelit service of popular Christmas Carols in the Chapel of Thomas Guy, followed by mulled wine and mince pies for all!

Please arrive in good time to guarantee a seat as this service is very popular.

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Festive Breakfast at St Thomas’
Wednesday 9 December 8.30 - 12.00
St Thomas' Chaplaincy - Room 205, 2nd Floor, St Thomas’ House.

Come along and start your day with some festive cheer! Special seasonal food, treats and crafting on offer.

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Strand

Advent Carols
Thursday 1 December, 17.30 - 19.00
The College Chapel, the Strand 

This traditional service by candlelight is one of the highlights of the year. It is a beautiful service of music, by the Choir of King’s College London, and readings reflecting on the hope that Jesus brings to our world.

This service is very popular, so it is repeated on three consecutive evenings, and tickets are required to attend.

Tickets are free and are available to book on Eventbrite.

Festive afternoon tea at the Strand
Wednesday 9 December, 14.00 - 16.00
Strand Chaplaincy: K2.34, King's Building

End the week with a nice cup of tea (or coffee!), some mince pies, panettone and/or stollen, and a chat. A chance to meet the Chaplains, make new contacts, and catch up with old friends. No agenda, just a chance to relax with other members of the King's Community.

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Christmas Carol Service at the Strand
Tuesday 13 December, 17.30 - 18.30
The College Chapel, the Strand 

A joyful and family-friendly candlelit service of Christmas Carols in the College Chapel with music by the Choir of King’s College London.

This service is very popular - we would encourage you to be in Chapel in good time before the service to be sure of a seat!

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Festive afternoon tea at the Strand
Friday 16 December, 14.00 - 16.00
Strand Chaplaincy: K2.34, King's Building

End the week with a nice cup of tea (or coffee!), some mince pies, panettone and/or stollen, and a chat. A chance to meet the Chaplains, make new contacts, and catch up with old friends. No agenda, just a chance to relax with other members of the King's Community.

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Waterloo

Festive Lunch & Carols at Waterloo
6 December 2022, 12.00 - 14.00
Waterloo Chaplaincy Room - 1.1, Franklin-Wilkins Building

Join for a free festive light lunch with mince pies & mulled wine (including non-alcoholic), and to sing (or just enjoy) festive carols.

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Christmas card making at Waterloo
6 December 2022, 12.00 - 14.00
Alcove next to the Library, Franklin-Wilkins Building.

Drop by for 5 minutes or 2 hours to create some Christmas cards to give to loved ones, and enjoy a free hot drink and a mince pie.

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Chaplaincy Newsletter

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