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Backpackers is organised by a team of helpers from churches in and around Chesham as part of a Chesham Ecumenical Association. Registered Charity No. 1013519




Backpackers 2018

Tuesday 31st July to Friday 3rd August  


BACKPACKERS 2018 - Key Dates







Group Leaders (GL)  and Assistant Group Leaders (AGL)

  Sunday 10th June - Emmanuel Church - 2.30-4pm


Group Leaders (GL)  and Assistant Group Leaders (AGL)


You are advised to attend only one of the above meetings as we will cover the same information in both.

  Thursday 28th June - United Reformed Church - 7.30-9pm


Team Together Meeting for all Backpacker Volunteers including Young Helpers and YAAPs (If you are unable to attend either of the GL/AGL meetings above please see the leaders after the Team Together meeting for a brief discussion and for any queries).

 Sunday 8th July - Broadway Baptist Church - 7-8.30pm

There will be a meeting for Young Helpers and YAAPs.


3-4:30pm on Sunday 8th July at Broadway Baptist Church





Commissioning Service

for the whole team plus supporters


Monday 30th July 2018 at 8pm

Thomas Harding School

(in marquee on the field)




Tuesday, 31st July - Friday, 3rd Aug 2018,

9.00 - 4.00pm for volunteers

10.00 - 3.40pm for children

Intentse, (for YApps & young helpers)after Backpackers each day 4.30-6pm (7.30pm on Fri)

Thomas Harding School



Backpackers Celebration



Friday 3rd August 2:50 to 3:30pm


Wash-up meeting for 2018


8pm Thursday 6th September 2018 at the United Reformed Church







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