Events & Concerts

General Information

Welcome to our Events and Concerts area. Here, you can find out about what’s happening at St. John’s.

If you are looking for information on our worship, please visit our Worship Services area, where you can find our service times, styles, and locations. Any variations from the regular pattern appear on this page.

Concerts

St John’s Church has held fortnightly lunch-time concerts since 1975. Concerts are held on alternate Thursdays throughout most of the year with breaks at Christmas, Easter and the summer. Please check this calendar for the next few dates (and programmes, when available).

Light refreshments are available from 11.45am and the concert begins at 12.30pm. There is usually an interval and the concert finishes at around 1.45pm.

Admission is free but there is a collection on the way out to cover expenses. Please come and join us!

Apr
21
Sat
Welcome Centre
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Apr
24
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm
Apr
25
Wed
Welcome Centre
Apr 25 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Apr
26
Thu
Concert: Plaegan Piano Trio
Apr 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

The Plaegan Piano Trio
Helen Sills, violin
Michael Nebe, cello
Alan Brown, piano
Haydn: Piano Trio in E minor, Hob. XV:12
Turina: Piano Trio No. 2 in B minor, op. 76
Schumann: Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, op. 63

Apr
27
Fri
Games evening @ Victoria Hall
Apr 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Come and have a fun two hours playing a variety of board games. Tickets (£3) available in church. Proceeds go towards refurbishing the kitchen in the church.

Apr
28
Sat
Welcome Centre
Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

Apr
29
Sun
Annual Parish Meeting
Apr 29 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Annual Meeting of Parishioners to elect Churchwardens and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting will take place in Church.

Messy Church
Apr 29 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Messy Church is church for all ages with a difference. Join us for crafts, songs, stories, food, and to explore the Christian faith together! Messy Church is a free event, but donations are welcome. We meet on the last Sunday of every month except August and December.

May
2
Wed
Welcome Centre
May 2 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).

May
5
Sat
Welcome Centre
May 5 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday and Saturday, 12-3).