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!

May
21
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
May 21 @ 8:00 pm
May
22
Wed
Welcome Centre
May 22 @ 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
23
Thu
Concert: Björn Kleiman, Lily Cooper and Belinda Jones (piano trio)
May 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Björn Kleiman (violin)
Lily Cooper (cello)
Belinda Jones (piano)

Erland von Koch: Sonatina No. 2 “Seriosa” for Violin & Piano

Reinhold Glière: Huit Morceaux for Violin & Cello, Op. 39

Bohuslav Martinu: Sonata No. 2 for Cello & Piano

Leroy Anderson: Forgotten Dreams

May
25
Sat
Welcome Centre
May 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).

May
26
Sun
Messy Church
May 26 @ 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
28
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
May 28 @ 8:00 pm
May
29
Wed
Welcome Centre
May 29 @ 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
30
Thu
Ascension Day Sung Eucharist
May 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Today we celebrate Jesus’s ascension into heaven.

Jun
1
Sat
Welcome Centre
Jun 1 @ 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).

Jun
5
Wed
Welcome Centre
Jun 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).