Events & Concerts

The church is currently open only for our 9 am Sunday Service (Morning Prayer/A Service of the Word). This starts on Sunday 26 July and will be weekly until Sunday 27 September. After that we may be able to have other activities, subject to the guidance at the time.
For details of our worship, including on-line services, please see our Worship Services page.


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!

January – February 2019

Jan
22
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Jan 22 @ 8:00 pm
Jan
29
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Jan 29 @ 8:00 pm
Jan
31
Thu
Concert: Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)
Jan 31 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Dominika Rosiek (violin) and Miho Sanou (piano)
Dvorak: Three Romantic Pieces, op. 75
F. Drdla: Souvenir
Bartok: Romanian Folk Dances
Beethoven: Sonata for violin and piano, No. 7 in C minor

Feb
5
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Feb 5 @ 8:00 pm
Feb
12
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Feb 12 @ 8:00 pm
Feb
14
Thu
Concert: Joanne Rozario (clarinet/saxophone) and Yukiko Shinohara (piano)
Feb 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Joanne Rozario (clarinet) and Yukiko Shinohara (piano)
For clarinet and piano:
Graham Lyons: Sonata for clarinet and piano
Gerald Finzi: Five bagatelles for clarinet and piano
Maurice Ravel: Pièce en forme de Habanera
For saxophone and piano:
Denes Agay: Rhapsody in waltz time
Ennio Morricone: Gabriel’s Oboe
Dave Roach: Love is
Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Darius Milhaud: Brasileira from Scaramouche

Feb
18
Mon
Christianity Explored
Feb 18 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Christianity Explored gives people time and space to think about the big questions of life and to explore the life of the man at the heart of the Christian faith. As we explore Mark’s Gospel, we will fund out who Jesus is, why he came and what it means to follow him. (The course is being run twice a week in parallel: you can attend either on Monday evenings or Wednesday afternoons.)

Feb
20
Wed
Christianity Explored
Feb 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Christianity Explored gives people time and space to think about the big questions of life and to explore the life of the man at the heart of the Christian faith. As we explore Mark’s Gospel, we will fund out who Jesus is, why he came and what it means to follow him. (The course is being run twice a week in parallel: you can attend either on Monday evenings or Wednesday afternoons.)

Feb
25
Mon
Christianity Explored
Feb 25 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Christianity Explored gives people time and space to think about the big questions of life and to explore the life of the man at the heart of the Christian faith. As we explore Mark’s Gospel, we will fund out who Jesus is, why he came and what it means to follow him. (The course is being run twice a week in parallel: you can attend either on Monday evenings or Wednesday afternoons.)

Feb
26
Tue
Home Group @ Vicarage
Feb 26 @ 8:00 pm