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.

Other activities include our Welcome Centre on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 12 noon to 3 pm (run jointly with Our Lady & St Thomas RC Church), and on Fridays from 12 noon to 2 pm the church is open for private prayer.

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!

March 2016 – February 2017

Easter Day Festival Eucharist
Sun 27 March 2016 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Come and join us for our Eucharist to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead. Please note that today’s service is at 10 [...]
Messy Church
Sun 27 March 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 10 April 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Messy Church
Sun 24 April 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 8 May 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Memorial Service
Sun 15 May 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This service (to which those who have been bereaved in the past 12 months are particularly invited) will be followed by tea.
Messy Church
Sun 29 May 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 12 June 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Messy Church
Sun 26 June 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 10 July 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Last 11.15 am Service
Sun 31 July 2016 @ 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
The 11.15 service is coming to an end, and our last gathering will be on 31 July. You are warmly invited to join us for [...]
International Eucharist
Sun 11 September 2016 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Join us for our annual service to celebrate the great diversity of God’s people. (Please note that this service is at 10 am, not 9.30.) [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 11 September 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Messy Church
Sun 25 September 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Harvest Festival Service and lunch
Sun 2 October 2016 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Our annual Harvest Festival Service will be held on Sunday 2 October at 10 am. It will be followed by a Harvest Lunch, for which tickets [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 9 October 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
St Luke’s Hospice thanksgiving service
Sun 16 October 2016 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
All welcome at this service. Harrow Choral Society will be singing.
Messy Church
Sun 30 October 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Remembrance Sunday Eucharist
Sun 13 November 2016 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Join us for our annual commemoration of those who died in the two World Wars and later conflicts. There will be contributions from uniformed groups, [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 13 November 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Messy Church
Sun 27 November 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 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 [...]
Advent meditation
Sun 27 November 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join us for a service of readings and prayers for Advent, meditating on the coming of Christ at Christmas, his coming at the end of [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 11 December 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
Carols by Candlelight
Sun 18 December 2016 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A traditional celebration with Bible readings and carols
Christmas Day worship
Sun 25 December 2016 all-day
As well as the Festival Eucharist at 11.30 pm on Christmas Eve, there are Eucharists at 8 am (said) and 10 am (sung) on Christmas [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 8 January 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]
United Service at Harrow Baptist Church
Sun 22 January 2017 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Please join the churches of Central Harrow for their annual united service: this year it’s at Harrow Baptist Church in College Road. There won’t be [...]
Messy Church
Sun 29 January 2017 @ 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 [...]
International Eucharist
Sun 12 February 2017 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Join us for our annual service to celebrate the great diversity of God’s people, which has moved from September to February. Afterwards, there will be [...]
Adventure Praise
Sun 12 February 2017 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Children of all ages and their families are invited to our new time of worship, with a mixture of modern song, dance, creative prayer, stories [...]