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!

February – March 2019

Welcome Centre
Wed 20 February 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Wed 20 February 2019 @ 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 [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 23 February 2019 @ 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).
Messy Church
Sun 24 February 2019 @ 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 [...]
Christianity Explored
Mon 25 February 2019 @ 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 [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 26 February 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 27 February 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Wed 27 February 2019 @ 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 [...]
Concert: Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Mayumi Iida (piano)
Thu 28 February 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Mayumi Iida (piano)
World Day of Prayer 2019 @ Church of Our Lady and St Thomas of Canterbury
Fri 1 March 2019 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
This annual service has been written by the women of Slovenia on the theme “Come: everything is ready”. All welcome.
Welcome Centre
Sat 2 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Mon 4 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Shrove Tuesday pancakes and coffee
Tue 5 March 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Join us in Church on Shrove Tuesday (Pancake day). The tradition of pancakes arose out of the need to use up food which would not [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 5 March 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Ash Wednesday morning Eucharist
Wed 6 March 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Welcome Centre
Wed 6 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Wed 6 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 9 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Mon 11 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 12 March 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 13 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Wed 13 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Concert: Haruko Seki (piano)
Thu 14 March 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Haruko Seki (piano) Schubert: Impromptu in G flat major Op. 90, No. 3 Beethoven: Sonata in C minor Op. 10, No. 1 Ireland: Decorations: (1) [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 16 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Mon 18 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 19 March 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 20 March 2019 @ 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).
Christianity Explored
Wed 20 March 2019 @ 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 [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 23 March 2019 @ 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).