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!

March – April 2019

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).
Messy Church
Sun 24 March 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 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 26 March 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 27 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 27 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: Haley Myles (piano)
Thu 28 March 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Haley Myles (piano) Chopin Mazurkas, Op. 17 Chopin Preludes, Op. 28
Welcome Centre
Sat 30 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 1 April 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 2 April 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 3 April 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 3 April 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 6 April 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 8 April 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 9 April 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 10 April 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 10 April 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: Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Jessica Zhu (piano)
Thu 11 April 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Jessica Zhu (piano) Dvorak: Sonatine in G major, Op. 100 Dvorak: Waldesruhe Dvorak: Rondo Chopin: Sonata in G minor for Cello [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 13 April 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).
Palm Sunday procession and Eucharist
Sun 14 April 2019 @ 9:50 am – 11:20 am
We meet by Katy’s statue at the junction of St Ann’s Road and Station Road carrying palm branches and palm crosses to celebrate Jesus riding [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 16 April 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 17 April 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).
Maundy Thursday Communion
Thu 18 April 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
“Maundy” comes from the Latin for “commandment” (like “mandate”). At the Last Supper (on the night before his crucifixion on Good Friday) Jesus told his [...]
Good Friday walk of witness
Fri 19 April 2019 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
Central Harrow church members walk with a large wooden cross from Harrow Baptist Church in College Road through the streets to St John’s, where we [...]
Good Friday meditation
Fri 19 April 2019 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us to pray about the events of Good Friday and what it means for us today. When this service finishes, there will be an [...]
Stainer’s Crucifixion
Fri 19 April 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Stainer's Crucifixion
The Choir of St John’s, with other local singers, will perform The Crucifixion, by John Stainer, on Good Friday, 19 April, at 7 pm. Leaving [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 20 April 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).
Easter Vigil
Sat 20 April 2019 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Jesus died on Good Friday. On Saturday his body lay in a tomb. We do not know the exact time that he rose from the [...]