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!

April – May 2019

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 [...]
Easter Day Festival Eucharist
Sun 21 April 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Come and join us for our Eucharist to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.
Welcome Centre
Wed 24 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).
Welcome Centre
Sat 27 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).
Service at 9.30 followed by Annual Parish Meeting
Sun 28 April 2019 @ 9:30 am – 12:15 pm
The Annual Meeting of Parishioners to elect Churchwardens and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting will take place in Church at 11 am. To allow for [...]
Messy Church
Sun 28 April 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 [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 30 April 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 1 May 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).
Welcome Centre
Sat 4 May 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).
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 7 May 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 8 May 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).
Concert: Phillip Dyson (piano)
Thu 9 May 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Phillip Dyson (piano) Beethoven: Appassionata Sonata, Op. 57, 1st mvt (Allegro assai) Erik Satie: Je te veux Irving Berlin/Mayerl: Cheek to Cheek Jerome Kern/Mayerl: Smoke [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 11 May 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).
Quiz Night @ Harrow Baptist Church
Sat 11 May 2019 @ 7:00 pm
This is a Churches Together in Central Harrow event. £10 per quiz team member (sorry – not £5 as originally advertised), in aid of Christian [...]
Memorial Service (no 6 pm service)
Sun 12 May 2019 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
This service (to which those who have been bereaved in the past 12 months are particularly invited, but to which all are welcome) will be [...]
Welcome Centre
Wed 15 May 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).
Welcome Centre
Sat 18 May 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).
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 21 May 2019 @ 8:00 pm
Welcome Centre
Wed 22 May 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).
Concert: Nguyen The Cuong Quoc (piano)
Thu 23 May 2019 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Nguyen The Cuong Quoc (piano) (Please note that the piano trio led by Björn Kleiman is unable to play at this concert. Apologies). Thomas Adès: [...]
Welcome Centre
Sat 25 May 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 26 May 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 [...]
Home Group @ Vicarage
Tue 28 May 2019 @ 8:00 pm