Events & Concerts

For details of our worship, including on-line services, please see our Worship Services page. We resumed our series of regular concerts on Thursday 9 September at 12.30 pm and fortnightly thereafter. There aren’t any other events taking place in the church at the moment, except that the Church is open from 12 noon to 2 pm on Wednesdays for private prayer.


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 (currently only tea and coffee) 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!

August – September 2021

Aug
19
Thu
Summer lunch-time concert
Aug 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Steve Law and friends present a series of concerts at St John’s as the Harrow Summer Music Festival. Details are on the attached flier and they are at 12.30 pm and 3 pm.
For full details see http://harrowsummermusic.co.uk/.
Please note that under the current arrangements social distancing will be required and facemasks should be worn (unless you have a legal exemption).

Aug
22
Sun
9 am Holy Communion service in Church on Sundays
Aug 22 @ 9:00 am – 9:40 am

We restarted our 9 am Sunday service on Sunday 4 April, Easter Day. There will be distancing to keep us safe, and on 5 and 12 September we are introducing two hymns. All are welcome. From Sunday 19 September our service will revert to its usual time of 10 am.

Aug
26
Thu
Summer lunch-time concert
Aug 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Steve Law and friends present a series of concerts at St John’s as the Harrow Summer Music Festival. Details are on the attached flier and they are at 12.30 pm and 3 pm.
For full details see http://harrowsummermusic.co.uk/.

Please note that under the current arrangements social distancing will be required and facemasks should be worn (unless you have a legal exemption).

Summer lunch-time concert
Aug 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Steve Law and friends present a series of concerts at St John’s as the Harrow Summer Music Festival. Details are on the attached flier and they are at 12.30 pm and 3 pm.
For full details see http://harrowsummermusic.co.uk/.
Please note that under the current arrangements social distancing will be required and facemasks should be worn (unless you have a legal exemption).

Aug
29
Sun
9 am Holy Communion service in Church on Sundays
Aug 29 @ 9:00 am – 9:40 am

We restarted our 9 am Sunday service on Sunday 4 April, Easter Day. There will be distancing to keep us safe, and on 5 and 12 September we are introducing two hymns. All are welcome. From Sunday 19 September our service will revert to its usual time of 10 am.

Sep
2
Thu
Summer lunch-time concert
Sep 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Steve Law and friends present a series of concerts at St John’s as the Harrow Summer Music Festival. Details are on the attached flier and they are at 12.30 pm and 3 pm.
For full details see http://harrowsummermusic.co.uk/.

Please note that under the current arrangements social distancing will be required and facemasks should be worn (unless you have a legal exemption).

Summer lunch-time concert
Sep 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Steve Law and friends present a series of concerts at St John’s as the Harrow Summer Music Festival. Details are on the attached flier and they are at 12.30 pm and 3 pm.
For full details see http://harrowsummermusic.co.uk/.
Please note that under the current arrangements social distancing will be required and facemasks should be worn (unless you have a legal exemption).

Sep
5
Sun
9 am Holy Communion service in Church on Sundays
Sep 5 @ 9:00 am – 9:40 am

We restarted our 9 am Sunday service on Sunday 4 April, Easter Day. There will be distancing to keep us safe, and on 5 and 12 September we are introducing two hymns. All are welcome. From Sunday 19 September our service will revert to its usual time of 10 am.

Sep
9
Thu
Concert: Ivan Hovorun (piano)
Sep 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

We are planning to resume our lunch time concerts (cancelled since March 2020) with a recital by Ivan Hovorun (piano).

Programme of pieces by Franz Liszt:
Vallée d’Obermann, S. 160
Funérailles, S. 173
Zwei Episoden aus Lenaus Faust:
Der nächtliche Zug, S. 513a
Mephisto-Walzer, S. 514

Please note that we are planning to serve tea and coffee but not sandwiches or cakes – you are welcome to bring your own.

Sep
12
Sun
9 am Holy Communion service in Church on Sundays
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 9:40 am

We restarted our 9 am Sunday service on Sunday 4 April, Easter Day. There will be distancing to keep us safe, and on 5 and 12 September we are introducing two hymns. All are welcome. From Sunday 19 September our service will revert to its usual time of 10 am.