Events & Concerts

The church is currently open only for our 9 am Sunday Service, which from 4 October will be Holy Communion. In future 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 – August 2016

Concert: Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Patricia Romero (piano)
Thu 4 February 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Odinn Baldvinsson (flute) and Patricia Romero (piano)
Shrove Tuesday pancakes and coffee
Tue 9 February 2016 @ 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 [...]
Concert: Samantha Ward (piano)
Thu 18 February 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Samantha Ward (piano) D. Scarlatti: Sonatas K208 in A major and K213 in D minor Schubert: Impromptus in G flat major D899 and in A [...]
Concert: The Gilbert Trio (cello, flute, piano)
Thu 3 March 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
The Gilbert Trio Thomas Bertolotti (cello), Ivan Alekhin (flute), Julia Mamet’eva (piano) Weber: Trio in G minor for Flute, Cello and Piano Goossens: Five Impressions [...]
Concert: Haruko Seki (piano)
Thu 17 March 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Haruko Seki (piano) Schumann: Kinderscenen, Op. 15 Chopin: Raindrop Prelude (Prelude No. 15, Op. 28) Chopin: Scherzo No. 2 in B flat minor, Op. 31 [...]
Concert: Maciej Raginia (piano)
Thu 7 April 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Schumann: Sonata No. 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 11 Chopin: Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise in E flat major, Op. 22
Concert: The Steinberg Piano Duo and friends
Thu 21 April 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
The Steinberg Duo and friends Louisa Stonehill (violin), Nicholas Burns (piano), Sophie Renshaw (viola), Rebecca Knight (cello) Mozart: Piano Quartet in G minor, K. 478 [...]
Annual Parish Meeting
Sun 24 April 2016 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Annual Meeting of Parishioners to elect Churchwardens and the Annual Parochial Church Meeting will take place in Church (no 11 am worship today).
Programme to include: Corelli: Trumpet Sonata Morricone: Gabriel’s Oboe Mozart: Exsultate Jubilate Arutiunian: Trumpet Concerto Busser: Andante and Scherzo Robert Stroh: Fantasy Arban: Carnival of [...]
Mini-fair
Sat 14 May 2016 @ 11:00 am – 1:30 pm
Come and see our selection of cakes, books, gifts and bric-a-brac. Outside the church, weather permitting (otherwise inside).
Concert: Phillip Dyson (piano)
Thu 19 May 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Brahms: Rhapsody, Op. 79, No. 2 Debussy: Clair de Lune Chopin: Waltz in A flat major, Op. 69, No. 1 “L’adieu” Beethoven: “Moonlight” Sonata, Op. [...]
Concert: Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Tadashi Imai (piano)
Thu 2 June 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Nigel Blomiley (cello) and Tadashi Imai (piano) François Francoeur: Sonata in E major Haydn: Tempo di Minuetto Chopin: Introduction and Polonaise Brillante, Op. 3 César [...]
Barbecue
Sat 11 June 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Our annual parish barbecue at the Vicarage. Details and tickets from church.
Concert: Niel du Preez (piano)
Thu 16 June 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Niel du Preez (piano) Beethoven: Sonata in D major, Op. 28 Ravel: Sonatine Chopin: Polonaise Fantasie, Op. 61
Patronal Festival brunch (no 11.15 worship today)
Sun 26 June 2016 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Come to our Patronal Festival Eucharist at 9.30 am and stay to our brunch: coffee, tea, juices, croissants, pastries and muffins. Please note that there’s [...]
Summer Concert
Thu 30 June 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016
Summer Concert
Thu 14 July 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016
Welcome Centre
Wed 20 July 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Summer Concert
Thu 21 July 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016
Welcome Centre
Wed 27 July 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Summer Concert
Thu 28 July 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016
Mini-fair
Sat 30 July 2016 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come and see our selection of cakes, books, gifts and bric-a-brac. Outside the church, weather permitting (otherwise inside).
Messy Picnic in the Park
Sun 31 July 2016 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Meet at Harrow Recreation Ground, weather permitting. A chance to relax, chat, enjoy a picnic together and play some ball-games or Frisbee. It would be [...]
Welcome Centre
Wed 3 August 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Tea in aid of the Leprosy Mission
Sat 6 August 2016 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us in Church for afternoon tea in aid of the Leprosy Mission. Tickets £4 from Elaine Luk or on the day.
Welcome Centre
Wed 10 August 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Summer Concert
Thu 11 August 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016
Welcome Centre
Wed 17 August 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Welcome Centre
Wed 24 August 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Drop in and join us for a free cup of tea or coffee (every Wednesday, 12-3).
Summer Concert
Thu 25 August 2016 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
For full details of these summer lunch time concerts, please see: Harrow Summer Music 2016