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 3 pm on Wednesdays and Saturdays for our Welcome Centre (run jointly with Our Lady and St Thomas RC Church) and on Fridays from 12 noon to 2 pm 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 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 2016 – March 2018

Ash Wednesday morning Eucharist
Wed 10 February 2016 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Maundy Thursday Communion
Thu 24 March 2016 @ 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 25 March 2016 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 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 25 March 2016 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Join us to pray about the events of Good Friday and what it means for us today.
Stainer’s Crucifixion
Fri 25 March 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Choir of St John’s, with other local singers, will perform The Crucifixion, by John Stainer, on Good Friday, 25 March at 7 pm. Leaving [...]
Easter Vigil
Sat 26 March 2016 @ 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 [...]
Ascension Day Sung Eucharist
Thu 5 May 2016 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Today we celebrate Jesus’s ascension into heaven.
Harrow Deanery Choirs Festival @ St John the Evangelist, Stanmore
Sat 8 October 2016 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Join the choirs of Harrow Deanery (including ours) for Choral Evensong. All welcome.
Harrow Borough Police Christmas Carol Service
Wed 14 December 2016 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
All are welcome to this carol service for the police and community of Harrow.
Mothers’ Union Carols and Tea
Tue 20 December 2016 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us in Church for a service of carols, followed by tea in the Victoria Hall.
Family Carol Service
Sat 24 December 2016 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Midnight Eucharist
Sat 24 December 2016 @ 11:30 pm – Sun 25 December 2016 @ 12:30 am
Join us for the first Communion Service of Christmas in a candlelit church.
Ash Wednesday morning Eucharist
Wed 1 March 2017 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Maundy Thursday Communion
Thu 13 April 2017 @ 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 14 April 2017 @ 10:45 am – 12:00 pm
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 14 April 2017 @ 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 14 April 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
The Choir of St John’s, with other local singers, will perform The Crucifixion, by John Stainer, on Good Friday, 14 April, at 7 pm. Leaving [...]
Easter Vigil
Sat 15 April 2017 @ 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 [...]
Ascension Day Sung Eucharist
Thu 25 May 2017 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Today we celebrate Jesus’s ascension into heaven.
Harrow Deanery Choirs Festival @ St Andrew's Roxbourne
Sat 14 October 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm
Join the choirs of Harrow Deanery (including ours) for a service on the theme of Creation. All welcome.
Harrow Borough Police and Community Christmas Carol Service
Wed 13 December 2017 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
All are welcome to this carol service for the police and community of Harrow.
Mothers’ Union Carols and Tea
Mon 18 December 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Join us in Church for a service of carols, followed by tea in the Victoria Hall. (Please note that this is on a Monday this [...]
Family Carol Service
Sun 24 December 2017 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Midnight Eucharist
Sun 24 December 2017 @ 11:00 pm – Mon 25 December 2017 @ 12:00 am
Join us for the first Communion Service of Christmas in a candlelit church. Please note the earlier start this year.
Ash Wednesday morning Eucharist
Wed 14 February 2018 @ 10:30 am – 11:15 am
Maundy Thursday Communion
Thu 29 March 2018 @ 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 30 March 2018 @ 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 [...]