Events & Concerts

We resumed our Sunday morning 9 am services on Easter Day, Sunday 4 April.
For details of our worship, including on-line services, please see our Worship Services page. We have not yet resumed any of our other events in church.

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.


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!

December 2019 – March 2021

Carols by Candlelight
Sun 22 December 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A traditional celebration with Bible readings and carols. All welcome.
Family Carol Service
Tue 24 December 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Christmas Day worship
Wed 25 December 2019 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
As well as the Festival Eucharist at 11.30 pm on Christmas Eve, there is a sung Eucharist at 10 am on Christmas Day. There’s no [...]
Monthly hour of prayer
Thu 30 January 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for an hour of prayer on the last Thursday of every month.
Wed 5 February 2020 @ 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Today we hold the Funeral Service for Elmars Kalnins, who died on 15 January at the age of 98.
Monthly hour of prayer
Thu 27 February 2020 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us for an hour of prayer on the last Thursday of every month.
Cancelled: Stainer’s Crucifixion
Fri 10 April 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Cancelled: Stainer's Crucifixion
We regret to announce that this year’s performance of The Crucifixion by John Stainer has had to be cancelled.
World Day of Prayer 2021
Fri 5 March 2021 all-day
This year’s World Day of Prayer service has been prepared by the people of Vanuatu. There are two pre-recorded services on Youtube: This service is [...]