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!

Mar
4
Wed
Welcome Centre
Mar 4 @ 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).

Mar
5
Thu
Concert: Yuki Negishi (piano)
Mar 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

Yuki Negishi (piano)
Beethoven: Bagatelles, Op. 126 Nos. 4-6
Haydn: Variations in F minor, Hob. XVI-6
Beethoven: Sonata in F major, Op. 10, No. 2
Chopin: Ballade No. 3 in A flat major, Op. 47
Beethoven: Sonata in c minor, Op. 13 (“Pathetique”)

Harrow Philharmonic Choir: Concert
Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm

Glories of the Baroque:
Pergolesi: Magnificat
Scarlatti: St Cecilia Mass
Details

Mar
7
Sat
Welcome Centre
Mar 7 @ 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).

Mar
11
Wed
Welcome Centre
Mar 11 @ 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).

Mar
14
Sat
Welcome Centre
Mar 14 @ 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).

Mar
19
Thu
Cancelled: Concert: John MacDomnic (trumpet) and Adrian Boynton (piano/organ)
Mar 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

We regret to announce that this concert has been cancelled.

Apr
2
Thu
Cancelled: Concert: Niel du Preez (piano)
Apr 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm

We regret that this concert has had to be cancelled.

Niel du Preez (piano)
J. S. Bach: English Suite No. 4, BWV 809, in F major
Beethoven: Sonate Op. 31, No. 2 in D minor
Chopin: Barcarolle, Op. 60 in F sharp major
Liszt: Ballade No. 2 in B minor

Apr
10
Fri
Cancelled: Stainer’s Crucifixion
Apr 10 @ 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.

Oct
25
Sun
Annual Church Meetings, 2020
Oct 25 @ 9:30 am

Our (postponed) Annual Meeting of Parishioners for electing churchwardens and Annual Parochial Church Meeting will be held in Church on Sunday 25 October after our 9 am Eucharist. (Although it is summoned for 9.30 am, it may begin a bit later.) Here are the papers for the meeting:
Notice of Annual Meeting of Parishioners
Notice of Annual Parochial Church Meeting
Agendas of both meetings, minutes of last year’s meetings and reports on (a) Church Fabric and (b) Harrow Deanery Synod
Annual Report and Accounts for 2019