Nursery care is available for babies and toddlers.
165 Main Street Amherst, Massachusetts, 01002-2333
Phone 413-253-3456 Fax 413-256-1248
Take a break from the holiday frenzy.
Reconnect with the joy and anticipation of Advent.
Wednesday evenings, December 4 and 11, at 6:30 p.m.
First Congregational Church in Amherst
“Gail’s music is a gift and a wonderful invitation to be quiet
and listen to the seasonal stirrings of the Spirit.”
Please come for the music and stay for a brief
Advent devotional at 7:15, led by Pastor Vicki Kemper.
UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST
FIRST CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
165 Main Street
Amherst, Massachusetts 01002
We invite you to save the dates for the three offerings of this season:
Pianist Stephen Porter
Friday, March 28, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
"Late Styles: A program of final piano masterpieces by Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin and Debussy"
Debussy: 2 Etudes (1915)
Chopin: 2 Nocturnes (1846)
Beethoven: Bagatelles Op. 126 (1824 - his final piano work)
Schubert: Sonata in B-flat, D. 960 (1828 - his final piano work)
The South Hadley Children’s Chorus, Catharine Melhorn, director
Sunday, May 4, 2013, 2:00 p.m.
The 50-voice South Hadley Children's Chorus, under the direction of Catharine Melhorn, will present their final concert of the season as part of our series. The program will be accompanied by piano and other instruments and will include pieces from many styles and countries, in numerous languages.
Strawberry Shortcake and The Ragtime Five
Saturday, June 1, 2013, 1:00 p.m.
This outdoor concert will feature "The Ragtime Five", a five-piece brass ensemble, playing ragtime tunes, some marches and other popular tunes on the front lawn of First Church. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets, sit under the trees and enjoy the music. There is no charge for the concert; homemade strawberry shortcake will be available for attendees to purchase at a modest price (enough to cover the cost of the shortcake).