First Congregational Church

165 Main St, Amherst, MA


No Matter Who You Are or Where You Are on Life's Journey, You're Welcome Here

165 Main Street Amherst, Massachusetts, 01002-2333
Phone 413-253-3456                     Fax 413-256-1248

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The spring concert by Da Camera Singers, features the world premiere of “Heavenly Hurt” by Alice Parker, words by Emily Dickinson.  Saturday, May 30 at 8 p.m. in our Sanctuary.  Donations are appreciated.

In the Chapel with Jayan (Josh) Schumer, Director, Jayadeva Yoga Schools in Amherst.
A light lunch will be provided at 11:45.  Please contact Marilyn Billings ( or 256-5913) to sign up and provide information on food allergies.  RSVP by June 2 please.  This workshop is open to all ages and abilities.

Music On Main is pleased to present High Definition in concert on Sunday, June 7 at 2 p.m. in the sanctuary.  Under the direction of Catherine M. Kay, the twelve-member ensemble sings music of all genres from madrigals to barbershop.  Donations at the door.  A reception follows.

On June 21 (rain date June 28) at 12:30, we will experience the blessings of our bodies in nature with the option of joining any of three groups: one group will do some walking, one will go hiking and one will go biking. These groups will be led by members of our congregation and will include group discussion about the blessings of our bodies and being in nature. A light lunch will be provided prior to this session as well.

Ongoing Commitment to Anti-Racism