News

This is a list of all news items, in reverse order of when they were posted.

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Railroad House Band at the New Revival Coffeehouse - RESCHEDULED!

Saturday, May 20th, 2017 - 7:30PM
 
We have rescheduled the concert originally set for Saturday, April 1 to Saturday, May 20.

Railroad House is a six piece band featuring lush 2, 3, and 4 part vocal harmony and playing a diverse blend of Americana music, from straight ahead Bluegrass to Western Swing, and beyond.


The band is based in MetroWest Boston, and they have played all over New England for festivals... Read more

Black Lives Matter Boston Comes to FPC

Friday, May 19th, 2017 - 7:00PM

Black Lives Matter Boston will be speaking at First Parish Church of Stow & Acton. Come hear from community organizers ​about the history of the movement and the mission of Black Lives Matter. Doors will open at 6:30 PM. The presentation and discussion will begin at 7 PM.

This event is free and open to the public. Free childcare with games will be available. Please give us advance notice if you will need infant care, so we can make sure to have... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, May 5th, 2017 - 5:30PM

FPC Guest Table serves a community dinner on the first Friday of each month at First Parish Church of Stow & Acton. We welcome everyone from Stow, and its surrounding towns, who are looking for a sense of community, or just want a change of atmosphere.

Our next meal will be offered Friday, May 5th, from 5:30-6:30 PM. There is no charge for dinner, but donations are gratefully accepted. Dinners will be nut free, with gluten-free and dairy-free options available. Dinner is held in our Fellowship Hall, doors open at 5 PM. Our facilities are wheelchair accessible. ... Read more

Annual FPC Ferry Beach Retreat

Friday, April 28th, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, April 30th, 2017 (All day)

Our church retreat at Ferry Beach is fast approaching (April 28-30). For those of you who are not familiar with the retreat, this is a weekend spent with FPC family and friends in an idyllic location on the ocean in Saco, Maine.

For some, the opportunity to do nothing but relax is paramount, but for others participation in different workshops and activities is relaxation in itself. Either way, we extend a warm welcome to everyone to come join us this year.

If you have any questions please

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FPC Auction 2017 ~ World Traveler!

Saturday, April 8th, 2017 - 6:15PM to 10:00PM
Where in the world have you been?
 
Childcare will be provided.
 
Donations of Goods & Services welcomed.
 
Questions?   Contact:
Steve Evans... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, April 7th, 2017 - 5:30PM

FPC Guest Table serves a community dinner on the first Friday of each month at First Parish Church of Stow & Acton. We welcome everyone from Stow, and its surrounding towns, who are looking for a sense of community, or just want a change of atmosphere.

Our next meal will be offered Friday, April 7th, from 5:30-6:30 PM. There is no charge for dinner, but donations are gratefully accepted. Dinners will be nut free, with gluten-free and dairy-free options available. Dinner is held in our Fellowship Hall, doors open at 5 PM. Our facilities are wheelchair accessible. ... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, March 3rd, 2017 - 5:30PM

FPC Guest Table serves a community dinner on the first Friday of each month at First Parish Church of Stow & Acton. We welcome everyone from Stow, and its surrounding towns, who are looking for a sense of community, or just want a change of atmosphere.

Our next meal will be offered Friday, March 3rd, from 5:30-6:30 PM. There is no charge for dinner, but donations are gratefully accepted. Dinners will be nut free, with gluten-free and dairy-free options available. Dinner is held in our Fellowship Hall, doors open at 5 PM. Our facilities are wheelchair accessible.... Read more

Laura Cortese & the Dance Cards

Saturday, February 11th, 2017 - 7:30PM

LC & DC is an all-female band performing Indie folk and Americana music.


Cellist Valerie Thompson (cello/voice), fiddler Jenna Moynihan (fiddle/voice), and bassist Natalie Bohrn blend their sophisticated string arrangements and rich vocal harmonies with band leader Laura Cortese’s poignant and powerful singing. The result is a sound that can start as a string band, and morph into a string quartet, female a cappella group, or indie band; all while staying honest and true to their identity as folk instrumentalists.

Powerful,... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 - 5:30PM

FPC Guest Table serves a community dinner on the first Friday of each month at First Parish Church of Stow & Acton. We welcome everyone from Stow, and its surrounding towns, who are looking for a sense of community, or just want a change of atmosphere.

Our next meal will be offered Friday, February 3rd, from 5:30-6:30 PM. There is no charge for dinner, but donations are gratefully accepted. Dinners will be nut free, with gluten-free and dairy-free options available. Dinner is held in our Fellowship Hall, doors open at 5 PM. Our facilities are wheelchair accessible.... Read more

Power of Choice: Building Emotional Resiliency in our Youth

Thursday, January 26th, 2017 - 7:00PM

First Parish Church of Stow and Acton is honored to present a powerful presentation in support of youth and their parents. This event is open to all youth, their parents, educators and others concerned about our youth from FPC and surrounding towns. The workshop will be presented by Judy Giovangelo, who brings a message of hope, positive psychology, and tools to reduce stress and grow emotional resiliency in homes, schools, and the community. For more information, please visit the Ben Speaks website or the flyer for this event. Read more

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