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

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FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, October 7th, 2016 - 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, October 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's 147th HARVEST FAIR

Saturday, October 1st, 2016 - 9:30AM to 3:30PM

 It is time to celebrate fall with our annual Harvest Fair.  This great community event has been happening for 147 years and it is success and its continuation is all because of you.

Rain or Shine!

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Harvest Fair Sign-up Links

FPC's 147th HARVEST FAIR

Saturday, October 1st, 2016 - 9:30AM to 3:00PM

Come to the 147th annual FPC Harvest Fair, Saturday, October 1 from 9:30am–3pm. We are located at 353 Great Rd on the Common in Stow (at the intersection of Routes 117 and 62). Admission is free. There is free parking and the event will be held rain or shine.

Featured will be all types of homemade baked goods and preserves as well as some handcrafted items. A lunch including burgers, hot dogs, sides and snacks will be served and our famous apple pies will be available. There will be a large variety of DVDs and CDs to choose from, as well as books and jewelry.  A special... Read more

Family Open House

Saturday, September 10th, 2016 - 10:00AM to 12:00PM

Come explore your own spiritual path. We are a caring and supportive community of people interested in uplifting worship drawing from a variety of faith traditions. Regardless of your theology, religious background, sexual orientation, gender identification, race, or physical ability, there is a place for you here. For more... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, September 2nd, 2016 - 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, September 2, 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

Open House

Thursday, September 1st, 2016 - 7:00PM to 9:00PM

Come explore your own spiritual path. We are a caring and supportive community of people interested in uplifting worship drawing from a variety of faith traditions. Regardless of your theology, religious background, sexual orientation, gender identification, race, or physical ability, there is a place for you here. For more... Read more

FPC Kayaking and Canoe Trip

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016 (All day)

The FPC Stow and Acton canoe trip is a great tradition going back over 30 years!  Often, in the past, we camped and paddled on various rivers, but last year we tried a 1-day trip and had a great response – over 60 people!  So we’re doing it the same way this year, but with a few changes and improvements.

Register by:  Sunday, June 19. Links to the forms are in the table below to be printed, filled out, signed and... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, July 1st, 2016 - 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, July 1, from 5:30-6:30 PM. There’s no charge for dinner, but donations are gratefully accepted. Dinners will be nut free, with gluten-free and dairy-free options available. Our facilities are wheelchair accessible. 

We are in constant need of volunteers, and you do not have to be... Read more

Candle Lighting Vigil Service

Thursday, June 16th, 2016 - 7:00PM

We are all deeply saddened and outraged by the horrible violence in Orlando and our hearts go out to all the victims and their families. Many of us, especially those who are GLBT, are feeling fear and concern about violence against the gay community. Many are also frustrated because we see the fire of hate being fueled against Muslims.   

At times like this it is important to come together—to share our feelings, to remember the lives lost, to speak out against hate and violence, and to stand in solidarity with those directly affected by this attack, the GLBT... Read more

FPC Community Yard Sale

Saturday, June 11th, 2016 - 8:30AM to 1:00PM

The FPC Community Yard Sale will take place on Saturday, June 11 from 8:30 AM–1PM. There will be multiple sellers, offering a wide variety of items than are found at a typical household yard sale. Items are likely to include clothes, household wares, toys, sports equipment, and books. The sale will be held in the church parking lot, unless it rains, in which case it will be held indoors. Read more

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