News

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

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Joani Geltman: Parenting Expert

Saturday, May 7th, 2016 - 6:30PM to 9:00PM

Calling all Parents, Grandparents, Teachers, Mentors and others who have tweens and teens in their lives.

If you spend time in the challenging world of adolescents, and want to know how to survive these years, you will be pleased to hear that First Parish Church is sponsoring a presentation featuring Joani Geltman, a prominent parenting expert and author of the best selling book, A Survival Guide To Parenting Teens.

Ms. Geltman will present an evening of useful, 'been there' information that helps everyone take away strategies for dealing with tweens and teens. Joani's... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, May 6th, 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, May 6, 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. 

There is no charge for the dinner, but donations are gratefully... Read more

FPC Auction 2016 ~ Cruising the FPSea!

Saturday, April 9th, 2016 - 6:15PM to 8:00PM

You can cruise down a river,

You can cruise on a lake,

You can cruise on the ocean, but make no mistake,

The very best cruising, and we’re sure you’ll agree,

Is the cruise to the Auction at FPC!

Childcare will be provided.
 
Donations of Goods & Services welcomed.

Mo Kenney

Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 - 7:30PM

Her songs have won multiple awards, including the East Coast Music Award for Pop Recording of the Year in both 2014 and 2015.  Her song “I Faked It” won the folk division in the 2015 U.S.A. Songwriting Competition and she has been nominated for a fresh crop of prizes in 2016 for her new CD, In My Dreams.

She is known for her lyrical prowess and engaging stage presence.

“Folk, pop, scuzzy rock – she is clearly poised and ready to pounce.” Tony Clayton-Lea, The Irish Times

“In My Dreams is a confident, thoughtful… collection of... Read more

FPC Guest Table, Community Dinner

Friday, April 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, April 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. 

There is no charge for the dinner, but donations are gratefully... Read more

FPC Guest Table

Friday, March 4th, 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, in or out of Stow, whether they’re looking for a sense of community, are feeling lonely, are having some financial difficulties, or just want a change of atmosphere.

Our next meal will be offered Friday, March 4, 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. 

For more... Read more

Cold Chocolate

Saturday, January 30th, 2016 - 7:30PM

Cold Chocolate is creating an exciting and unique new sound in the world of Americana. With original tunes and technical prowess, this four-piece band from Boston is rocking audiences with guitar, banjo, upright bass, percussion, and four-part harmony.

“There is little more I love in life than bluegrass music (Ok, maybe my wife, my cats, and my family and friends). Cold Chocolate plays a style of bluegrass that is so ridiculously good, that I guess I really love Cold Chocolate too. Singer and guitarist, Ethan Robbins has a depth and soul to his voice that blends certain aspects... Read more

Christmas Vespers Service

Sunday, December 13th, 2015 - 5:00PM
Featuring Camille Saint Saëns' Christmas Oratorio

This very special Candlelight Vesper service will include a beautiful string orchestra prelude and the Christmas Oratorio by Camille Saint Saëns sung by the First Parish Adult Choir with guest soloists and accompanied by a string orchestra and organ. The service will also include carols for all to sing and a reflection on the music offered.  We will conclude the service by remember those affected by terrorist attacks around the world and together pray and sing for peace.  This

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Dan Cloutier

Saturday, November 14th, 2015 - 7:30PM

“Dan Cloutier’s latest CD is a beacon in the storm.  It is an inspiring collection of original songs by Cloutier, chronicling his love of New England, depicted by stormy seas, crashing waves and seagoing captains, along with tales of love and faith.  Cloutier’s gift for storytelling is apparent in the richness of his tales.”  Worcester Magazine

Dan is making a name for himself as an important live act by selling out rooms in the greater Boston area including the famed Club Passim and The Amazing Things Arts Center. He has also had the honor of... Read more

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