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Ferry Beach Retreat April 25 - 27, 2014

Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 - 12:15PM

Join us Friday, April 25, to Sunday, April 27, for our annual FPC Retreat at Ferry Beach in Maine. Registration forms are available during coffee hour and online. This year’s theme is "mindfulness." Our Ferry Beach retreat is a fun, relaxing weekend of learning new things (or not) and getting to know each other better. Typical activities include early morning meditation, yoga, a pick-up choir that sings at Sunday service, and a Saturday evening bonfire, to name just a few. Or feel free to spend the weekend walking the beach or woods,... Read more

Keith Murphy & Becky Tracy

Saturday, March 29th, 2014 - 7:30AM

“Becky Tracy's fiddling is strong and expressive, whether she's singing out a melody, weaving in a harmony or providing a rhythmic riff. Keith Murphy not only plays superbly on mandolin, guitar, piano, and on his feet (providing foot percussion); he also has a fine singing voice.” Folkworks.org.

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Pete Seeger Memorial Sing-a-Long

Saturday, February 15th, 2014 - 3:00PM

Everyone is invited to celebrate the life of beloved folk singer Pete Seeger with a sing-a-long of his famous songs on Saturday, Feb. 15th at 3:00 pm in the church sanctuary.   Lyrics will be provided and all ages and abilities are welcome.  If you have an instrument you’d like to play, please bring it.  If you have a favorite song you’d like to sing, or would like more information, contact Susan Avery at 978-263-0154 or music.comm@fpc-stow-acton.org.  Our sanctuary is wheelchair accessible.  The church... Read more

The New Revival Coffeehouse Presents: The Goodtime String Band

Saturday, February 1st, 2014 - 8:00PM

The group plays bluegrass, swing, honky-tonk and danceable fiddle tunes by artists such as Hank Williams, Bob Wills, Johnny Cash, Bill Monroe, Django Reinhardt, The Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show.  Doors open 7:30.  Tickets $15 in advance, $18 at door.... Read more

Goodtime Stringband

Saturday, February 1st, 2014 - 8:00PM

“The group plays bluegrass, swing, honky-tonk and danceable fiddle tunes by artists such as Hank Williams, Bob Wills, Johnny Cash, Bill Monroe, Django Reinhardt, The Avett Brothers and Old Crow Medicine Show.”

"What a wonderful group of musicians. Great talent, personalities and fun.  I would... Read more

War on Whistleblowers Movie and Discussion

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013 - 7:00PM

The Social Justice Committee of the First Parish Church of Stow and Acton would like to invite you to a showing and discussion of the 1 hr. video, The War on Whistleblowers, November 12th at 7 pm.  Due to construction at the church, this event is being hosted at the Maynard Public Library, 77 Nason St., Maynard.  The video features interviews with whistleblowers and journalists about the unprecedented attacks on whistleblowers and the suppression of mainstream media.  This video is not available through the usual media channels.  All are welcome and... Read more

FPC Coffeehouse: Paul Rishell & Annie Raines

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 - 8:00PM

Come hear this amazing blues duo!   Doors open at 7:30PM, show starts at 8PM.   Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door.... Read more

Paul Rishell & Annie Raines

Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 - 8:00PM

paulandannie.com

Doors open at 7:30PM, show starts at 8PM. 

Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door.

Due to construction the facility is not handicapped accessible for this show.... Read more

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