July

Sunday 1st July

Sung Evensong at 4pm 
The afternoon will start with Tea and Cake at 3.30pm

 

Friday 13th July

Music at Lunchtime - 12.45 - 1.30pm

"In the company of Bach, Franck and Peeters"
Organist: Stephen Bell
Retiring collection: Musgrove Park Hospital League of Friends 'Bed Appeal'
and St John's Church

 

August

Sunday 5th August
Sung Eucharist at Temple Methodist Church - 10.30am

To mark the last service of Rev Stephen Mares we will join
with Temple Methodists in a joint service.
*There will be no service at St John's that morning

 

Sung Evensong at 4pm - Feast of the Transfiguration
followed by a Service of Benediction
The afternoon will start with Tea and Cake at 3.30pm

 

Friday 10th August

Music at Lunchtime - 12.45 - 1.30pm

"The Muses Gardin for Delights"

 The title of the 1610 "book of ayres" by Robert Jones
Soprano: Mary Morgan; Lute: Steve Graham
Retiring collection: St Margaret's Hospice and St John's Church

 

September

Advance notice of Heritage Open Days at St John's
14th - 16th September - More details posted soon

 

 

Forthcoming Plans:

 

Music at Lunchtime - 2018 Concert Programme
on the 2nd Friday of the month - May-November; 12.45 - 1.30pm

 

Friday 14th September - "50th Golden Concert - Poetic Piano"

Pianist: Oana Dinea

Retiring collection: International Red Cross and St John's Church

 

Friday 12th October - "Lunchtime Interludes"
The musicians of Queen's College Taunton
Retiring collection: Freewheelers Emergency Voluntary Service 
and St John's Church

 

Friday 9th November - "A Showcase for Young Musicians"
The students of Wellington School

Retiring collection: The Archie Project, part of the Reminiscence Learning Dementia Charity and St John's Church

 

We look forward to welcoming old and new friends to this year's Concert series.

Doors open at 12 noon & cold drinks are available to have with your sandwiches            

The June monthly concert saw 85 people come to enjoy musical performances from local students from Richard Huish College. The collection raised £359.50 which will be shared with Open Door and and St John's.