January 

Monday  - 27th January

Holocaust Memorial Day 12.30pm
"Stand Together" 

Is the theme for this year as we mark 75 years from the liberation of Europe
and the freeing of many who were incarcerated in camps.

 

February

Sunday  - 2nd February

Feast of  Candlemass - Choral Evensong at 4.00pm

Tea and Cakes will be available at 3.30pm.
The Evensong will be followed by Benediction (at which Taunton School Chapel Choir will lead the singing).

 

Saturday  - 29th February

Modern Day Slavery - at 10.00-12.30pm

A discussion with David Maggs from the Diocese 

 

March

Choral Evensong at 4.00pm
with the Choir of Queen's College, Taunton

Tea and Cakes will be available at 3.30pm.

 

Saturday  - 21st March

Modern Day Slavery - at 10.00-12.30pm

A discussion with David Maggs from the Diocese 

 

Saturday  - 28th March

"Travelling through Holy Week in Words and Song" 
3.00-4.15pm

The workshop is led by Alan Cooke

 

April

Saturday  - 4th April

Modern Day Slavery - at 10.00-12.30pm

A discussion with David Maggs from the Diocese 

 

Saturday  - 4th April 

"A Mothers's Love"
A concert by the Phoenix Singers - 7.30pm

 

Sunday  - 5th April 

Sung Evensong at 4.00pm

Tea and Cakes will be available at 3.30pm.

 

May

Sunday  - 3th April 

Annual Parochial Church Meeting

After the Morning service.

 

Sunday  - 3th May 

Sung Evensong at 4.00pm

Tea and Cakes will be available at 3.30pm.

 

Sunday  - 17th May 

"A Mothers's Love"
A concert by the Somerset Voices  - 7.30pm

Forthcoming Plans in 2020

The 10th Lunchtime Concert Season

   This will begin on Friday 8th May (which is a Bank Holiday this year). Further

   details will be available in the spring. 

- Heritage Open Days 2020
  11-20 September with details to be confirmed 

- Somerset Voices
  Concert in late October
  Details to be confirmed 

- 2021 Early warning!
  The Skylark Quintet - 9th April 2021

 

See what else is on in Taunton at the website:
Tell The Church - Taunton   
www.tauntonteamchaplaincy.org

 

NEW KITCHEN AND TOILET FACILITIES

There are new kitchen and toilet facilities at the West end of church and we are very grateful for the grant aid for this work from these bodies: National Lottery Awards for All, Diocese of Bath + Wells Fund for Church Growth, Garfield Weston Foundation, National Churches Trust and Allchurches Trust Limited - owners of Ecclesiastical Insurance Group.

Students from Wellington School after the November Lunchtime Concert.

Bishop Ruth gives a blessing after the dedication of the re-ordering at the back of church. Members from St Mary 's joined us on this special occasion as Revd Jane was celebrating the 20th Anniversary 
Of her Ordination.

Revd Jane Eastell (centre) accompanied by Revd Dr Susan Durber (Minister at the United Reformed Church, Taunton) and Revd Deborah Kirk (Minister at the Temple Methodist Church, Taunton). The two guest ministers and their congregations joined us at St John's to participate in Sung Eucharist on Sunday 2nd June.