Ongoing Events


The church is an active place! In addition to church happenings, we are pleased to host a number of community gatherings. Below is a list of current offerings. To check what's going on, see the church calendar.

 

Choir Rehearsal The choir meets most Sunday morninsg at 9:45 am for warm up, and sing at the Sunday Worship services. Full rehearsal follows coffee hour at 12 pm. All are welcome; ability to read music is a plus, but not required. 

 

Lunch with the Minister happens every Thursday from noon to 1 pm in the Ladies Parlor. Join Rev. Frank and others for conversation and connection. 

 

Ladies Circle meets the second Saturday of the month at 1 pm. All women of the church are invited to be part of this group that serves the church and knows how to have fun! 

 

Community Meals happen on the first and third Saturdays, beginning at 2 pm. This is a primary way we serve the needy in our community. Sign up in the Murray Room or contact leaders Abbe Wertz , abbewertz@yahoo.com or 978-914-01015, or Kristie Colton, kenozagals@me.com 

 

MoonPool Coven gathers on the first and third Sundays of the month at 6 pm. Led by Rick Baillargeon, rick@lifetyme.com, and Marylou Johnson, mldiz109@verizon.net, the Coven offers teaching about and experience of pagan spirituality.

 

Mindful Meditation Practice is held Mondays at 7 pm, led by Betsy Robertson. Contact: bets.robertson04@gmail.com 

 

Board of Trustees meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7 pm. Meetings are always open to visitors; however if there is an item that needs discussion, it must be placed on the agenda in advance. Contact Board Chair Sarina Ryan.  

 

New Moon Coffeehouse offers traditional and new folk music and amazing baked goods on the third Saturday of the month at 8 pm. For more information, http://www.newmooncoffeehouse.org 

 

Alcoholics Anonymous meets in our downstairs hall at 7 pm on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday nights. 

 

Welcoming Congregation Committee works to make sure our church is open to all people, especially gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender folks. Watch the e-News and Sunday announcements for meeting times. 

 

Merrimack Valley String Orchestra meets every Thursday at 5:45 pm while school is in session for rehearsal in the Murray Room. Two public concerts take place here every year. The orchestra is open to all string players. Contact: Joy Scheutze at Joy.Strings@verizon.net. 

 

Social Justice Committee meets the third Sunday of the month, following coffee hour. All are welcome. 

 

Various other committees meet periodically throughout the year. Watch the e-News and Sunday announcements for meeting times for the following committees: Building & Grounds/Gardens, Caring Ministries, Committee on Ministry, Green Sanctuary, Music, Membership, Permanent Funds, Stewardship, and Worship.