Congregational Events

In order to have your local church's event posted here these things are required:

  • a written announcement or flier about the event must be received at least three weeks in advance of the event date. Events should be sent to Congregational Events.
  • sponsorship of the event by a congregation in covenant with the New Hampshire Conference, United Church of Christ.

While it is assumed that these events will be edifying for the life and ministry of the Church, the New Hampshire Conference, United Church of Christ does not endorse any particular event.


RECURRING MONTHLY EVENTS


Last Friday of Each Month

Spaghetti Supper
5:00 - 6:30 PM

First Parish Church, UCC
47 East Derry Road
East Derry, NH 03041

603-434-0628

Spaghetti Suppers are held the last Friday of every month. Suppers are free and open to the community. We serve anywhere from 75-120 meals each supper. The meal offers a generous portion of spaghetti with tomato sauce, meatballs, green beans, garlic bread and dessert. In the summer months June-August, we offer fresh garden salad. More than that we offer a setting for fellowship, sharing joys, hardships, encouragement, comfort and thanksgiving in a relaxed and non-judgmental atmosphere. All are Welcome!!! 


Every Third Sunday

Jazz Sanctuary
4:00 pm, June, July, and August

1:00 pm September - May

First Congregational Church of Concord, UCC
177 North Main Street, Concord
www.concordsfirstchurch.org

Worship with a jazz club atmosphere, featuring Rev. Emilia Halstead and the Wildvine Jazz Trio. Each month features a special theme, guest speakers, and special musical guests.


First Monday of each month, 10:00 am

Caregiver Self-Care Support Group

Are you providing care for a loved one at home? Caring for another person is an amazing GIFT of self.  you are welcome to join this supportive group. We share information, insight, advice, and encouragement.  The group meetings are free and open to all caregivers.  For more information call 603-522-3189.


ONE TIME EVENTS


Best Breakfast
June 8, 2019 8:00-11:00

First Parish Congregational Church
47 East Derry Road, East Derry

Join us for a Best Breakfast style celebration of the Mothers, Fathers, Grandmothers, Grandfathers and Caregivers of the church and wider community. Enjoy pancakes, bacon, eggs, OJ & coffee!   Check out details here East Derry Breakfast June 8

Photo booth! Crafts & games for children!  Raffle prizes for all ages!
 $10 adults/ $5 ages 5-12/ $40 Family Price

Details are locate http://fpc-ucc.org/event-items/best-breakfast-celebrating-mothers-fathers/


Celebration of Ben Mague's music ministry
June 9th, 2:00 pm

First Congregational Church, UCC
10 Union Street, Milford, NH 03055

Minister of Music, Ben Mague will be retiring after 34 years with First Congregational Church, UCC, Milford.

Ben is President of the Andover Organ Co. He came to 1st Congregational in 1985 when Andover installed the new tracker pipe organ in the church. The church was also looking for an organist, and the rest was history. Besides his roles as musician and choir director, Ben has also arranged many choral pieces over his long and distinguished career.

A concert of celebration of Ben’s ministry will be held at the church Sunday, June 9th at 2 PM. 10 Union St., Milford.

All are welcome!


Art Exhibit, Talent Show and FUNdraiser
June 22, 2019  3:00-5:00pm 

First Parish Congregational Church 47 East Derry Rd, Derry, NH 03038

To help raise money for homeless outreach program,  R.E.A.C.H.  (Respect, Encourage, Assist, Care, Hope)  More details here East Derry Art-Talent Show

Artist Vendor Table- if you would like to feature and sell your art, please complete the form and mail in your check by June 9th

Details and registration form are located http://fpc-ucc.org/event-items/art-exhibit-talent-show-and-fundraiser/

$5.00 Entrance fee


'To Mars and Beyond' Vacation Church Camp
July 15-18 9:00a-12:00p

First Parish Church 47 East Derry Rd, Derry, NH 03038 


At First Parish Church's , your students will enjoy an interactive, energizing, Bible-based good time as they explore where God’s power can take them. They will become Voyagers and discover how to serve God and God’s mission for their lives.

After a high-energy Opening Assembly time, Voyagers make their way to the Bible Story Station. Interactive Bible lessons reveal Power Launcher (key learnings) to equip them for an active life with God. Your Voyagers will also discover our Vector Verse (Bible memory verse), Ephesians 3:20 - Glory to God, who is able to do far beyond all that we could ask or imagine by his power at work within us!
 
Students will expand on their discoveries by making their own art projects at the Craft Station, singing new songs at the Music Station, exploring the wonders of creation at the Science Station, playing games at the Recreation Station, and enjoying tasty treats at the Snack Station.

Along the way, the Voyagers will hear about our mission project and respond to a call for action!
Blast Off on this Epic Adventure with Us!  To Mars and Beyond Vacation Bible Camp
 
Prices are $10.00 per child , $15 for 2 children , and $25 for > 2 children

 Details & Registration https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080d49adad2da5f58-vacation