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The Arts of St. John’s

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The Arts at St. John’s is pleased to present Mike + Ruthy Saturday, April 9th

Mike & Ruthie
Save the Date: Saturday, April 9th
The Arts at St. John’s is pleased to present Mike + Ruthy Saturday, April 9th.
Mike + Ruthy met in NYC in 1998 and never looked back. He’s a poet considered “one of the best songwriters of his generation” (LA Weekly). She’s a chanteuse who grew up in the American roots underground, the daughter of GRAMMY-winning fiddler and educator, Jay Ungar.
These two believe in the trans formative power of a great live concert. They write top-tier songs, tour with their kids and perform for audiences worldwide.
Folk music at it’s core. Tickets go on sale March 13.

Soul Kitchen Update

Soul Kitchen Community Dinner

Will be cancelled for the Months of November and December

Our Next Dinner is Friday, January 29, 2016

All Saints’ Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 8 & 10:30

Rite of Remembrance Our annual celebration this year includes the remembrance of loved ones who are in the nearer presence of God. If you would like to remember one or two people, please list them on a sign-up sheet at the ministry table. Include your name in case we need to confirm spelling. Names this year will be inscribed on ribbons and carried in procession reminding us they we are surrounded by the saints’ in light. Because of the labor involved, we will need to have the names no later than Thursday, October 29. You may also email the names or call them into the office.

All Saints’ Sunday at 10:30, Celebrating our Acolytes
This year all acolytes are invited to vest and process on All Saints’ Sunday. We will have a joyful procession of “all the saints” and be surrounded by the “saints in white.” We will offer prayers of thanksgiving for our acolytes with a special blessing and tribute.

Men’s BBQ, November 1, 5:00 p.m.

Please note that the Men’s BBQ is scheduled for Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. Please join us for fun and fellowship. We look forward to seeing you there!

The Arts of St. John’s presents:

Bertamo Trio poster

Contemplation and Conversation, Thursday, 3/26 – Change of Date

The next has been changed to March 26. We are meeting twice a month on Thursday’s  from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  All are welcome to gather with this group which practices a period of silence twenty minutes) followed by a guided conversation on prayer and the spiritual journey. It is facilitated by Elaine Breckenridge.

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, February 17

Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
from
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Pancake Supper
0-4 years: Free
5-12 years: $6
13-64 years: $8
Seniors (65+): $6
Family Pack (up to 5 tickets): $20

Soul Kitchen, Friday, January 30

We are starting back up with our monthly Community Dinner being served from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on the last Friday of every month. This is a free dinner and ALL ARE WELCOME AT OUR TABLE.

The Arts presents…A Prayer for Peace with Eugene Frisen

On December 31st, New Year’s Eve, at 7:00 p.m. the Arts at St. John’s will present “A Prayer for Peace”, an evening with cellist Eugene Friesen. More information on Friesen can be found online at: www.celloman.com Tickets will be $20 at the door.