Truro’s First Parish Congregational Meeting House 2014 Calendar

Tours of the historic Meeting House in season: Wed, 2-4 PM & Sat, 10-Noon

         Sunday Worship Services at 10AM – through September 7th

           Concerts & Special Events Are Presented by the Parish

            or by the Friends of the Truro Meeting House*

  

July 22, Tuesday -  John Mock, Musician and Storyteller: Inspirations from the Sea, 7PM *

Nationally recognized composer and arranger, John Mock performs original guitar works and provides engaging narration as he presents his breathtaking photographs.  Look, listen, learn and enjoy as John brings you on a compelling & informative musical and visual journey.

 

July 24, Thursday, Talk & Book Signing, Cape Cod Modern, by Peter McMahon  &  Christine Cipriani,  Cape Cod Modern House Trust, 7PM *

      

July 25th, Friday - Sentimental Journey Big Band , 7PM

Goodman, Dorsey & Ellington are just the beginning of their “book” as Sentimental Journey brings to new life to gems from the ‘Great American Songbook’ then and now.  Along with a trip down Memory Lane featuring timeless big band arrangements, the Band livens things up with contemporary offerings, as well.   


July 29th, Tues. - Lower Cape Concert Band, 7PM

   Keeping the time-honored tradition of America’s Town Band(s) alive, the Lower Cape Concert Band brings a broad repertoire ranging from light classics through the golden age of brass band music and forward in time with composers from Sousa to Sondheim.  Their enthusiastic performances make for a timeless summer evening on the Cape.

 

August 9, Saturday at 10AM - Blessing of the Animals, Reverends Anastasia and Chad Kidd officiating      on the grounds of the FIRST PARISH of TRURO CONGREGATIONAL MEETINGHOUSE

Bring your Pets, on a leash or in a cage, Stuffed Animals or Photographs & and a blanket or a chair. 

Refreshments and a tour of the Historic Church following the ceremony.

 

 

August 21, Thursday - Listing of Meeting House and Cemeteries District: Eric Dray and Carlotta Zilliax

National Register Plaque presented by Truro Historical Commission: Chuck Steinman, 7PM *

 

 

August 23, Saturday - Thom Dutton & Chris LaFond, Celtic Harpers, 7PM

As part of the Pilgrim Celtic Harp trio, and as solo performers, Thom & Chris have brought the grace and beauty of traditional folk harp music to thousands of appreciative listeners.    Thom and Chris engage the audience with stories about the individual tunes they're offering, and a chance for the curious to see and try playing the instruments at evening's end.  A relaxing and compelling evening of beautiful music is in store.

 

 

September 4, Thursday - Friends Annual Meeting and Preservation Update 5 PM*

 

September 20, Saturday - Truro Reads Truro , Readings for Truro Treasures, 5:30 - 6:30PM*

Have you a favorite selection reminiscent of Truro? Sign up to read by calling 508-246-5057  or simply come to hear others evoke our town.

 

Learn more about the Friends of the Truro Meetinghouse here:  www.truromeetinghousefriends.org 

Concerts are hosted by the First Congregational Parish of Truro or *Sponsored by the Friends of the Truro Meeting House

Click here for directions to the Meeting House:   www.firstparishtruro.org 

 and to learn more about Truro's oldest public building, try: 

http://www.historic-structures.com/ma/truro/first_congregational.php

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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