2018-06-14 / Faith Community


Organ Recitals

The Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Washington and Willow streets, will offer organ recitals on Sundays from June 17 through Sept. 2, (except Aug. 5 and 12) with three identical programs on each date at 2:45, 5:45 and 7:45 p.m. There will be a special 40-minute program at the 5:45 p.m. show on July 15, which includes choir music. For the kickoff weekend, which coincides with the annual Secret Garden Tours, there will be added programs on June 15-17, at 11:45 am, 12:45 and 1:45 p.m. Donations welcome. 401-848-2561.

Central Baptist Church, 99 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, June 16,
9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. 401-423-1651.
Trinity Church, Queen Anne
Square, June 16, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
St. Barnabas, 1697 East Main
Road, Portsmouth, June 22-24.
St. Peter’s, 525 Broadway, June 24.


On Saturday, June 23, at the Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Washington and Willow streets, will hold a “Hymnathon” to benefit the August 1-15 educational tour to England for the St. John’s Adult Choir and the Professional Choristers of the Choir School of Newport County. 401-848-2561.

Becoming a Self-Reliant and Resilient Family

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Chapel, 177 Miantonomi Ave., Middletown, continues its series of one-hour classes designed to help military couples, single servicemen and women, families dealing with work-related separation, and leaders who interact with them. Meetings are at 6 p.m. on Sundays through June 24. For more information contact Elder and Sister Anderson at 435- 459-1729.

Judah Touro Lecture

The lecture, “Convinced: Quaker Women and Liberty of Conscience in Early New England,” will take place on Sunday, June 24, at 4 p.m. at Touro Synagogue, 85 Touro St. Reservations are required. Cost is $8 per person. Each ticket may also be used at a later date for one tour of Touro Synagogue and the Loeb Visitors’ Center. For more details or to RSVP call 401-847-4794 x207 or email tours@tourosynagogue.org.

Trinity Volunteers

Trinity Church is seeking volunteers to welcome visitors and give tours. If you can spare three hours a week, enjoy meeting people from near and far, have good communication skills, and like history and architecture, consider training to become a tour guide at Trinity Church. Prior experience is desirable but not necessary. No religious affiliation is required. Contact Charlotte at 401-226-1206 or email trinitytours100@gmail.com.

Donations Needed

Seamen’s Church Institute, 18 Market Square, is seeking donations of toothbrushes, laundry pods, new socks and underwear, and gently-used summer clothing. For more information, call 401-847- 4260 or email info@seamensnewport.org.

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