275th Anniversary Events

May this 275th anniversary of our church be a sign of its continued good work and blessed ministry in our community as the “Heart of Harwich”. Please join in the celebration…

  • January 9th-30th- First Church Art Show. View the event flyer.
  • Saturday, March 26th- Anniversary “Musicale” Concert @ 3:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary. View the event flyer.
  • Saturday, April 16th- Easter Egg Hunt on the Lawn. View the event flyer.
  • Saturday, May 28th from 10 am to 3 pm – Craft Fair. View the event flyer.
  • Sunday, June 12th at 10:30 am – Music & Sunday School Appreciation Sunday
  • Sunday, June 26th at 3 pm – Harwich Women’s Chorus Concert
  • Saturday, July 9th from 10 am – 3 pm – Kids Day on the lawn- bouncy house, dunk tank, face-painting, special area for small children, games and more! View the event flyer.
  • Sunday, July 10th after Worship – “Ding-a-long” Concert & Luncheon with the Bell Choir in the Parish House

Anniversary Celebration Weekend (August 13th and 14th) 

View the event flyer and click here to read The Harwich Chronicle‘s article about the celebration!

  • Saturday, August 13th – from 3-5 pm- 275th Strawberry Social with the Sound Dunes Swing Ensemble
  • Sunday, August 14th – “Worship in the style of 1747” followed by the 275th Luncheon with a Concert by the Harwich Town Band
  • October 1-November 11th – please send your reflections on “What First Church Means to Me” to the church office. The reflections will be collected into a booklet and shared with the congregation at our anniversary worship service on November 13th.
  • Sundays-Oct 2nd to Nov 13th- “Pastors of Our Past” series. Enjoy special historical representations and church history from former pastors during Sunday services.
  • Saturday, October 1st at 3 pm – 275th Anniversary Organ Concert, featuring Music Director and Organist Marcia Hempel, singers and musicians. View the event flyer here.
  • Sunday, November 13th at 10:30 a.m. – 275th Anniversary Worship Service