Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The event will raise money for the maintenance and repair of the historic church.
The following was first published in The Portal, the newsletter of the Medfield Historical Society. Town Historian Richard DeSorgher will speak about the history of Medfield's 1789 meetinghouse, steeple, and downtown Medfield on Saturday evening, March 9, at the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church, 26 North Street. The gala event--which will include live music and a dinner catered by Basil's--is a fundraising event to help maintain and repair the meetinghouse, which is on the National Register of Historic Places. Admission is $100, payable at the dinner. Reservations can be made through Sandra Andreassi at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, contact Fritz Fleischmann or Sara Drumm.
Thursday, February 7, 2013
This week's sermon looks at Lincoln's faith.
The following press release was submitted by the First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church in Medfield. Do you have church news? Click here to have it featured on Patch. On Sunday, Feb. 10, at Medfield’s First Parish Unitarian-Universalist Church, the Rev. Richard Stower’s sermon title will be “Abe Lincoln, Infidel." Rev. Stower writes, “From his youth, Abraham Lincoln had a feeling that his destiny was controlled by some larger force, some Higher Power. He moved away from the orthodox Christianity of his family because of what he saw as the emotional excesses of evangelicalism of Kentucky and Southern Illinois. The sermon will look at Lincoln's religious faith." Services begin at 10 am. The First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church is…
Monday, May 21, 2012
After a successful first year, organizers will be bringing back a Farmers' Market to Medfield, beginning on May 31 and running through Oct. 11.
A Farmers’ Market is returning to the Medfield center on Thursday, May 31 and will run every Thursday from 2 to 6:30 p.m. through Oct. 11 on the grounds of the First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church on North Street. Last June, Medfield debuted its first-ever Farmers' Market thanks in large part to the efforts of residents Fred Bunger, Bob Luttman and First Parish Church administrator Sandra Andreassi. “Members of the church thought it was an interesting thing to try,” said Bunger in a June 10, 2011 Medfield Patch article. “We have a great location, an interest in being local [by providing area-grown produce and supporting local vendors] and doing good things for the environment." Richard DeSorgher, Medfield town historian and member of…