Saturday, May 7, Junktique Sale, 9 am- 3 pm. We will have electronics, books, kitchenware, records, furniture, jewelry and much more. Lunch: chili, minestrone soup, hot dogs and homemade pies at 11:30 am. This is our largest fundraiser of the year. Come and participate. Paypal is available; new this year.
Friday, May 13, 7:30 pm, Point Richmond Acoustic presents Thompsonia with Eric, Suzy & Allegra Thompson. They are mainstays of the Bay Area Roots music scene. In addition to Cajun, blues, and Old Time Music, with daughter Allegra’s fresh perspective they present music which ricochets between the rowdy and the sentimental. Special guests Voss & Osborne open the show. Singer Jane Voss and pianist Hoyle Osborne sing and play vaudeville blues, early jazz, ragtime and early country. Come and enjoy the evening. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond. Tickets in advance $15, at the door $20.
Sunday, May 1st, 11 am
Celebrating the music of our “composer in residence”, George Peter Tingley.
Saturday, April 23, United Methodist Women are meeting 1 -3 pm at Mid Dornan’s home;220 Bishop Alley, Point Richmond.
Friday, April 22, 7:30 pm, Point Richmond Jazz presents Tim Kliphuis with Sam Mastich. Tim is an award winning Dutch violinist with a high energy blend of classical, gypsy jazz and folk music. Not to be missed! Sam Mastich, guitar, accompanies him. First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond. Tickets $18 at prjazz.org, $25 at the door.
Easter Sunday, March 27: 8 am, garden service; 9 am, free community breakfast; 10 am, Sunday School; 11 am, Worship Service with the choir. Easter egg hunt after church. Come and celebrate with us!
Friday, April 8, 7:30 pm
Mike Mirenda and Ruthy Ungar from the Hudson Valley, NY bring traditional and contemporary folk music to the next generation. Praised by Arlo Guthrie and Pete Seeger, the carry on their traditions. With Special Guests: Claudia Russell and Bruce Kaplan, celebrating their 26th wedding anniversary.
Tickets: $15 in advance, pointacoustic.org or $20 at the door.
First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond.
Friday, March 25, 7:30 pm
Point Richmond Jazz presents Sara Caswell with 9 Horses Band. Sara has been described as a brilliant world class violinist, one of the best of the present generation of young jazz stars. Sara Caswell, violin; Joe Brent, mandolin, and Jonathan Green, bass.
Tickets $18 through przazz.org., $25 at the door.
Richmond First United Methodist Church, 201 Martina St., Point Richmond.
Saturday, April 16, United Methodist Women are meeting 1 -3 pm at Mid Doran’s home;220 Bishop Alley, Point Richmond.
Sunday, April 10, Native American Ministries Sunday. This “Special Sunday” gives us the opportunity to donate to support the Native Americans who wish to become ministers, to support vacation bible school for Native American children, to support programs for those in need. Our generosity can help these programs thrive.