Guided Meditation,​ led by Cera Hawkins, begins at 6PM in the Benjamin Room on Wednesdays. Come and be amazed! Good will donation.

Yoga is held every week at FPC!

 Yoga classes are held every Thursday at 10 and 5:45. All classes led by Yogi Fred Bernard.  Good will donation.

Our Discussion Forum, hosted by Fred Hutchings, is held at 9:30AM on the first and third Sundays of each month. (Dillon Room)

Steeple Lighting Schedule:

First Thursday Drum Circle

​​Dec 6


Saturday, Dec. 8th, at 10AM First Parish holds its Holiday Decorating Party! We welcome you to come and help decorate the church and its tree with all kinds of beautiful elements! Munchies are pot luck, cider and coffee will be on hand. Fun and camaraderie for all!

2 -5 at the Fitchburg Art Museum on that same day, while not technically a holiday event, is a chance to see Photos of members of First Parish Church along with many other residents of the city of Fitchburg as part of a large photographic display in the Community Gallery. Our minister, Wil Darcangelo, is on the discussion panel among others addressing diversity and labels. After decorating, stop by the museum!

December 24th at 5PM Our Annual Christmas Eve Service. 

​It's our 250th birthday, so we are bringing out the handbells and holding a Nativity Pageant! Of course there will bea choir, and a candle-lit song.

December 31 7PM FIRST NIGHT FITCHBURG: It’s official! We will be hosting a First Night event in the church and on the Upper Common this year! The fun begins at 7:00 PM with lots of fun family activities, then at 9:00 PM a video booth for messages to the year 2268 for the time capsule and a mini-concert with Lavender Darcangelo, next at 10:30 PM lighting of 500 farolitos on the Upper Common to live music, and a countdown to midnight. Time capsule launch ceremony at 12:01 AM.


BLUE and WHITE for Hanukkah

​2nd - 9th

RED, GREEN & WHITE for Advent/Christmas (10-1/6)
Candy Cane theme on pillars and peace symbol (or silver snowflake)
BLUE for Furqan’s birthday (15)

  2018   Holiday Events at FPC