2017-10-19 / Faith Community


‘Pipe Screams on the Point’

St. John the Evangelist, 61 Poplar St., presents “Pipe Screams on the Point” on Friday, Oct. 20, from 6:30- 8:30 p.m. The evening is family-friendly, and includes a Halloween organ recital and a trick-or-treat table. Trains appear from within the organ, a fog machine is used, films are shown and costumes are encouraged. Suggested donation, $10 adults, children $5, family maximum $20. 401-848-2561, saintjohns-newport.org, krasinski.org.

Discussion at Trinity

On Sunday, Oct. 22, the Rev. Alan Neale will present a discussion titled “The Wholesome Community,” at Trinity Church’s Honyman Hall, Queen Anne Square, from 9-9:45 a.m. Coffee will be served and all are welcome. 401-846-0660.

Movie Night

On Friday, Oct. 20, from 7-8:30 p.m., Emmanuel Church, 42 Dearborn St., will screen the 1932 classic “The Mummy.” Movie night is free and open to the public. Donations are accepted. 401-847-0675.

Dedicatory Organ Recital

On Sunday, Oct. 22, at 3 p.m., Diana Norton-Jackson will offer a dedicatory recital on St. Matthew’s new organ. Free will offering. St. Matthew’s Church, 87 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown, 401-423-1762.

Celebrating Recovery with St. Paul’s

The day’s events will include live music, food, speakers, free Narcan with brief education, and interactive booths. The celebration will take place on Sunday, Oct. 22, from 3-5 p.m., at St. Paul’s Church, 12 Marlborough St. 401-846-0966.

‘Four Faiths’ Tour

Take a tour of four houses of worship, starting with Touro Synagogue, 72 Touro St., from 1-4 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 24. The cost is $20- $28. 401-290-7535, 4faiths.org.


St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 525 Broadway, will host Trunk-or-Treat, a community Halloween event on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 11 a.m.-noon. Drivers will park their cars in the parking lot and open their trunks, or the backs of their vehicles, from where they will pass out candy. Costumes are encouraged. Cars may even be decorated. In event of rain, go inside for the treats. All are welcome. 401-846-9567 or stpetersri@coxmail.com.

‘Haunted Happenings’

Channing Memorial Church, 135 Pelham St., will host an all-ages Halloween event on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 6-8:30 p.m. It will include a costume party and potluck dinner in the parish hall, followed by a screening of the original “Ghostbusters” in the church. 401-846-0643.

Hurricane Response

Central Baptist Church, 99 Narragansett Ave., Jamestown: Central Baptist Church will donate proceeds of its upcoming production of “Our Town” to hurricane relief efforts. CBC Players will perform “Our Town” at the church on Friday, Nov. 3, Saturday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 5 at 4 p.m. 401-423-1651.

United Congregational Church, 524 Valley Road, Middletown: Envelopes for your donations to help Puerto Rico are on the opportunity table outside the church office. Make checks payable to United Congregational Church and put “hurricane relief” on the memo line. 401-849-5444.

St. Peter’s Winter Coat Drive

St. Peter’s Church, 525 Broadway, is collecting new or gently-used winter coats. Put your donation on the coat rack nearest the stained glass. 401-846-9567.

Houses of worship are welcome to send information about upcoming events or to share special messages by emailing news@newportthisweek.net.

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