Barrington United Methodist Church will be celebrating the church’s 175th anniversary with a live performance by Big Band Sound of Deerfield on Sunday, October 4th, and all are welcome!
The celebration will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday when Big Band Sound of Deerfield performs. The 18-piece band with a vocalist is known for its exciting renditions of songs made famous by Glen Miller, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey, and others.
Admission to the concert is free but donations for Family Service of Barrington Area will be appreciated. Family Service of Barrington Area is a not-for-profit organization that offers mental health education and counseling to all individuals and families, regardless of their age, religion, economic circumstances, and ethnic background. Family Service was started in the Barrington area in the 1960’s through the efforts of members of the Barrington United Methodist Church.
Founded in 1840 when members began meeting in Barrington area homes, the church is located at 98 Algonquin Road, Barrington Hills, Illinois 60010 (southeast corner of Route 59 and Algonquin Road). For more information, click here to find the church’s Facebook page or visit BarringtonUMC.com.