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Fall Has Arrived in Jaffrey NH

Fall Has Arrived in Jaffrey NH

Fall has arrived in Jaffrey Center.... The Jaffrey Center Meetinghouse, our next door neighbor, is framed proudly by maples around the Green. Inside, too, First Church is spiffing up for the season with homey additions to the Parish House and a comfortable, but 'distanced' sitting area beside the library. The collection in the library is broad and books are welcome to go out in circulation, and return. Worship services are held each Sunday at 10:30. They are in-person. All are asked to wear...

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Pies, Pies, Glorious Pies! A Big Success!

Pies, Pies, Glorious Pies! A Big Success!

By ASHLEY SAARIMonadnock Ledger-TranscriptPublished: 8/30/2021 4:41:03 PM Last year, when COVID-19 hit, the First Church in Jaffrey had to change how it did things. One of those changes last year was the cancelation of the traditional annual Church Fair, one of the church’s yearly fundraisers. This summer, several ladies of the church came together to help overcome that lost revenue. While the Church Fair returned at the end of this summer, a group of parishioners came up with an idea to help...

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First Church’s 104th Summer Fair is a GO!

First Church’s 104th Summer Fair is a GO!

104th SUMMER FAIR RETURNS AUG. 4 AT FIRST CHURCH IN JAFFREY  The First Church in Jaffrey Annual August Fair on Aug. 4 offers something for everyone, from folks outfitting a new house to collectors and dealers.  There is a great selection of lamps, fine art, antiques, jewelry, garden items, household goods, vintage linens, tested electrical and electronics items and tools. Celebrating 104 years of summer fun and bargains for all ages, the 2021 Fair and Children’s Fair will be held – rain or...

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First Church in Jaffrey is resuming outdoor services

First Church in Jaffrey is resuming outdoor services

First Church in Jaffrey is resuming outdoor services one step at a time. The first step is the Pentecost service scheduled for presumed good weather at 10:30 on Sunday, May 23. It’s too early in this unpredictable COVID variant time to state the precise COVID prevention guidelines. After assessing the latest COVID trends and the weather forecast, we will make an announcement by email and telephone tree on Friday, May 21 if there are changes in plans. Our expectations are that we will still...

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First Church in Jaffrey’s Labyrinth Is Open for Walking in Circles

First Church in Jaffrey’s Labyrinth Is Open for Walking in Circles

JAFFREY First Church in Jaffrey’s Labyrinth Is Open for Walking in Circles The First Church in Jaffrey invites you to walk in circles in its Peace Labyrinth and meditate in a neighborhood of 18th and 19th century historic buildings and houses. The Labyrinth is at the back of the 1831 red brick church, which is next to the 1775 Jaffrey Meetinghouse on the Jaffrey Center Common. Built in 2005 with stones brought by members of the congregation and the wider community, this non-denominational...

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