Robin Lyon is the Organist/Choir Director. Robin graduated from Longwood College in Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music, majoring in organ. She has been a choir director and organist since 1979, serving in several eastern Connecticut churches. Robin was introduced to handbells in 2008 and rang with Bells of Fire under the direction of Jane Nolan. She has taught private piano lessons to students of all ages and is currently a substitute teacher at Norwich Free Academy.
Our music programs include:
rehearses on Sunday mornings under the direction of Lee Ann Fessenden. Children in grades 2 through 6 are welcome to participate. The choir sings numerous times throughout the year.
THE ADULT CHOIR
meets on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:00. They sing during the at the 9:00 service on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of the month, and at the 10:30 service the other Sundays of the month. New voices are always welcome!
THE HANDBELL CHOIR
meets on Tuesday evenings from at 6:15. This group plays at various services throughout the year. We ring using two octaves of Schulmerich Handbells. We encourage anyone who enjoys ringing, or would like to learn and can read basic rhythms, to let Robin Lyon know. Beginners’ workshops will be held when there is interest.
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Saturday, October 20
Adults $12 Children 12 & under $6
to reserve or order tickets, call 860-887-4647
Fall Yard Sale - Postponed
October 13th 8 am - 2 pm
Rain Date October 27th
OCTOBER 28, 4 PM
ROBERT POTTERTON, III
G. PAUL MUSIC, CO-HOST
Reception to follow
The concert will feature a variety of musical styles showcasing our organ's versaatility. It will be held in the Sanctuary. The concert is being presented as a gift from the Lois Grodotzke memorial fund.
Preston City Congregational Church
321 Route 164
Preston, CT 06365
Office: (860) 886-7200
Phone: (860) 887-4647
Fax: (860) 887-4647
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Sunday Worship: 9 am
Sunday School: will resume on September 9
Click on the link below for live webstreaming of our worship service!
Website contact: Barbara Perry