Calendar

Aug
18
Fri
4×4 Concerts @ St James Lutheran Church
Aug 18 @ 12:10 pm – 12:55 pm

4 X 4 Piano Duet Series at St. James: 4 Friday Noon Concerts in August

The 13th annual summer Friday noon series of 4 X 4 concerts returns to St. James on August 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th. The XX Digitus Duo, the Carlson-Jeffers Duo and the LeRoi Nickel Duo will all return for 45 minute programs of one piano, four-hand classics with a free-will donation at the door. All concerts begin at St. James Lutheran Church at 12:10pm and will be repeated at St. Luke – San Lucas Episcopal Church in Vancouver (426 E. 4th Plain Blvd. — Tel. # 360-696-0181) at 6:00pm.

August 4th:
Timothy and Nancy LeRoi Nickel,
Founders of the series and graduates of the Guildhall School in London.
Music of Schubert and Brahms.

August 11th:
David and Lauren Servias,
Oregon State University music faculty.
Music of Mozart, Bizet, Gershwin, and Bernstein.

August 18th:
XX Digitus Duo,
Maria Garcia & Momoko Muramatsu,
Graduates of the New England Conservatory of Music.
Music of Satie and Piazolla, plus Costa Rican salon works.

August 25th:
Carlson-Jeffers Duo,
Angela Carlson & Becky Jeffers,
Oregon State University music faculty.
Music of von Weber, Dvorak Slavonic Dances, 3 Leroy Andersen transcriptions.

For more information, please contact the St. James office at 503-227-2439.

Aug
20
Sun
Artist Reception
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Aug
22
Tue
St. James Book Club
Aug 22 @ 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm

St. James Book Club meets on a monthly basis to discuss all kinds of books! In the past year we have read such titles as Bel Canto by Ann Patchett, Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese, and Atonement by Ian McEwen. All are welcome to attend, nominate book selections, and participate in discussion!

Aug
23
Wed
Centering Prayer
Aug 23 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Aug 23 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Aug
25
Fri
4×4 Concerts @ St James Lutheran Church
Aug 25 @ 12:10 pm – 12:55 pm

4 X 4 Piano Duet Series at St. James: 4 Friday Noon Concerts in August

The 13th annual summer Friday noon series of 4 X 4 concerts returns to St. James on August 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th. The XX Digitus Duo, the Carlson-Jeffers Duo and the LeRoi Nickel Duo will all return for 45 minute programs of one piano, four-hand classics with a free-will donation at the door. All concerts begin at St. James Lutheran Church at 12:10pm and will be repeated at St. Luke – San Lucas Episcopal Church in Vancouver (426 E. 4th Plain Blvd. — Tel. # 360-696-0181) at 6:00pm.

August 4th:
Timothy and Nancy LeRoi Nickel,
Founders of the series and graduates of the Guildhall School in London.
Music of Schubert and Brahms.

August 11th:
David and Lauren Servias,
Oregon State University music faculty.
Music of Mozart, Bizet, Gershwin, and Bernstein.

August 18th:
XX Digitus Duo,
Maria Garcia & Momoko Muramatsu,
Graduates of the New England Conservatory of Music.
Music of Satie and Piazolla, plus Costa Rican salon works.

August 25th:
Carlson-Jeffers Duo,
Angela Carlson & Becky Jeffers,
Oregon State University music faculty.
Music of von Weber, Dvorak Slavonic Dances, 3 Leroy Andersen transcriptions.

For more information, please contact the St. James office at 503-227-2439.

Aug
26
Sat
Visual Artist’s Group
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

St. James Visual Artist’s Group is a collection of visual artists who gather once a month to show our art to each other and receive feedback and suggestions! All practicing artists are welcome to attend!

Aug
30
Wed
Centering Prayer
Aug 30 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Aug 30 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Sep
6
Wed
Centering Prayer
Sep 6 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Sep 6 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Sep
13
Wed
Centering Prayer
Sep 13 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Sep 13 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Sep
16
Sat
Benefit Concert
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

BENEFIT CONCERT
for the
ST. JAMES BACH CANTATA VESPERS
Saturday, September 16, 2017
7:00-9:00 p.m.

Featuring music for Vocal Quartet and Piano Duet
Brahms “Love Song Waltzes, op. 52”
Schumann “Spanish Love Songs, op. 138”

Vocal Quartet
Janice Johnson, soprano
Joann Rauch, alto
Les Green, tenor
Kevin Walsh, baritone

Pianists
Timothy and Nancy Nickel
(Bechstein piano)

7:00 Wine and Savories
8:30 Champagne and Dessert

Fritzi and Larry Frager Residence
506 N. W. Hermosa Boulevard
Portland, Oregon 97210

Seating is limited, with a minimum donation of $50.00 per guest.
All donations are tax deductible, with checks made payable to St. James Lutheran Church.
Reservations are recommended by September 1, 2017.
Please respond to: Chelseas@stjamespdx.org, or by phone, 503-227-2439.

Sep
17
Sun
Artist Reception
Sep 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Sep
20
Wed
Centering Prayer
Sep 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Sep 20 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Sep
26
Tue
St. James Book Club
Sep 26 @ 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm

St. James Book Club meets on a monthly basis to discuss all kinds of books! In the past year we have read such titles as Bel Canto by Ann Patchett, Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese, and Atonement by Ian McEwen. All are welcome to attend, nominate book selections, and participate in discussion!

Sep
27
Wed
Centering Prayer
Sep 27 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Sep 27 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Sep
30
Sat
Visual Artist’s Group
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

St. James Visual Artist’s Group is a collection of visual artists who gather once a month to show our art to each other and receive feedback and suggestions! All practicing artists are welcome to attend!

Oct
4
Wed
Centering Prayer
Oct 4 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Oct 4 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Oct
11
Wed
Centering Prayer
Oct 11 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Oct 11 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Oct
15
Sun
Artist Reception
Oct 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
18
Wed
Centering Prayer
Oct 18 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!

Bible Study
Oct 18 @ 12:45 pm – 1:45 pm

Pastor Parker leads a Bible Study following Midweek Eucharist.

 

Oct
24
Tue
St. James Book Club
Oct 24 @ 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm

St. James Book Club meets on a monthly basis to discuss all kinds of books! In the past year we have read such titles as Bel Canto by Ann Patchett, Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese, and Atonement by Ian McEwen. All are welcome to attend, nominate book selections, and participate in discussion!

Oct
25
Wed
Centering Prayer
Oct 25 @ 8:30 am – 9:00 am

Every Wednesday, 8:30-9:00am. Coffee afterward!