Music on Meetinghouse Green Kicks Off Friday, July 8
August 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Friday, repeating until September 9, 2022
The seventh season of Music on Meetinghouse Green returns with a performance by the John Baboian Ensemble
in a free Friday evening concert at the corner of Middle and Church Streets, July 8 at 6:00 p.m.
Free-will donations will support the concert’s featured local non-profit partner Pathways for Children. Pathways for
Children nurtures children and supports families impacted by economic and social inequity through programs that
educate, enrich, empower, and motivate. The evening’s food vendor is the Causeway.
The concert will feature the John Baboian Sextet with vocalist Sandi Bedrosian. Bedrosian is well known as a lead vocalist
and director in a wide range of musical styles and has opened for some of today’s hottest stars. She has performed coast to
coast and throughout Europe and her repertoire includes musical productions, theater, and opera.
Now entering its seventh season, Music on Meetinghouse Green features nine free Friday evening concerts from July 8 to
September 9. Performances are held on the Green and feature great music, favorite foods from local vendors, and a different
North Shore non-profit organization featured each week through free-will donations from the audience. Concerts begin at 6:00 p.m.
and conclude at 8:30 p.m. Some chairs will be provided and audience members are welcome to bring their own lawn chairs or blankets.
Picnic with delicious local food from our vendors or bring your own. Performances are handicapped accessible and parking on the Green
is limited to persons with disabilities.
ABOUT THE GLOUCESTER MEETINGHOUSE FOUNDATION
Founded in 2015, the Gloucester Meetinghouse Foundation is dedicated to preserving the landmark building as a civic hub, entertainment
venue, and community center. In addition to its work to preserve the historic 1806 Meetinghouse, GMF is currently raising funds to restore
Meetinghouse Green. The GMF has received a $130,000 grant from the Community Preservation Act and a $2,000 grant from the
Essex Heritage Partnership Grant Program towards a total project goal of $340,000. Construction is scheduled to begin in spring 2023.
For more information, a full schedule of upcoming concerts and events, and to sign up for the GMF newsletter, visit www.gloucestermeetinghouse.org.