Christmas Candlelight Concert

Looking for a meaningful way to celebrate the Christmas season? The First Congregational Church of Willimantic is hosting a Christmas Candlelight Concert at the church on199 Valley Street, Sunday December 16, 2018, 6 p.m.
Featuring original and traditional Christmas music, performed by soloists, organ, instrumentalists, worship band and choir. This promises to be a very special evening in a beautifully candlelit setting. Join us! Bring family, friends and neighbors for our Christmas celebration.sounds_9822c



Come to our 8th Annual First Church Fun Fest! Weather permitting, we should have baby goats, lamb, ducks and bunnies! Saturday, May 12th from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the First Congregational Church on 199 Valley Street, Willimantic. Mother’s Day is coming-check out our plant sale-hanging baskets, annuals, vegetables and more! GIANT Tag Sale – 2 floors full of furniture, household items, books, toys and more! Adult and Kid’s clothing thrift shops open, children’s games and bouncy house (weather permitting), food (fried dough!), bake sale, crafts, jewelry, collectibles, basket raffle – fun for the whole family! Call for more info 860-423-6827funfest2018; “like” us on Facebook,

Lent and Easter Services

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Palm Sunday, March 25th

9:30 a.m. & 11:15 a.m. Worship and Church School

Holy Thursday, March 29th

6:00 p.m. Pot-luck Supper
Those with last names beginning A-M, bring a side dish or salad; those with names beginning N-Z, bring a main dish.
7:30 p.m. Service of Communion

Easter Sunday, April 1st

9:30 a.m. Traditional Family Worship
A special worship with Bell & Senior Choirs!
11:15 a.m. Contemporary Family Worship
Easter celebration, contemporary-style!

Easter Egg Hunt following the Contemporary service.


Kim Hill is a Grammy nominated, multiple Dove award winning artist from Nashville who has been recording for 30 years.  She’s a veteran of Christian/Gospel music and has 17 CDs to her credit.

The concert is free and open to all ages.  A freewill offering will be taken for the Windham Area Interfaith Ministry (WAIM).  Reservations are necessary to ensure enough seating is available; please call or email the church to reserve your tickets.



holidayfair17Holiday Church Fair, Saturday, November 18th, 9am – 3 pm, First Congregational Church, 199 Valley Street, Willimantic. Luncheon 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Silent Auction, Raffle, Crafts, Jewelry, baked goods, Cookie Walk, Christmas Shop, collectibles, Thrift Shops, vendors,  wreaths, cemetery logs. Visit Santa, kids shop for their Christmas gifts!