September 25, 6:00 p.m.
Mike & Mandy are back, and will once again be providing fabulous music for us! Please join us on Saturday, September 25 from 6-9 p.m. in Hughson Hall. Their music runs the gamut from blues, classics and standards to New Orleans jazz, and even tunes from the 50’s & 60’s. So get on your dancing shoes and join us for a fun, casual Evening with Mike & Mandy.
Food, soft drinks, a Theme Basket Auction and so much more will all be available. You may also BYOB. Tickets will once again be $25. Your check or on-line payment will ensure your admission to the event.
September 25, 9:30 a.m.
Good Grief is a support group for anyone who is having difficulty with a loss. It may be a pet, a divorce, or death of a loved one...whatever it is you are suffering, feel free to bring yourself and share, if you wish, your hurt with a group willing to listen. Or listen to the stories of others. It all can help. People of any - or no - denomination are welcome. In fact, all are welcome.
Next meeting dates: October 30, November 20
September 26, 11:15 a.m.
Stay after church on September 26 to join Claire Janezic as she plays family favorites from the movies on Calvary's Carillon! Selections range from popular 60s films to Mary Poppins and Shrek.
Claire Janezic has been playing carillon for 4 years and she recently passed the Carillonneur examination for the Guild of Carillonneurs in North America (GCNA). Claire's other musical pursuits include gamelan, composition for videos or video games, sound editing, and piano and keyboards. At the University of Rochester, she is a member of the Carillon Society, as well as the Gamelan Sanjiwani ensemble.
Claire is an undergraduate Music and History double-major, and is pursuing a minor in Audio Music Engineering. Her historical interests are centered in the 20th century United States and Mexico. Claire served as Music Director of campus popular music group No Jackets Required (NJR) and Music Director of community theater group Dream Visualize Create (DVC) in 2018. Claire also enjoys indoor rock climbing.
October 2, 2:00 p.m.
Calvary's Annual St. Francis Day Pet Blessing will take place on October 2. All leashed or cage critters are welcome!
October 17, 4:00 p.m.
Great Music at Calvary opens the 2021-2022 season with Requiem by John Rutter. Kevin Durkin conducts the Calvary Choir and a chamber orchestra, with Jill Neuhaus as the soprano soloist. Though it necessarily has its dark moments, Rutter’s Requiem is unmistakably optimistic in its message of hope and comfort, expressed through the beauty of the chosen texts and Rutter’s uplifting music.
Great Music at Calvary announces its 2021-2022 Season! The season opens with Requiem by John Rutter on October 17 and includes three Choral Evensongs and the ever popular Lessons and Carols as well as other events. Download the schedule here.
The Sunday Forum meets during the non-pandemic program year and is open to all. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend once these programs resume.
During the pandemic, the Rector and Wardens hold a joint Forum on Zoom on the Sunday following the Vestry Meeting.
Common Ground Series
This speaker series addresses current issues and how they impact the world.
Books & Bites
Books & Bites provides a forum for people to discuss a book that they have read together. They meet on the first Sunday of the month at 9 a.m. during the program year.
Although some of the discussion is book specific, questions that address broader themes provide an entry point for participation by those who had not read that month’s selection.
Clergy and Staff
The Rev. Dr. Robert W. Harvey, Rector
The Rev. Deacon Mona Gaddis, Deacon
Alice Brown, Parish Administrator
Diane Sprague, Accountant
Kevin Durkin, Director of Music
Michael Way, Sexton
Gloria Werblow, Carillonneur Emerita
The Rev. Deacon Cecily Whiteford, Honorary Associate
To contact wardens or vestry members, call the church office.
Margie Chritton, Warden
Jim Greno, Warden
Alice Brown, Clerk
Charles Golightly, Treasurer
Melanie Cooper, Vestry
Kevin Doherty, Vestry
George Faeth, Vestry
Ryan Fleming, Vestry
Jency John, Vestry
Rob Merrill, Vestry
Janet Metcalfe, Vestry
Desi Nylander, Vestry
As an Episcopal Church, Calvary is also connected to a wider network of faith communities locally, nationally and globally.
Calvary is one of the 90 congregations in the Episcopal Dioceses of Western New York and Northwest Pennsylvania.
The Diocese of Western New York is one of 110 dioceses in The Episcopal Church.
The Episcopal Church is one of 38 provinces in the worldwide Anglican Communion.
Visit the pages of this website to learn more about who we are, what we believe and how we work to put our faith into action – and feel free to contact us.
Wherever you find yourself on the journey of faith, there is a place for you at Calvary. Welcome!