On January 29, 2017 there will just be one service at 9:00am. We will gather following the service to conduct our 64th Annual Meeting, followed by brunch. Please call the office at 941-778-1638 to register your attendance, if you did not already sign up.
The Annual Meeting Agenda includes:
- Review of the Annual Report
- Presentation on Finances
- Address from Father Matthew
- Selection of New Vestry Member
Francesca Veglia joined us as our new Choir Director and Soloist. Francesca comes to us with a wide range of musical gifts. She is a National Board Certified Teacher, serving as the music teacher at Emma E. Booker Elementary School in Sarasota since 2003. She has been a part of the music programs in several religious settings, including the Church of the Redeemer and First United Methodist Church in Sarasota. She has also performed in past Friends of Music concerts here at the Church of the Annunciation. In addition, Francesca is a part of the Anna Maria Island Concert Chorus and Orchestra. Originally from the Chicago suburbs, she holds a Masters of Music in Vocal Performance from the Manhattan School of Music, a B.A. in Music-Vocal Performance with a minor in Theater Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as several professional certifications. She was previously a Voice Faculty member at The Wisconsin Conservatory of Music in Milwaukee. Please greet her and give her a warm Annunciation welcome.
Sunday is the beginning of the new year 2017.
We will celebrate the Holy Name of Jesus.