The Life and Work of Augustus Welby Pugin

Join us on Thursday, November 21 at 7:00pm in DiGiovanni Hall as the great, great grandson of Augustus Pugin presents an illustrated program considering the life and work of 19th century British architect, Augustus Welby Pugin (1812-1852), a Catholic convert, who made the return of the Gothic style welcome throughout the world. In a working life of but 15 years, Pugin designed Big Ben, the Houses of Parliament, six cathedrals, 60 churches, homes — and, everything inside them including altar plate, dinnerware, silverware, wallpaper, furniture, floor tile, and stained-glass windows. This talk is sure to delight those interested in religious […]

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Sunday, November 3: Cambridge Half Marathon and Road Closures

The 3rd Annual Cambridge Half Marathon will be held on Sunday, November 3rd from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.  There will be road closures and Mt. Auburn Street will be effected. JFK from Memorial Drive to Mt. Auburn St. 7:00 AM to 9:30 AM Please visit the Cambridge Half Marathon web site for more details: https://runsignup.com/Race/CambridgeHalfMarathon/Page-1  

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Acclaimed Choir Director, Organist and Composer Appointed Director of Music at Saint Paul’s Parish

PRESS RELEASE   Contact: Dr. Thomas Haferd, Head of School Saint Paul’s Choir School 29 Mount Auburn Street Cambridge, MA 02138 thaferd@saintpaulschoirschool.us 617-868-8658   Acclaimed Choir Director, Organist and Composer Appointed Director of Music at Saint Paul’s Parish  James Kennerley to Lead Renowned Harvard Square-Based Boys Choir CAMBRIDGE, MA, JULY 1, 2019 – SAINT PAUL’S PARISH AND SAINT PAUL’S CHOIR SCHOOL (SPCS) in Harvard Square has announced the appointment of Mr. James Kennerley as Director of Music, effective September 2019. An internationally known organist, vocalist and music director, Mr. Kennerley is rooted in the English choir school tradition, having sung […]

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