Our Community Sings have a different theme each month, and may honor the seasons, the holidays, historic or social movements or people, or other themes specifically related to that month. See our most frequent themes below!
- 6:30-8:00 pm – International Songs and Rounds for all ages
- 8:00-8:30 – Refreshments, Social Time, Celebration of birthdays
$5 donation requested. LOCATION:
Seekers Church, 276 Carroll St., Takoma, DC 20012
(by the Takoma Metro)
Monthly Sing Themes and Special Features / Locations:
Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with songs of Peace, Liberty and Justice
Celebrating Black History Month with Songs of Hope and Freedom in the Blues, Gospel and Spiritual tradition, and Songs of Love from across the globe for Valentine’s Day
Welcoming the Spring / Songs for Gatherings (spring equinox); Irish Heritage Month: Celebrating Celts & Ceilidhs; Women’s History Month; National Reading Month
One Planet / One Future: Songs for the Earth (eve of Earth Day); Arab American Heritage Month
Traveling and Reveling with May Revels Songs; Asian Pacific Heritage and Jewish American Heritage Month
June 21: Annual Potluck Picnic & Sing in Celebration of the Summer Solstice
Celebration of Song and Summer Solstice, plus Caribbean American Heritage Month and National Accordion Month! In Sligo-Bennington Park (599 Bennington Dr., Silver Spring 20910; rain location @ Revels)
Songs and Rounds from the American tradition in celebration of Independence Day (incl. shape-note, Appalachian folk, blues and bluegrass), and National Ice Cream Month!
Rhythms, Rhymes & Routines (Back to School)
Celebrating the Fall Equinox. Hispanic Heritage, African Heritage Month, plus Harvest and Labor Songs.
Seasons of Life / Time and Change: celebrating songs from around the world — including favorites from the LPC-École Songbook
Songs of Grace and Gratitude for Thanksgiving and American Indian Heritage Month
December 21: Annual Winter Solstice Celebration & Caroling
Celebration of the Season and the Solstice