Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Community Benefit Concert

SummerOfLove

This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love and to commemorate this occasion, First Church is hosting a community benefit concert celebrating the 5 principles the event was based on: peace, understanding, compassion, love, and a higher consciousness. To honor these principles, this event will highlight the work of local advocacy groups, allies, and partners who exemplify them and are working for positive change in our community.

The event will feature several local bands on 2 stages playing music from the 1967 Summer of Love as well as some of their original work. In addition to great music there will be lawn games and activities along with delicious snacks and iced drinks.

All proceeds from this event will benefit the food banks at Senior Nutrition Program, HIV-AIDS Food Bank, and the Food Pantry at First Church.

What: Summer of Love 50th Anniversary Community Benefit Concert
When: Friday July 21st 6-9pm
Where: First United Methodist Church 1825 East St. Redding 96001
Social Hall and back lawn
Cost: $5/person or 6 cans of food
Website: reddingumc.org/summer-of-love/
Facebook: facebook.com/events/1547284548669023

-from press release
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1 Response

  1. Frank Treadway says:

    This church rocks !  Where else can you go and get involved in the most rewarding programs. You can pray or meditate, or start a new group to your liking, First United Methodist Church has Open Doors, Open Minds and Open Hearts, come on in regardless of who you are !

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