The Warren County Community Singers will present their annual Winterfest
of Music featuring the Children’s Chorus of Warren County on Saturday,
Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 4, at 3 p.m.
The Saturday concert is at Grace Lutheran Church, 300 Roseberry Street,
Phillipsburg, and the Sunday concert is at the First Presbyterian
Church, 40 East Church Street, Washington. Both venues are wheelchair
accessible and have ample parking.
Among the old and new holiday offerings are “The Dream
Isaiah Saw.” Members of the Stone Soup Symphony will accompany the
Hunter Chadeayne, music teacher and music director at the United
Methodist Church of Belvidere, directs the Singers. Ann Hoyt, music
director of St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church, Belvidere, continues
her tenure as associate director/accompanist. The children’s chorus is
under the direction of Mariah Thompson, and the children’s accompanist
is Laura Rader. Megan Thomas and other parents of children’s chorus
The Community Singers are a non-audition group made up of about 60
singers from high school age to senior citizens. They come from all over
the county and beyond. The new semester starts in early January.
Rehearsals are on Tuesdays 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian
Church in Washington.
The concert is free, but a good-will offering will be taken. The
singers are funded in part through the Warren County Cultural and