First Congregational Church of Beloit's 175th Anniversary Celebration
Event Dates and Times
First Congregational Church of Beloit is celebrating its 175th anniversary this year! Join us Friday, September 13 through Sunday, September 15th to celebrate the church’s rich history of serving God, the community, and individuals. An invitation that has been extended for 175 years remains today: Wherever you are on your life journey, you are welcome at Beloit’s First Congregational Church.
Friday, September 13 – First Congregational Church of Beloit
7:00 pm - Join us on Friday evening along with President Abraham Lincoln and Fredrick Douglass to kick-off First Cong. Church’s 175th Anniversary Celebration. Both Lincoln and Douglass will present and light food and refreshments will be served afterwards.
Saturday, September 14 – Horace White Park in Beloit
1:00 pm - Walk with Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Lincoln to Horace White Park where the Beloit City Manager, President of Beloit College will speak and President Lincoln will give the Gettysburg Address. The winner of the First Cong. Church's essay contest will also be announced.
Saturday, September 14 – Frist Congregational Church of Beloit
3:30 pm – First Cong. Church invites the community to take a tour of the church and learn about the past and present along with the fire that destroyed the church in 1998.
Sunday, September 15 – First Congregational Church of Beloit
10:30 am – First Cong. Church welcomes community members and church members to attend its 175th Anniversary Celebration worship.
First Congregational Church of Beloit - 608-362-4821