Friday Movie on the Lawn: “Hamilton”

For the remainder of the summer we’ll alternate between the 1630 Band and movies.

Friday, September 18, 7pm – Movie version of the musical “Hamilton”

This week’s red carpet special: The movie of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s famed musical Hamilton. 

Hip hop, R&B, soul, pop, and show tunes meet Hamilton, Washington, … read more.

Welcome to Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd!

Rev. Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd to join First Parish Dorchester
The Board of Trustees, on the enthusiastic recommendation of the Hiring Committee, Pam Goncalves, Myles Crowley and Mary Fernandez-Buehrens, voted unanimously to hire Revered Elizabeth Carrier-Ladd to be the minister of First Parish Dorchester. Reverend Elizabeth will start … read more.

New Member Classes

Interested in First Parish
Dorchester?

Great! Come learn more about this
congregation that is long on history, relevant in the present, and eager to
welcome you.

Rev. Terry and members of the
congregation will offer 3 sessions
for those interested in learning more
about First Parish.

Sunday, March 1, 12:30-1:30Basics of … read more.

Who says yard work isn’t fun?

On Sunday afternoon, November 22, FPD folks gathered to rake leaves and generally put the yard to bed for the winter. Here we have Ardis, Melissa and Trevor  taking the opportunity to play in the leaves!

Yard work on Sunday

Would you like to add some physical activity to your spiritual activity on Sunday, November 22? 

Some of us will gather at 1:00 PM to do yard work. All are welcome!

Black Nativity films At First Parish

Boston’s Black Nativity looked forward to celebrating it’s 50th annual production this year –  the longest run anywhere of the play written by Langston Hughes.  While it is not be possible to mount a live show, the anniversary will be celebrated at a “virtual” Gala and in … read more.

FPD Yard Work Day!

Join us Saturday, October 3,  8am to noon to plan and work. Bring gloves as needed and tools if you can.

A group of interested members recently met to begin to create a vision for the grounds. We talked about making the space more welcoming not just … read more.

Board Officer Elections Completed


The Board of Trustees is proud to announce its full slate of officers for the 2020-21 church year: Laura Maltby –  Chair, Althea Smith – Vice Chair, and Melissa Wender – Secretary. The remaining Board members are: Dayo Hall, Chris Montani, Pam Goncalves, and Deirdre … read more.