Westborough – The handbell choirs of the Westborough First United Methodist Church will present a Holiday Handbell Concert Sunday, Dec. 11, at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Under the direction of Cynthia Hamburger and Alice Morrison, the Good News Ringers, Praise Ringers, Joyful Sound and the Carillon Ringers will be performing arrangements of familiar Christmas music, and original handbell pieces. Handbells produce a beautiful sound and the sight of the ringers in action is a delight to watch.
The Carillon Ringers, a group of ringers ages 9 to 12 will only perform at the afternoon concert. The Good News Ringers is an established group and have rung bells throughout New England for 27 years. They are members of the American Guild of English Handbell Ringers.
The First United Methodist Church is located at 120 Main St., Westborough. The church is handicapped accessible and listening devices are available. There is no charge for admission, although a free-will offering will be accepted to support the music programs of the church. Refreshments will be served afterwards.
For further information, contact the church office at 1-508-366-4910 between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Monday through Friday.