There are three types of events listed on our calendar:

  • MMC Workshops and Retreats planned collaboratively with hosts around the United States and Canada;
  • Local Practice Groups led by presenters and participants from the Music that Makes Community network, providing opportunities to hone our skills and support one another in song leading;
  • Community Events presented by organizations affiliated with MMC for the benefit of the wider musical community.

Upcoming Events

    Morning Grounding: November/December 2023

  • Monday, December 11, 2023 at 10:00 AM

    Join Music that Makes Community for a weekly touchstone that includes singing, silence, sacred text, and community connection. We'll gather at 10 a.m. EDT (9 CDT / 8 MDT / 7 PST) each Monday for a 30-minute gathering followed by coffee and conversation.

    MMC leaders host the gathering, drawing from many musical and spiritual traditions. 

    Please note that there is a new registration link, so please be sure to re-register. 

    Register here!


  • Winter Solstice SING

  • Thursday, December 21, 2023 at 07:30 PM

    Join Music that Makes Community leaders as we sing, pray, and hold vigil on the Longest Night of the year. We'll hold space for silence, stillness, and share songs for this season of waiting.

    Light a candle or two, bring a poem or song to share, and stop by for a few minutes or for the entire gathering. We'll be online from 7:30- 9 pm EDT.

    Register here. The event is free and open to all.

  • Chicago Practice Group

  • Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 06:00 PM
    Bethany UCC in Chicago, IL

    Music that Makes Community's Chicago Practice Group gathers monthly at Bethany United Church of Christ. All are welcome to sing with others, learn new tunes, and strengthen your song leading skills! 

Music that Makes Community
[email protected]
(612) 204-2235

PO Box 1031
New York, NY 10276-1031