MANCHESTER — Saint Raphael the Archangel Parish on the West Side invites the public to its annual Advent-Christmas concert Thursday.

The candlelight service of lessons and carols, is titled “Heart speaks unto Heart,” and starts at 7 p.m. in the church at 103 Walker St.

The program includes musical selections from the Saint Raphael Parish Choir.

In addition, parish cantor Caresse Mailloux, a group of students from Saint Joseph Cathedral under Mailloux’s direction, and parish organist and choir director Lyle Hamel, will perform.

Piper Walter “Skip” Hebert of the New Hampshire Police Association Pipes and Drums will open the concert.

For more information, call the parish at 623-2604 or visit the parish website at

Sunday, January 19, 2020