St. John's to offer concert

St. John’s Episcopal Church in New Milford will kick off its third season of its concert series Oct. 15 at 3 p.m.

The Westgate Chamber Ensemble, comprised of members Melissa Westgate on cello, David Baranowski on piano, Tod Hedrick on bass and Dennis Arcano on percussion, will perform Faure’s “Cello Sonata No. 2” and Bolling’s “Suite for Cello and Jazz Piano” at the Whittlesey Avenue church.

In lieu of tickets, guests are asked to donate nonperishable food items of money to benefit Loaves and Fishes Hospitality House in town.