Energetic four-part unaccompanied community singing, dating from Colonial New England, also known as “Sacred Harp” singing, will take place Monday, Oct. 8 from 7 to 9 p.m. at First Church UCC, between Court and Church streets with entrance on Spring.

The singing is open to all at no cost and newcomers are most welcome. Books are available for loan and purchase. The singers who sang at Common Ground Country Fair last month will tell about it. For more information, call 338-1265 or 594-5743.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115 or dernest@courierpublicationsllc.com.