Affinity groups are created by parishioners with a shared interest. Currently the affinity groups at First Parish are:

Spirituality Book Study Group

Meets monthly on Tuesday nights from 7:15-8:30. Anyone is welcome to join whether you have read the book or not. At the end of each meeting, the group votes on the next book to read a discuss for the following meeting. Contact Daryl Hess for more information.

Sacred Circle Dancing

Meets monthly Sunday evenings at 6pm. No partner, experience or RSVP required. All dances taught; some live music. A free will donation of $5-$10 to help defray First Parish expenses will be appreciated. For more information, contact Marilyn Engels, 781-779-1370.


Meets monthly on Tuesdays at 7pm.This group meets monthly for discussion and exploration of women’s spirituality. All First Parish women are welcome. Each month, a different member of the group gives a presentation, speaks about a particular passion or offers a crafting event. For more information contact Marianne Orlando. Check the events calendar for the next date.For more information, contact Marianne Orlando.