Community UMC, 20 Center St, Naperville, IL 60540

Welcoming All People and Creating Positive Change


Sun Apr 21 2024


3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

2024 Sunday Musicales

These are free community concerts featuring artists from the Chicago metropolitan area which are sponsored by the Senior Outreach and Music Ministries of Community UMC. An elevator and hearing loop are available. A thank-offering will support this and future Sunday musicales. These concerts can be viewed In-person, live-streamed, and on YouTube.

Sunday, April 21, 2024

• CCLI Streaming – License # CSPL088418 • OneLicense with Streaming – License # 735796-A
• CCS PERFORMmusic and WORSHIPcast – License # 12564

Miep Gies was one of the Dutch citizens that hid Anne Frank, her family and others during World War II and saved Anne Frank’s papers. The program will include the 3 movement piano duet, Divertimento, composed in 1940 by Dutch composer, Leo Smit. In-person, livestreamed and on YouTube. The program is sponsored by the Senior Outreach and Music Ministry of Community UMC.

About Megan Wells

Megan Wells is a respected and experienced story and theater artist. She is known for creating an intimate storytelling atmosphere, infusing her characters with living souls, and delivering the experience with delicious theatrical timing. Author and Professor Rives Collins says it best:

“Megan Wells is both intimate and epic in equal measure.”

An award-winning storyteller, Megan performs in museums and symphonies, enhances education for thousands of children, entertains families in festivals and libraries, and helps executives, actors, and storytellers craft powerful stories to effect change.

With more than forty years of experience, Megan has developed an extensive story repertoire. Megan is also among the top literary storytellers in America. As the Artistic Director of the Ray Bradbury Storytelling Festival, Megan was granted permission by Ray himself to perform his works. Additionally, she is equally comfortable in the jazzier domains of Chicago’s current spoken word explosion.

Previous Musicales at CUMC

Visit our YouTube channel to view any of our previous musicales!

Community UMC, 20 Center St, Naperville, IL 60540