Laurel Health Centers
Select Your Destination

< Feature Stories >



HPN News

Dunham Family Foundation gives back to the community

HPN News

NTL Football

Back To Basics


Dr. Rodriguez

The Eaton Calendar

Hat & Fashion Show

Wellsboro Football

Penn Oak Realty

Women’s Chorus Celebrates 40 Years!

Women’s Chorus Celebrates 40 Years!

Wellsboro Women's Chorus To Host Concert, May 4th


by Johanna Vogt - April 22, 2019

The next Wellsboro Women’s Chorus concert is proudly celebrating their 40th Anniversary! Since January 1979, women from all over the Tioga County region have joined together to sing and celebrate their sisterhood through song.

Historian Bev McKnight reminisced the start of the Women’s Chorus’s beginning. A group of women got together just to sing and socialize with one another – never intending to perform in public. Within one month, they had their first performance at the Gmeiner Art & Cultural Center singing “Second Hand Rose,” and from there it was history. One of the directors of Women’s Chorus, Diana Frazier, stated: “If you can’t have fun and enjoy singing, then what’s the point?” The members of Women’s Chorus work hard and strive to be excellent in their art, not just mediocre.

The Chorus has also done much traveling, and with every place and person they’ve encountered, they have touched hearts. President and Religious Director, Suzanne Niles describes the chorus as being a place just to come and sing. Music is everything, and the women revitalize each other by encouraging and uniting in song.

The upcoming concert will have an impressive repertoire filled with religious music, songs from the Broadway musical “Beautiful: The Carol King Musical,” a song from Momma Mia as an acclamation to Hamilton Gibson, “Celebration” by Kool & The Gang, and a song titled, “Lift Every Voice and Sing” sung along with the Morning Musicales. The uniqueness of this concert comes during the performance when The Wellsboro Women’s Chorus is inviting ALL PAST MEMBERS to come and join them singing “What Would I Do Without My Music.” If you are a past member of the chorus, do not hesitate to join them on stage!

This spring concert will take place on May 4th, 2019 at 7:00 pm, located at the Wellsboro United Methodist Church. The concert is free and open to the public. (A goodwill offering will be at the door.)

The Home Page Staff would like to encourage everyone to join these “Sisters in Song.” Don’t miss this special anniversary!

Wellsboro United Methodist Church
36 Main Street
Wellsboro, PA 16901


Writing: Johanna Vogt

Photography: Johanna Vogt


Produced by Vogt Media

< Current Stories >


See More Current Stories


News & Weather with Lauren Gooch

October 27, 2020


Dunham Family Foundation gives back to the community

October 27, 2020


News, Sports, & Weather with Lauren Gooch

October 26, 2020


Bradford County football rivals top Tioga County foes

October 26, 2020


Highlights from the past week's broadcasts!

October 24, 2020


Pastor TJ Freeman invites you Back To Basics

October 23, 2020


October COVID-19 activity update with Jim Nobles

October 22, 2020


A passion for rural family medicine

October 21, 2020


The Eaton Calendar - Update

October 20, 2020


Modeling fall & winter fashion and Christine A. Moore hats

October 20, 2020


Landon, Binford combine for 41 points in Troy win

October 19, 2020


Bronson, Laudermilch win individual league crowns

October 19, 2020


Highlights from the past week's broadcasts!

October 17, 2020


Krone family runs, paddles & bikes in Step Outdoors event

October 16, 2020


Spacious, peaceful home atop the hills above Hills Creek

October 15, 20202 (Previously aired May 23, 2020)


Blossburg resident breaks personal growing record

October 13, 2020


Keane's 4 touchdowns lead Hornets to Homecoming win

October 12, 2020


Lehman's 3 rushing TDs lead North Penn to victory

October 12, 2020


Highlights from the past week's broadcasts!

October 10-11, 2020


News, Sports, & Weather with Lauren Gooch

October 9, 2020


Women of all ages enjoy Ladies Night at Tyoga Golf Course

October 9, 2020


Take a tour of 214 Earl Circle

October 8, 2020


Local bus service gets creative & reinforces safety measures

October 7, 2020


A growing audience, a fantastic host, and the best agents ever!

October 6, 2020


Pick your pumpkin at Rockberry Farms!

October 5, 2020


Highlights from the past week's broadcasts!

October 3, 2020


Support This Year’s Friends of Soldiers + Sailors Campaign

October 2, 2020


Keep Tioga County Open!

October 1, 2020


Be kind and courageous, and keep Movin’ Together!

September 30, 2020


Load More Stories