Fourth Dimension

Fourth Dimension is a friendship group for individuals fifty and over who gather together to explore ideas, socialize, and reinforce their faith in God.

This group typically gathers on the second Friday of each month. Most programs start at 6:00 p.m. with coffee and fellowship; a presentation by a speaker begins at 6:30 p.m. Following the talk, there is a reception with refreshments. All are welcome!

To receive the Fourth Dimension email newsletter, simply send email addresses to Anne Ellis.

Upcoming Events

“The Music and History of Bagpipes”
   Friday, June 5, 2015
   6:00 p.m.

   Presented and performed by George Sims
   (Please note that this event is taking place on the first Friday of the
month and is a joint event with Cornerstones)

Fourth Dimension will meet on Friday, June 5 for a joint gathering with Cornerstones, the Fourth Church fellowship group hosted by couples fifty and older.

George Sims, a bagpipe performer for three decades, will talk about the history of bagpipes from their early origins in the Middle East to their significance in the military and their incorporation into celebrations of life's joyous as well as somber events. The evening will conclude with a demonstration of bagpipe music in a short performance. Appetizers will be served.

Appetizers and dinner will be served prior to the presentation. A $25 per-person prepaid reservation with Carol Allerton (312.787.2729, ext. 2265) is required by Wednesday, June 3.


A registration fee for most events is required in advance. To register, contact Anne Ellis (312.573.3369) by the Wednesday prior to each event. Registration will not be available at the door. 

Please write “Fourth Dimension” on the memo line of a check made payable to Fourth Presbyterian Church. Checks can be mailed to the church (126 E. Chestnut Street, Chicago, IL 60611) or left in an envelope with the receptionist at the Chestnut Street entrance. Please be sure to put “Attn: Anne Ellis” on the envelope and let Anne know that you are mailing it or dropping it off so she can be on the lookout for it.  To pay by credit card, contact Anne Ellis at 312.573.3369.

To receive the Fourth Dimension email newsletter or for more information about Fourth Dimension,
contact Anne Ellis (312.573.3369).