Constructed in 1823, the Old West Church is the first ‘Meeting House’ built in Calais, Vermont. It is a symbol of community cooperation and unity. This National Historic Landmark is preserved and maintained by the gifts and donations of visitors, friends, and neighbors and managed by The Old West Church Association, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
Here’s what some of our event attendees are saying:
“I loved the Christmas Caroling and remembrances this year by Zoom.”
“The most beautiful building in Vermont.”
“It’s a majestic building. I’ve heard some wonderful, intimate concerts there.”
“Remembering all of the times I have sung in the church on my own, with beautiful light streaming through windows.”
“A magical place (on) Christmas Eve.”
“The OWC is a treasure sitting on a back road offering its sanctuary to gather for a wedding, a sad goodbye, and worship.”
“A jewel in our community.”
To make a tax-deductible donation, please click the button below.
If you prefer to mail a check, please click here to download a physical donation form. Fill out the form, print, and mail to:
Old West Church Association
PO Box 73
Calais, VT 05648
The Old West Church Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Your donation is tax deductible in accordance with IRS regulations.