Good Churches with Children's Choirs

Archived Q&A and Reviews

November 2001

I would like to explore choral programs for my singing 6 year old daughter in the Berkeley/Albany/ElCerrito area churches. What I am drawn to is a good program in a warm church community. I have past experience with the Episcopal church, but feel no overwhelming loyalty to it. Lindsey

Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley (1 Lawson Road in Kensington) has a new music director who directs the adult choir and the children's choir.... (See Unitarian Churches for the full review

The First Congregational Church of Berkeley has two children's choirs, one for younger grade school age, and another for older grades.... (See Congregational Churches .)

(See Episcopal Churches for the following two reviews:

All Soul's Parish is a lovely, family friendly, Episcopal Church in North Berkeley. They would love to have your 6 year-old in their new kid's choir....

St. Clement's Episcopal Church (2837 Claremont Blvd, right below the Claremont Hotel, at Russell Street) has an active children's choir at the 10 am service, as well as a great family-friendly atmosphere....

Try First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley. They have a really great choir program for kids beginning at age 3 all the way up to high school ... (see Presbyterian Churches