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SHOWS


Come to one of our hymn-sings! They are community gatherings with good food, conversation, and a sing-along. We lead groups in singing new and classic hymns with modern arrangements. Learn about hosting a hymn-sing of your own.


MARCH 24, 2016 / CHICAGO, IL / HOUSE OF BLUES FOUNDATION ROOM

5 PM | 329 N. Dearborn St. | (312) 923-2000 | Facebook Event
Restoration Project performs for the first time at the historic House of Blues Chicago Foundation Room! Find us performing a special acoustic set for their Sessions happy hour concert series. Admission is FREE, ages 21+. (No special membership required to get in to the Foundation Room.) Join us for special Easter week sing-along selections this Maundy Thursday. Live music from 6-8 PM.


PAST HYMN-SING EVENTS


DECEMBER 4, 2015 / GLEN ELLYN, IL / BLACKBERRY MARKET

8 PM | 401 N. Main St. | (630) 474-9149 | Facebook Event
Restoration Project performs with Beer & Hymns Chicago for this special Christmas Carol edition, Beer & Carols! Oldies but goodies, and a few you hear on repeat on the radio.

OCTOBER 19, 2014 / GENEVA, IL / GRAHAM’S 318 COFFEEHOUSE

6 PM | 318 S 3rd St. | (630) 845-3180 | Facebook Event
Celebrate the release of Restoration Project’s Firm Foundation, Vol. 2 EP! Funded with a  Kickstarter campaign nearly one year ago, the release of this record is the culmination of the past twelve month’s work: Vol. 1, Vol. 2, a series companion book, t-shirts, and art prints. Join us for food, drink, and song as we thank God for this opportunity to create exciting, new versions of Sunday School songs for us all.

AUGUST 24, 2014 / GENEVA, IL / GOOD TEMPLAR PARK

6:30 PM | 528 East Side Dr. | (630) 232-4208 | Redeemer Fellowship
Redeemer Fellowship’s all-church picnic, featuring a hymn-sing with Restoration Project. Featuring songs from our new Firm Foundation Volume 2 Record. Burgers, brats and dogs served at 5:30! All are welcome.

JUNE 1, 2014 / GLEN ELLYN, IL / 1ST PRES. CHURCH OF GLEN ELLYN

10:00 AM | 550 N. Main St. | (630) 469-2007 | First Presbyterian
First Presbyterian Church of Glen Ellyn has asked us to lead a short hymn-sing with them and present on the new hymns movement and worship. We will be talking about what makes a great congregational worship song, the history of ‘re-hymns”, and more.

MARCH 6, 2014 / GENEVA, IL / GRAHAM’S 318 COFFEEHOUSE

7 PM | 318 S 3rd St. | (630) 845-3180 | Facebook Event Page
Official Firm Foundation Volume 1 Release Event! Free. Open to the whole community. Celebrate with us the release of the first Firm Foundation series EP. Funded by a Kickstarter campaign this past fall, including a generous donation from Graham’s, the FF Series features remade Sunday School songs with new arrangements and added lyrics. We will be singing classic hymns as well as selections from this special release.

DEC 21, 2013 / SAINT CHARLES, IL / THE GREGOR HOME

5 PM | 1618 Howard St.
CHRISTMAS CAROLS! Free. Open to the whole community. Come spend an evening with us singing Christmas carols! This will be a super-simple musician line-up, super-intimate. Lot’s of food!

OCT 19, 2013 / LOMBARD, IL / ICEFC PRESENTS: MANNA

7 PM | 611 W St Charles Rd. | (773) 531-2102 | Facebook Event Page
Free. Open to the whole community. We’re happy to be joining ICEFC for their bi-monthly evening of music, coffee, and hymns.

SEP 7, 2013 / WHEATON, IL / THE OVITT HOME

7 PM | 1105 N Washington St. | Facebook Event Page
The final hymn-sing fundraiser for our Kickstarter campaign, ending at 9/7! Free. Open to the whole community. Celebrating the successful funding of our campaign. Donate today or the night of the event: http://kck.st/13SvBmM

AUG 29, 2013 / GENEVA, IL / GRAHAMS 318 COFFEEHOUSE

7 PM | 318 S 3rd St. | (630) 845-3180 | Facebook Event Page
A Kickstarter fundraiser hymn-sing. What could be better than Graham’s chocolate, coffee and hymns? We’ll tell you what: Heaven. Fondu, friendly people, and fundraising for a worthy ministry. Come sing with us!

AUG 16, 2013 / SAINT CHARLES, IL / THE GREGOR HOME

7 PM | 1618 Howard St. | Facebook Event Page
A Kickstarter fundraiser hymn-sing. House-warming! First-Ever event at the Gregors’ new home. Free. Open to the whole community. Great food, lots of people, a really nice setting for making some glorious racket.

AUG 9, 2013 / ELMHURST, IL / HEIDI ROGERS’ HOME

7 PM | Interested in Hosting? | Check our Facebook page for details
An informal hymn-sing to kick off our Kickstarter fundraiser. Free. Open to the whole community.

JUN 21, 2013 / ELMHURST, IL / HEIDI ROGERS’ HOME

6 PM | 145 Haven Rd. | Facebook Event Page
Free. Open to the whole community. Food. Grilled meat. (Vegan burgers and dogs, too.) Live music. Lots of singing. All are welcome!

APR 5, 2013 / LOMBARD, IL / MKRTSCHJAN HOME EAST

7 PM | 419 W. Meadow Ave. | 630-209-1666 | Facebook Event Page
Free admission. Open to the whole community. Celebrate the beginning of spring with a night of food, community, and new and old sing-along songs about life, hope, and redemption. Singing classic hymns, modern standards, and originals as well as kids hymns from our coming release “Firm Foundation”. {Official Flyer}

MAR 22, 2013 / SOUTH ELGIN, IL / RENSNER HOME

7 PM | 160 Arthur Ave. | 630-802-1792 | Facebook Event Page
Free admission. Open to the whole community. Come enjoy a night of food, community, and new and old sing-along songs about life, hope, and redemption. Singing classic hymns, modern standards, and originals as well as kids hymns from our coming release “Firm Foundation”. {Official Flyer}

JAN 5, 2013 / SAINT CHARLES, IL / MKRTSCHJAN HOME

7 PM | 1821 Howard St | 630-344-9029 | Facebook Event Page
Free admission. Open to the whole community. Celebrate the new year with a night of food, community, and new and old sing-along songs about life, hope, and redemption. Jay and Megan’s apartment is small, but it will be filled with many happy voices, tasty treats, and the fragrance of brewed, autumnal delights. Feel free to arrive late, leave early, or both. Or neither. Singing classic hymns and modern standards as well as kids hymns from our coming release “Firm Foundation”. {Official Flyer}

DEC 30, 2012 / LOMBARD, IL / HOPE FELLOWSHIP

10 AM | 150 W. Madison Ave | 630-748-4935
Join Restoration Project members Michael Mkrtschjan and Jay Mathes and friends from Hope Fellowship as they lead music together for Hope’s Sunday morning worship gathering.

OCT 20, 2012 / SAINT CHARLES, IL / MKRTSCHJAN HOME

1821 Howard St | 630-344-9029
Free admission. Open to the whole community. Food. Hymns. Community. Jay and Megan’s apartment is small, but it will be filled with many happy voices, tasty treats, and the fragrance of brewed, autumnal delights. Bring a seasonal dessert if your culinary hand has an itch to please taste buds. Feel free to arrive late, leave early, or both. Or neither. Singing classic hymns and modern standards – as well as getting a sneak peek of Restoration Project’s upcoming release, “Firm Foundation”. {More details}

OCT 19, 2012 / ELMHURST, IL / ELIJAH’S COFFEE AND TEA

http://www.elijahscoffee.com | 111 E First St | 630-833-2033
Free admission. Buy a CD and a coffee, and bring a friend! Come sing songs with us about God’s love, free grace, and the redemption of humanity. Combine that with a group of friends and the effervescence of perfectly brewed coffee and you’ll have a night hard to forget. {More details}

JUL 21, 2012 / ELMHURST, IL / HEIDI ROGERS HOUSE CONCERT

Food. Grilled meat. (Vegan burgers and dogs, too.) Live music. Lots of singing. Lots. All are welcome! This event is open to the public.

APR 10, 2011 / WHEATON, IL / RECORD RELEASE PARTY

Celebrate the release of the long-awaited Restoration Project #2: “Hail the Cross, Our Only Hope” with free food and drinks, give-aways, and live music from the band! The party will be hosted at the home of long-time College Church family, Nate and Susie Cassel. 415 E. Madison, Wheaton, IL. All are welcome! This event is open to the public.

DEC 5, 2008 / GLADSTONE, MI / GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH

Full band. Performing originals and Christmas carols.
More information, TBA

SEPT 14, 2008 / NEW HAVEN, CT / YALE UNIVERSITY – RUF

Solo/acoustic. Performing originals and hymns for 35 minutes, and leading hymns during the weekly, RUF Bible study.
Beginning at 6:15 PM in Bingham Hall, FREE

APR 19, 2008 / WHEATON, IL / COLLEGE CHURCH

Full Band, Opening for Sleeping At Last.
Doors at 6:30 PM, $12