Confirmation Class: Confirmation is offered to students in the 8th grade and above. To learn more about Adult Confirmation or being received into the Episcopal church please contact the rector at

Nursery: Linda Pierpont,

Nursery care provided during the 10:00 am service.

Sunday School: Kate Mark at

Children, Kindergarten through 7th grade, are encouraged to attend our Sunday School which begins at 9:45 am on Sundays during the school year.


Food Pantries: We actively support The Tarrytown Food Pantry (led by Barbara Mahoney) and San Andres Church in Yonkers (led by Pam Mitchell) with donations for turkeys at Thanksgiving time.

Barbara Mahoney,  – Community Food Pantry Sleepy Hollow/Tarrytown.

Pam Mitchell, – San Andres Episcopal Church in Yonkers at Thanksgiving turkey donations.

Midnight Run: Jean Sears,

Join this team to prepare sandwiches and/or deliver them to homeless men and women on the streets of New York City.

Outreach Clothing Sale (November) & Vintage Sale (July): Linda Pierpont, and Cathy Hansen,

In the past 23 years, St. Barnabas has donated over $790,000 to charitable organizations as a direct result of our clothing sales. You can volunteer to help before and/or during our sales. We need help sorting incoming clothing during the year, setting up and running the sales. In addition, we need homemade soups and baked goods to sell. You can also help by donating your gently used clothing, accessories and household goods.

Outreach Clothing Sale Grant Committee:  Hanna Gyory, Chair,

Chairs the annual grant committee, which organizes and reviews grant requests submitted by parishioners for the proceeds made at the Outreach Clothing Sale in November.

Pastoral Care Committee:  Contact or Barbara Wright, Coordinator,

This ministry stands ready to visit and assist parishioners in need of spiritual, social or practical assistance; on-call for communion, prayer, transportation and visitation.

Refugee Family Resettlement Support:  Barbara Wright,

St. Barnabas parishioners have been contributing furniture and other goods in support of refugee families who are being resettled in the NY tri-state area. We are exploring doing more. If you are interested in volunteering to help these families find a better life in our country, let us know.

REPAIR: Karl Weber,

REPAIR stands for Rivertowns Episcopal Parishes Action on Inclusion and Race, and is an inter-parish organization dedicated to racial inclusion and justice.


Altar Guild: Sarah Gardner,

The Altar Guild makes the Church ready for services every week, as well as for weddings, funerals and baptisms.  We oversee the beautiful transformation of our worship space at Christmas and Easter, and the more austere transformation at Lent.  We also care for the vestments, linens and sacred objects that we use in our worship services, as well as overseeing two complete cleanings of the Church every year.

Canterbury Choir: Donald Butt,

Our adult choir welcomes anyone in the parish who wishes to sing!  The choir sings on Sundays at the 10:00 AM service and occasional special services. Practice is on Thursday evenings at 7:30 pm. We sing Sundays during the 10:00 am services.

Coffee Hour/Hospitality:  Linda Pierpont, and Katherine Lark,

Sign up to donate coffee-hour refreshments for adults and children during one of our fellowship coffee hours in Colwell Hall. Coffee hours are held every Sunday after the 10:00 am service. There is a sign-up sheet outside the church office (coffee and tea is provided).

Our greeters volunteer to welcome newcomers and greet parish members after the 10:00 am worship service (9:00 am in the summer). This is a great way to meet everyone!

Lectors & Acolytes: Barbara Wright,,

Sarah LeBuhn  These volunteers serve as lectors (readers) and acolytes during the worship services.

Ushers:  Claire Hallock

Join a team of volunteers who serve as ushers during church services.   At the beginning of the 10:00 am worship service, we welcome people attending the service, distribute bulletins, and assist throughout the service.