Public invited to two nights of Christmas music and celebration
Ala.—Huntingdon College plans two nights of public events to
celebrate the joy of Christmas. First, the College's annual Community
Christmas Celebration will be held Thursday, December 5,
on the Huntingdon campus. The evening will begin with festivities
outside Flowers Hall, with hot chocolate and cookies provided.
Following the lighting of the trees, the crowd will move inside
Ligon Chapel for the beautiful and moving tradition, A Service
of Lessons and Carols. Planned events are as follows:
- 6:30 p.m., Mini-Parade and Arrival of
Saint Nicholas, in front of Flowers Hall; children may
visit with St. Nick in the Library Atrium after his arrival.
- 6:45 p.m., Tree-Lighting
Ceremony and caroling, in front of Flowers Hall
- 7:00 p.m., A Service of Lessons and
Carols, combining Biblical readings by members of the
Huntingdon community interspersed with music from the
College's Concert Choir; Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall
The following evening, Friday, December
6, the College's Huntingdon Harmony jazz/show
choir will present their "Holiday Happening" show at at 5:30
and 7:30 p.m. in Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital
All events are free and open to the public.
For more information, contact the Huntingdon College Office of
Community Relations at (334) 833-4515.
Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of
the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in
faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared
to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854,
Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. Huntingdon's
Cultural and Community Events series is sponsored by Baptist Health.