Make reservations for Saint Martin's Procession of the Carols holiday event

Nov. 3, 2005

Lacey, Wash – The community is invited to catch the Christmas spirit with Saint Martin’s at the University’s second annual Procession of the Carols, a warm and relaxing launch of the holiday season, on Sunday, Dec. 4.

The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. in the university’s Old Main building, 5300 Pacific Ave. SE. Throughout the building, strollers can hear holiday favorites old and new performed by the Saint Martin’s Chorale, international students and university clubs.

At 6:40 p.m., a performance of the Saint Martin’s Chorale in Saint Martin’s Abbey Church will be followed by a 7 p.m. candlelight mass. At 8 p.m., luminaries will lead everyone back to Old Main’s St. Gertrude Dining Hall for a Christmas tree blessing and refreshments. The evening’s conclusion will include music by the Saint Martin’s Concert Band and American Legion Band.

The event is free, but reservations are needed by Dec. 2. Please contact the university’s office of alumni relations, 360-438-4366;
800-220-7722; alumni@stmartin.edu for reservations or more information.

For more information:

Darrell Born Director
music department
360-438-4506
dborn@stmartin.edu

Deanna Partlow Media
coordinator / senior editor
360-438-4541
dpartlow@stmartin.edu