Get in the holiday spirit and mark your calendar for Lees-McRae Christmas: Annual Service of Music and Lessons on Thursday, Dec. 5

Note: Due to inclement weather, the service originally scheduled for Monday, Dec. 2 has been postponed to Thursday, Dec. 5.

Returning for a second year, Lees-McRae will celebrate the Christmas season with incredible student talent from across campus.

Lees-McRae Christmas: Annual Service of Music and Lessons on Thursday, Dec. 5 is a free event that welcomes all for a night of music, singing, scripture, food, and holiday fun.

The evening will begin at 5 p.m. with a holiday-themed dinner in MacDonald Dining Hall for students, faculty, staff, and their families. Santa and Mrs. Claus will also be in attendance for photography opportunities. Dinner for those without a college meal plan is $10 at the door and free for children age three and under.

Starting at 7 p.m. in Hayes Auditorium: Broyhill Theatre, visitors can enjoy fun games and favorite holiday tunes performed by Lees-McRae talent including the Highlanders and others.

With the help of several local pastors including Tee Gatewood, Deck Guess, Ted Henry, Michael McKee, George Wright, and Alan Yawn, guests can enjoy and are welcome to participate in a music and Christmas lesson service. The service will conclude with a lighting ceremony.

Following the event, visitors are invited to Evans Auditorium in the Cannon Student Center for delicious treats and festive drinks.

Check out photos from last year's service

By Nina MastandreaNovember 18, 2019
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