Huntingdon News

November 16, 2012
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Huntingdon College
News Release

Public invited to Huntingdon Christmas Celebration

Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College invites the public to share in the joy of Christmas at the annual Community Christmas Celebration, Thursday, November 29, on the Huntingdon campus.  The evening begins with festivities outside Flowers Hall, with hot chocolate and cookies provided.  Following the lighting of the trees, the crowd moves inside Ligon Chapel for the beautiful and moving tradition, A Service of Lessons and Carols.  Planned events are as follows: 

  • 6:30 p.m., the 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 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.


Su Ofe
Associate Vice President for
Communications and Marketing
Office: (334) 833-4515
Cell: (334) 324-6591

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