CHRISTMAS AT GORDON 2016
Kick off this Christmas season with a celebration with family and friends! This year marks the 26th Anniversary of what has become the largest Christmas concert celebration on the north shore—the Christmas Gala. Join us! You don't want to miss out on Christmas at Gordon!
Please consider joining us on campus for additional events listed below. All from the community are welcome.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
Friday, December 2, 5–7 p.m.
Clarendon Commons/Pedestrian Mall
Join in the fun with a bonfire and s'mores, hayrides and live performances by the Hamilton Wenham School of Dance's Allegro Dance Ensemble, The Academy at Penguin Hall's a cappella group, the Kings of the Beach a cappella group, and more on our Christmas stage. An event for Christmas enthusiasts of all ages, with a family photo station, holiday beverages from The Whoo(pie) Wagon, and a kids craft party!
*Please note: For fire safety reasons, we ask that children under the age of 10 be supervised by an adult. Student volunteers will be available to assist. We request that parents encourage children of all ages to practice fire safety.
For more information, please contact:
firstname.lastname@example.org or 978.867.4247
email@example.com or 978.867.4560
December 2, 5–7 p.m.
Meet at Clock by Lane Student Center
An event children and parents will both love—board the sustainable “green” sleigh for a hayride around the campus. Passengers of all ages will experience festive Christmas surprises along the way—treats, and bells for the ride and a chance to sing carols with Gordon students!
The 26th Anniversary Annual Christmas Gala
December 2 and 3
7:30 p.m. | A. J. Gordon Memorial Chapel
This year Gordon College celebrates the 26th Anniversary of what has become the largest Christmas concert celebration on the north shore. The Gala Concerts feature traditional Christmas favorites in addition to spiritual selections that pay homage to the solemnity of the season. Performing ensembles include the Gordon College Children's Choir, College Choir, Men's Choir, Women's Choir, Gordon College Symphony Orchestra, and the Gordon College Wind Ensemble.
Tickets are available for purchase online or by phone at 978 867 4085.
(Both performances are sold out)
Alumni Christmas Coffeehouse
Saturday, December 10
6:30–8:30 p.m. | Chester's Place
It's the most wonderful time of the year... and we'd love for you to celebrate it with us! The Student Ambassadors are hosting a Christmas Coffeehouse with alumni performers. Alumni, students, families, and community members alike are invited to come enjoy warm drinks, Christmas cookies, and music.
Alumni, if you are interested in performing, please send a recording (audio or video) of a song you'd like to share to firstname.lastname@example.org
Disclaimer: Gordon College reserves the right to use personal quotes and photographs obtained on campus during Christmas at Gordon. Persons objecting to the use of photographs with their image or quotes attributed to them should contact the Development Office.