Campus Ministry to sponsor holiday season events

Author: Arlette Saenz


TheUniversityofNotre Dame Officeof Campus Ministry will host two musical events during the holiday season.

The first will be an Advent lessons and carols service Dec. 3 (Sunday) at 7:15 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on campus. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

The service will feature numerous campus choirs, including the Notre Dame Women’s Choir, directed by Andrew McShane; the Notre Dame Folk Choir, directed by Steve Warner; the Notre Dame Liturgical Choir and the Basilica Schola, both directed by Gail Walton; and the Notre Dame Handbell Choir, directed by Karen Schneider-Kirner.

Two choirs also will perform at aChristmas at theCoMobenefit concert Dec. 6 (Wednesday) at 7:30 p.m. in the Hammes Student Lounge of theColeman-MorseCenter.The event is open to the public and free with donations accepted to benefit St. Judes Primary School inJinja,Uganda.The concert is presented by the Notre Dame Celebration Choir, directed by Schneider-Kirner; and Voices of Campus, which includes singers from the various residence hall chapel choirs.

_ Contact: Karen Schneider-Kirner, handbell and celebration choirs director, 574-631-9326,

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