Advent and Christmas events include annual tree lighting ceremony

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 5:35:00 PM

The holiday season is upon us, and as members of a Franciscan community, we know that this is a time for reflection, prayer, and celebration.

As we prepare our hearts for Christmas, please consider joining your Stritch classmates and colleagues for the following Advent and Christmas events.

Tree Lighting

Friday, Dec. 6: Feast of St. Nicholas
Continental Breakfast

9 -10:30 a.m.
Leadership Commons

University Christmas Tree Lighting  
4:30 p.m.  
Welcome Desk- Bonaventure Hall

Musical Kaleidoscope
6 p.m.
Nancy Kendall Theater
Free admission

Sunday, Dec. 8
Mass & Blessing and Sending of the Student Franciscan Pilgrims

4 p.m.
St. Francis of Assisi Chapel

Saturday, Dec. 14: Commencement Day
Baccalaureate Mass

10 a.m.  
St. Francis of Assisi Chapel

Commencement Ceremony
3 p.m.
U.S. Cellular Arena