Holiday events: Dec. 15 through Dec. 18, 2016

For more upcoming events, click here for The Chester Telegraph calendar. To be included in our Upcoming Events briefs, email Susan Lampe-Wilson at Photos welcome. No PDFs, please. Notices must be received by noon on Fridays to be eligible for publication the following week.

Dec. 15: Winter Concert at GMUHS

Students perform

Green Mountain student will perform at the Winter Concert.

Celebrate the holiday season at the Winter Concert on Thursday, Dec. 15 in the Green Mountain Union High School’s auditorium, 716 Vermont Route 103 in Chester.

The evening begins at 6:30 p.m. with the middle school band and chorus, followed at 7 p.m. by the high school band, small ensemble and chorus.

For more information contact Anne Morton at 802-875-2146.

Dec. 16: Christmas music at Grounded4Life

Spark sings in the holiday at Grounded for LIFE

Spark sings in the holiday at Grounded4LIFE

Enjoy a special set of Christmas music performed by Spark, the Chester area youth group.

The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the free performance begins at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16 at Grounded4Life coffeehouse in the lower level of the Chester Baptist Church at 162 Main St. in Chester.

The evening will be full of traditional and meaningful Christmas music, as well as short performance and slideshow.

Check out the Grounded4Life Facebook page and share them with your friends. Contact them through the website.

Dec. 16: Walpole Players present Christmas on the Air

walpole-playersThe Walpole players present Christmas on the Air, a step back in time featuring highlights from the golden age of radio, radio plays, skits, carols, and gags at 7 p.m. Friday Dec. 16 at Walpole Town Hall, Helen Miller Theater, 34 Elm St., Walpole.

In the old time golden radio skits, the Bickersons will be back celebrating Christmas Eve, Art Linkletter may be making an appearance with his kids, and Fibber McGee will bring home his Christmas tree. Songs of the season and other merriment will also be included.

Doors open at 6 p.m., and the audience is seated at tables of eight. Bring dinner, snacks, beverages of choice, and friends and take a break from the stress of the holidays.

Tickets are $10 each with proceeds benefit Our Place Drop in Center and the Fall Mountain Food Shelf. Tickets and reservations are available at Galloway Real Estate at 47 Main St. and Joanie Joan’s Bakery, 14 Westminster St. in Walpole. For additional information, call Ray Boas at 603-756-4545.

Dec. 16: Annual Ludlow Christmas Celebration

The 7th annual Community Christmas Celebration, sponsored by Friends of Ludlow Auditorium, will begin at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16 at the Ludlow Town Hall Auditorium, 37 S. Depot St. in Ludlow. The event brings area residents and students together to celebrate.

The performance features music provided by area school students along with contributions from residents. This year, Ludlow Elementary School students offer music with a holiday mood along with the choral and band music from Black River Middle/High School students.

There is also a performance O’Henry’s famous The Gift of the Magi, additional Christmas music and a humorous reading. The event is free and open to everyone. For information, call 802-228-7239.

Dec. 18: Celebration of Advent and Carols

Join St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in a Celebration of Advent and Carols, at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 18 at 313 Main St. in Chester as they await Christ’s coming on Christmas through song and scripture. A potluck supper follows in Willard Hall. The event is free. Donations accepted. Find more details at

— Susan Lampe-Wilson

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Filed Under: Community and Arts LifeIn the Arts

About the Author: This item was edited from one or more press releases submitted to The Chester Telegraph.

RSSComments (0)

Trackback URL

Comments are closed.