FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: Nov. 16, 2011
CONTACT: Cathy Mentzer, Manager of Media Relations
Phone: 717-264, 4141, Ext. 3178
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. – Wilson College will hold its annual Christmas vespers service at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 4, in Thomson Hall’s Alumnae Chapel. The public is invited to attend the service, which will include scripture readings, songs by the Wilson College Choir and Christmas carols sung by all.
Wilson’s chaplain, the Rev. Rosie Magee, said guest musicians, Trinity Episcopal Church’s Trinity Tollers Hand Bell Choir, will also perform. Wilson students, faculty and staff will take part in the service and the chapel will be decorated for the season.
Refreshments will be served in Laird Hall following the service.
Founded in 1869, Wilson College is a liberal arts college dedicated to the education of women. Affiliated with the Presbyterian Church and located in Chambersburg, Pa. Wilson offers bachelor’s degrees in 30 areas and master’s degrees in education and the humanities. The college’s 2011-12 enrollment in the College for Women and the Adult Degree Programs is 746 and includes 21 students from 10 foreign countries.
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