Christmas at St. Ferdinand Shrine – Dec. 10-11

Posted on Dec 2, 2016 in News | Comments Off on Christmas at St. Ferdinand Shrine – Dec. 10-11

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Events are as follows:

Saturday December 10 from 5pm-9am in the Schoolhouse  Activities include, A visit from Santa Claus, Ye Olde Christmas Shoppe, Food is available,

Raffles, Carriage Rides throughout Old Town,  Carolers and a Living Nativity  on the tour

On Saturday night time tours in the Church will be available for all ages.  Tours will go from 6pm-9pm The church will be dark with the only light reflected on the Tour Guides.  Hear about life in the Convent during the time of St. Philippine.   Cost for Night Tours and Horse Drawn Carriage Rides are $15 per adult and $10 for Children under the age of 12.

Outside on the Shrine Grounds will be the Living History Reenactors telling stories of life in 19 th century.

Sunday December 11 brings us the annual Christmas Concert.  Choirs featured are the Community Choir composed of singers from 6 different Churches.

Also will be the Archdiocesean Children’s Choir.   After the Concert there will be a reception in the Schoolhouse.  There is not charge for the concert but of course donations are accepted.

On Sunday December 11 there will be our annual Christmas Concert featuring the Florissant Baptist Church Choir and the Archdiocese Children’s Choir.  After  the Concert there will be a reception In the Schoolhouse with light refreshments.

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