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Valparaiso University Celebrates Advent Christmas Vespers Friday, Dec. 13

WHO: Valparaiso University presents its annual Advent Christmas Vespers service, featuring the Kantorei Choir and the Handbell Choir of the Chapel of the Resurrection.

WHEN: Friday, Dec. 13, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m.

WHAT: A traditional evening of scriptural readings and inspiring music. This year’s theme is “A Visit” and will feature the art of John August Swanson and a newly composed choral work, “Home,” by acclaimed composer Libby Larsen.

For the 7 p.m. service, the choirs will be joined by the Jubilate Children’s Choir of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Valparaiso, Ind.

WHERE: Chapel of the Resurrection, Valparaiso University

CONTACT: There is no charge to attend the service, but advanced-seating tickets are required. Please contact the Chapel at 219.464.5093, ext. 6 to reserve your seat.