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Promoting public interest and participation in the arts since 1961.

Archive of past events: 2004 through 2014

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at 5:00 p.m.
at the Gualala Arts Center

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, Gualala Arts Center Following the form in which it has been offered each year since 1919 on Christmas Eve at King's College Chapel, Cambridge, England, The Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols will be again be presented.

Past accompaniments for the evening have included: The Coast Recorder Consort, The Anchor Bay Children's Choirs, David McCarroll, violinist; Sita Milchev, vocalist; and Don Krieger, synthesizer/ keyboard.

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, Gualala Arts Center Past participating clergy and lay readers have represented: Mary Star of the Sea; St Aloysius Catholic Churches, of Gualala and Point Arena; Light of the Coast - Science of Mind Center, Gualala; St. Paul's Community United Methodist Church, Point Arena; Starcross Community, Annapolis; Shepherd of the Sea Episcopal Lutheran Mission, Gualala.

The seating at the Gualala Art Center is limited and traditionally fills up to standing room only.

Rev. Tina Ballagh and Sita Milchev are coordinators of the event. Call for additional information, 882-2074 or 884-3384.

The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,
is open weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., and weekends from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Please call (707) 884-1138 for more information, or email

Serving the coastal communities of northern Sonoma & southern Mendocino Counties.