Ensembles perform “Carols by Candlelight”

For immediate release: Nov. 18, 2011

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University’s Concert Choir, Husky Singers and Women’s Choral Ensemble will present the annual “Carols by Candlelight” concert on Friday and Saturday, Dec. 2 and 3, at 7:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church, 345 Market St., Bloomsburg.

Admission is free, but tickets are required. Tickets, limited to two per person, are available at the Haas Center for the Arts Box Office, open weekdays from noon to 4 p.m. and until 7 p.m. on Wednesdays while classes are in session. Tickets are needed to guarantee seating.

Organist Harry Martenas and pianist Valyn Boy will accompany the choral groups and, throughout the evening, the audience will be invited to join in singing familiar carols. A free-will offering will be taken to support the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s Toys for Tots program.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 10,000 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.