The University of St. Thomas

Christmas Celebrations 2014



Alumni Christmas Luncheon
Friday, Dec. 5, Noon
Crowne Plaza Riverfront Hotel,
11 E. Kellogg Blvd., St. Paul
Cost: $25

A favorite annual tradition, the Alumni Christmas Luncheon, will be held Friday, Dec. 5, at the Crowne Plaza Riverfront Hotel in downtown St. Paul. This year’s guest presenter will be Father Larry Snyder, current president of Catholic Charities USA. Father Snyder was recently named as St. Thomas’ new vice president for mission effective Feb. 1, 2015. The program will include a special appearance by a student ensemble performing music from the Christmas concert. Don’t wait to register – this event is anticipated to sell out quickly. Register online.


University of St. Thomas Christmas Concert
Sunday, Dec. 7, 4 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis

 For tickets, visit minnesotaorchestra.org or call (612) 371-5656 or (800) 292-4141.
Tickets are $15 plus the Orchestra Hall transaction fee.

This year’s St. Thomas Christmas Concert, “Light of Light,” continues a holiday tradition cherished by many St. Thomas alumni and friends. Performing in the concert will be the Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, Liturgical Choir, Women’s Choir, Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Brass Ensemble and Handbell Choir. Tickets can be purchased beginning Oct. 1. There is no limit to the number that may be purchased. Proceeds support the music-ensemble programs. 


Music Alumni Gathering
Sunday, Dec. 7
Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis

The Department of Music invites all department and ensemble alumni to celebrate the season at a gathering following the 4 p.m. concert. Reconnect with fellow alumni while enjoying complimentary appetizers. A cash bar will be available. RSVP is required.