Marquette to Celebrate Christmas Season with
Annual Tree Lighting and Blessing
Released: Dec. 6, 2005
MILWAUKEE – Marquette University will mark the Christmas season with its annual tree lighting and blessing by President Robert A. Wild, S.J., called Miracle on Central Mall. Other speakers will reflect on the meaning of Christmas and the Marquette chorus will perform. The event is open to the public.
The event takes place in front of St. Joan of Arc Chapel, behind Raynor Library. Students, faculty and staff also will bring ornaments for the Miracle tree and monetary donations to benefit local charities.
Any media wishing to attend should contact Anne Broeker in the Office of Marketing and Communication at (414) 288-0286.
Date: Thursday, Dec. 8
Time: 5 p.m.
Place: St. Joan of Arc Chapel, behind Raynor Library
Approximately 14th and Wisconsin
Office of Marketing and Communication Contacts
Senior Media Relations Specialist
Phone: (414) 288-0286