Brown Bag Lunch Lecture – December 20, 2018 – 12 p.m. – Free

A Brief History of Christmas Carols and a Short Fun Sing-Along Concert

with Stefanie Ritter, Vanessa Cantù and a special guest

 

Every year the museum takes a look at one of our favorite holiday customs at its origin and development over time.  With the season in full swing it is time to put an ear towards music.

How good of a King was Wenceslas?  Who spent Christmas in Beverly Hills? Why do we sing spring carols in winter? 

Myths and stories surround many of our beloved Christmas  carols.  Learn some interesting and amusing facts about these songs during this entertaining lecture.  Join in and sing along with some popular tunes with live cello and recorder accompaniment.

Bring your bring your friends, or just bring yourself to our Brown Bag Lunch Lecture Series once a month.  Speakers will present topics of special interest for high desert residents. The lectures start at 12:00 p.m.   Beverages will be servedThis lecture is free for the holidays.