Thursday, September 27, 2012
NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Concert Choir will present "Music and Beach Balls" Friday, Oct. 5, at the New Wilmington Presbyterian Church. Patrons may choose from three seating times: 4:30 p.m., 5:45 p.m., and 7 p.m.
Dinner will be cooked and served by students and includes spaghetti and meatballs, salad, bread, cheesecake from the Cheesecake Factory, and hot and cold beverages.
Junior Jessica Kimbell is the accompanist. Seniors Andrew McMurray and Hannah Timm will be the masters of ceremony. The dinner committee includes: senior Lauren Claypool, head chef, and senior Hannah Jaskiewicz, president of the Concert Choir.
"The evening combines dinner with delightful entertainment," said Dr. Robin Lind, Westminster associate professor and director of choral activities. "Our students participate in this fundraiser to help raise money to defray costs for their upcoming Choir Tour to Florida in January."
Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for students and children. Reservations are strongly encouraged and can be made by calling (724) 946-7270. A limited number of tickets will be available at the door and take-outs will also be available. A gift basket raffle will be held at each seating.
Contact Lind at (724) 946-7278 or email for additional information.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.