Celebrate the Season with Holiday Concert & Events in December
The Glens Falls Symphony presents its annual Holiday Concert, “Holiday Stories”, on Sunday, December 17, 4pm, at Glens Falls High School Auditorium, Glens Falls, NY. The orchestra will perform a wide range of festive favorites in a celebration of the joys of season, with featured performances by the Glens Falls Symphony Children’s Chorus. Chorus alumni from past years will join the Chorus for some pieces, revisiting their childhood and holiday memories. Entertainer and special guest Laura Roth will add a little spice to the program with narrations of Twas the Night Before Christmas and other tales of the season. Tickets are available to purchase online (see link below, by phone 518-793-1348, or at the door on the day of the concert, box office opens at 2:45pm in the front entrance lobby of Glens Falls High School.
The Glens Falls Symphony announces a partnership with the WAIT House for the Holiday Concert and invites concert-goers to bring donation items of non-perishable food items, food wrap/new kitchen items, or gift cards to local grocery stores to the concert. Wait House representatives will have a table in the lobby outside of the auditorium to collect these most welcome donations for their residents.
WAIT House provides Emergency Shelter for Homeless Youth ages 16 up to 21 and Transitional Housing for Homeless Pregnant and Parenting Youth ages 16 up to 21. In addition WAIT House provides Permanent Housing Assistance for individuals and families of all ages, a Healthy Parenting and Mentoring Program funded by a member item from Senator Betty Little and a Street Outreach Program.