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2nd Annual Civil War Christmas

Saturday, December 15, 2018 03:00pm
Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration

The 2nd annual Civil War Christmas seeks to relive a moment in history by re-creating the sights and sounds typical of Christmas in the 1800’s in the historical St. John's Church (circa 1765) located at the corner of Montauk Highway and Berard Blvd. in Oakdale. This event is a collaboration of several organizations (Oakdale Historical Society, Friends of Connetquot, Islip Arts Council, St. John’s Historical Church, Co. K, 67th NY Infantry – the First Long Island Volunteers, and the BAFFA choir (Bay Area Friends of Fine Arts).

You will be able to hear music from both a choir and string orchestra, hear of Christmas customs and traditions during the Civil War, participate in tree decorating and a tree lighting, tour the historic church, attend an authentic Civil War Christmas ceremony and even meet St. Nicholas!

Join the Oakdale Historical Society on Saturday, December 15th, at 3:30 pm for this FREE family friendly event!

View the full event flyer here.

For more information visit the Oakdale Historical Society Facebook Page

Location : St. John's Church, at the corner of Montauk Highway and Berard Blvd. in Oakdale