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Coming Events

Saturday, December 9, 4:00 p.m.   St. Lucia Fest
at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, East Greenwich, RI.

    RISHA is offering a $500 scholarship for the girl (age 15-22) chosen to portray Lucia. Deadline for the written application for Lucia must be postmarked by December 4. Click here for application details.

    Rehearsals begin Friday evening, November 17, at St. Luke's Church.

    We are seeking other participants to be singing attendants, star boys, and small santas (tomtar). Please read this Lucia information for details.

    Don't miss this actual program! The beautiful candlelit festivity will be followed by Swedish refreshments, dancing around the Christmas tree, a visit from jultomte (Swedish Santa) and Scandinavian shopping.