For the fifth year, Glen Foerd on the Delaware will partner with Settlement Music School’s Kardon Northeast Branch and Nazareth Academy Grade School to bring musical performances to the family friendly event Christmas at the Mansion. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, December 10 from 1:00 to 5:30 pm. The event is ongoing with music and dance performances that will take place throughout the mansion and in the estate’s Riverside Pavilion.
The Settlement Music School’s Kardon Northeast Branch organizes the event’s concerts including ballet performances of The Nutcracker and a grand finale performance and carol sing-along at 5:00 pm by Settlement Music School’s Gleeksman-Kohn Children’s Choir. Nazareth Academy Grade School’s Joyful Ringers bell choir and Grace Notes vocal choir will provide special performances in the museum’s Art Gallery.
Erica Freeman, Curator of Education and Collections at Glen Foerd, expressed the importance of Christmas at the Mansion to the historic estate saying “We are proud of the community partnerships we have made with local businesses and educational institutions, and this event is a great way to celebrate the holidays with our community. We strive to make the event affordable for families and want people to have fun, make memories and enjoy the holiday decorations and sounds of the season.”
Tickets for Christmas at the Mansion are $5 at the door. For more information, including as full list of scheduled performances please visit www.glenfoerd.org or call 215-632-5330.