Contact: Paul Kirbas
For Immediate Release: Come to Scotland for an evening!
Wheaton, Illinois, - First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton, 715 N. Carlton, Wheaton. Members of the greater Wheaton community are invited to enjoy a night of Scottish fare, history, music, entertainment and fellowship at the Church, beginning at 6pm Saturday evening February 11th.
2012 marks the fifth year that First Presbyterian Wheaton has celebrated its heritage with a week-end -long celebration that continues on Sunday February 12 with two special worship services, and entertainment featuring authentic Highlands dancing.
Besides a special meal (starting at 6pm), the evening will feature:
Irish music with bagpipes
A historical presentation entitled “Robert Burns’ influence on Abraham Lincoln”
A performance by the Thistle & Heather Highland Dancers of Chicagoland
Tickets are $10 each and may be purchased through the Church Office (630-668-5147)
About First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton:
First Presbyterian is one of the landmark churches in a community with a rich religious heritage. Our Vision is: Together….We Celebrate, Journey & Serve
We celebrate God’s abundant grace and love.
We seek to be a dynamic faith community guided by the Holy Spirit, committed to spiritual growth while following Christ’s example and God’s word
Respecting our past and recognizing today’s challenges, we move forward with diverse worship, education, mission, and compassionate care for all.
First Presbyterian Wheaton is a member of the Presbyterian Church USA. The church is located at the Northwest corner of Jefferson and Ellis in Wheaton, Illinois. Worship services are at 8:30 am and 10:45 am. Child care is provided for children four years old and younger during both services.
For more information, call (630) 668-5147 or visit www.firstpreswheaton.org or http://www.facebook.com/firstpreswheaton
Submitted by: Jon Wylie