Saturday, December 9, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Everyone is invited to Lake Shrine Temple’s annual Christmas Party. Let us gather together in the spirit of Christ to celebrate our spiritual family. There will be activities for children, a Christmas meditation, a vegetarian potluck, and spiritual entertainment, including a nativity pageant and Christmas carols.
6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Everyone gathers in the Courtyard for appetizers around a festive fire pit while Christmas music sets a joyful atmosphere.
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm For adults, a Christmas meditation led by Brother Satyananda, in the Sanctuary. For children, ornament making in the Foyer and Christmas tree decorating in the Special Events Room.
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Potluck Feast* in the Special Events Room and Courtyard where all gather for down-home vegetarian nutloaf, mashed potatoes, gravy, and a variety of vegetarian salads and desserts, along with chai and herbal tea.
8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Everyone gathers in the Sanctuary for a special nativity performance prepared by the Sunday School children, followed with seasonal storytelling, and an inspirational Christmas message. The evening will close with Christmas Carols in the Courtyard.
*The Temple will provide down-home vegetarian nut loaf, and mashed potatoes with gravy, along with chai and herbal tea. Guests are requested to bring a vegetarian ready-to-eat salad, appetizer, or dessert, in a disposable container, that will feed 6-8 people.
Parking will be available in the Temple lot. The Lake lot will be closed.
Scenes from Christmas Parties of the Past!