Selected Community Events


The Nativity Display & Concert

Nov 30, 2012 - Dec 1, 2012 November 30, 2012, 5:00-9:00 PM, December 1, 2012 3:00-8:00 PM

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 324 University Drive, Rockford, Illinois (Across from Showplace 16 Cinemas, turn at the NIU Building
Start the Christmas season with Christ at the center of your celebrations. The public is invited to attend “The Nativity Display and Concert” presented by the Rockford Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at 324 West University, Rockford, IL on Friday, November 30, 2012 , 5:00-9:00 PM and Saturday, December 1, 2012, 3:00-8:00 PM . ADMISSION IS FREE AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.
On Sunday, December 2, 2012, 7:00-8:00 PM, join us for the broadcast of a Christmas Devotional with messages from the First Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints with Christmas music by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. ADMISSION IS FREE AND REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED.
To celebrate the birth of the Savior, over 500 Nativity sets will be displayed for the public to view on Friday, November 30th and Saturday, December 1st. The event is a family friendly event and activities will be available for children to enjoy. We will be collecting donations for the Northern Illinois Food Bank, so please feel free to bring canned goods and other non-perishable food items. Christmas music will be presented throughout the event and the schedule of musical presentations are as follows:
Friday, Nov. 30, 2012
5:00 Voices of Harlem HS
5:30 Belvidere North HS Choraliers
6:00 The Smith Girls
6:30 Svea Soner
7:00 The Williams Sisters
7:30 Cadence Barbershop Quartet
8:00 The Flute Club of Rockford,
8:40 Christmas Carol Singing
Saturday, December 1, 2012
3:00 Cross and Crown Bell Ensemble
3:30 The Rockford Area Horn Club
4:00 Michelle Borgmann
4:30 The Fluegal family
5:00 Truman’s Ridge blue grass band
5:30 Rock Valley Children’s Choir
6:00 Rodriguez Family Quintet
6:30 Spanish Branch Choir
7:00 Greater Rockford Barbershop Chorus
7:30 The Christmas Carol Cantata
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Christine Garner