LFCC Anglo-Celtic Club to Host Celtic Christmas Celebration

For Immediate Release:
December 4, 2008

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College’s (LFCC) Anglo-Celtic Club will host “Another Celtic Christmas” on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2008, in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center located inside the Alson H. Smith Jr. Technology Center on the Middletown Campus, located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown. The pre-show begins at 5:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7 p.m. with host Steven Glazier, meteorologist and reporter for TV3 Winchester.  

This family-friendly event is open to the public with a cost of $5 for individuals 6 and older. Children under the age of 5 and LFCC students with a student ID or class schedule attend free. Admission includes one dessert and one drink as well as the entertainment. Proceeds from the event will benefit the LFCC Anglo-Celtic Club Travel Award Program. 

At the event, attendees will enjoy Irish folk singing, traditional Irish dancing, delicious desserts and vendors selling their wares, including Celtic jewelry. Following is a list of select performers for “Another Celtic Christmas”:

  • Celtic Rock – LFCC Celtic Club musicians
  • Danny Schneible – Irish folk singer
  • Ian the “Cheeky” Elf
  • Megan Miller – pianist and composer
  • Sarah and Laura Creech and the Creech Sisters
  • Stormie Keating, recording artist, and Brian Coughlan, “Irish Isle” folk singer
  • Warren County High School chorus and band

For more information, interested individuals may contact the Student Activities Office at 540-868-7216.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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