Jefferson Township’s school bands and choruses will perform in the 13th annual Christmas in the Village scheduled for Saturday, December 1. The musical performances are coordinated by Janet Breckenridge, a member of the Jefferson Arts Committee and a retired teacher who taught band at White Rock School.

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The talented young students, along with their respective teachers/directors, will entertain the public in free holiday concerts at St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church (153 Milton Road) and Milton United Methodist Church (316 Dover-Milton Road). Parking is free at both churches as well as at Fire Company No. 1 (162 Milton Road). Everyone is invited to attend.

10:00 – St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church: Jefferson Township High School Madrigal Singers and Select Choir (Director Chad Flynn)

10:30 – Milton United Methodist Church: Arthur Stanlick Elementary School Band (Director Emily Thomsen)

11:00 – St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church: White Rock School Chorus (Director Jan Courtney)

11:00 – Milton United Methodist Church: Jefferson Township High School Band (Director Richard Barrieres)

11:45 – St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church: Arthur Stanlick Elementary School Chorus (Director Janice Fisher)

12:10 – Milton United Methodist Church: White Rock Elementary School Band (Director Robert Tiedemann)

2:00 – Milton United Methodist Church: Jefferson Township Middle School Band (Director Lauren Kulick)

Various times from 10-4 throughout the historic Village of Milton – Christmas Caroling:

Jefferson Township Middle School Tri-M Music Honor Society (Director Lauren Kulick)

Other Free Live Entertainment

10:00 – Milton United Methodist Church: Milton United Methodist Church Handbell Choir

12:30 – St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church: No Strings a Cappella

12:50 – Milton United Methodist Church: Jefferson Township Community Band “A Christmas Festival” (Director Peter Tummillo, Jr.)

1:50 – St. Gabriel’s Episcopal Church: Jefferson Township Community Chorus Favorites for the Holiday Season” (Director James Wynne)

Note: The Jefferson Township Middle School Chorus (Director Danielle Schrek) will perform at the tree lighting and Santa’s arrival event on Friday evening, November 30, starting at 7:00 at the gazebo in the municipal complex (1033 Weldon Road).

For other information about Christmas in the Village events, visit the Jefferson Arts Committee at or on Facebook, or call 973-697-3828.

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