News Release

Jeri Kornegay, Director of Media and Public Relations


Wednesday, Dec. 5

2 p.m. upper Union

The bells are ringing

for Manchester’s holiday tea

Area women are invited to help Manchester University President Jo Young Switzer ring in the holidays with a Jingle Bell Tea at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5.

The traditional tea and sweets gathering this year features a conversation about the historical University Chime by MU alumna and Registrar Lila Hammer, who has played the Chime since 1977. The MU Hand Bell Choir also will perform.

Reservations (by Nov. 30) are necessary: Visit to register online or call 260-982-5218.

The gathering in the Lahman Room of the upper Union includes desserts; the $5 fee is payable at the door. Transportation is available from Peabody and Timbercrest retirement communities.

November 2012

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