Categories: Seasonal & Holiday
- Cost: Free
Virtual Presentation: Christmas Traditions
Saturday, December 12, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
In this new hour-long presentation, presenter Kevin Woyce will use original photographs, vintage images, and live music to explore favorite Christmas traditions, from the first Christmas to “A Christmas Carol,” “White Christmas,” and the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. He will also explain how historical figures ranging from Saint Nicholas, Martin Luther and Queen Victoria to Charles Dickens and Thomas Nast helped shape the way we celebrate the Christmas Season. Please register on our online calendar at www.somerslibrary.org in order to have access to this meeting. You will receive an invitation prior to the start of the webinar.
About the Presenter: Kevin Woyce is an author, photographer, and lecturer, specializing in regional American history. Every year, Kevin presents dozens of illustrated lectures – on a variety of historical and seasonal topics – for libraries and other venues around New Jersey and southern New York.
Our programs are funded by The Friends of the Library – thanks for your support!
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