Stories about "Christmas"
A scene from the 2011 Service of Lessons and Carols. an image from Bates' 2011 Lessons and Carols service. (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Lessons and Carols service returns on Dec. 13

Thursday, December 10, 2015 4:39 pm

In an annual tradition, Bates College holds a Service of Lessons and Carols for the Advent season on Dec. 13.

The 2011 Lessons and Carols event (see Dec. 7). (Phyllis Graber Jensen/Bates College)
Annual Service of Lessons and Carols takes place Dec. 8

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 10:36 am

Bates holds its annual Service of Lessons and Carols on Dec. 8.

St. Mary Schola presents holiday concert of early music

Tuesday, December 14, 2010 4:25 pm

The St. Mary Schola, a Maine ensemble of professional early-music singers and instrumentalists, brings its seasonal program Nowell Sing We to Bates College at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Harvest meal & Break

Saturday, November 22, 2008 3:30 pm

The Harvest Meal is Bates’ own little Thanksgiving feast. It’s the school’s way of sending Batesies off to vacation happy and full of delicious food. The dining staff decorates all of Commons with festive decorations (including Christmas Trees, Ice Sculptures, and many other holiday-themed items) and sets up a Thanksgiving buffet with all the trimmings. Check the unbelievable menu out here.