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A Special Centennial Event

Categories: Events

OH HAPPY DAY!

Choir_Concert_PosterOn October 9th and 10th, more than fifty voices from two parishes, St. Margaret Mary in Algonquin and Church of the Holy Apostles in McHenry, will merge for a two-evening event celebrating St. Margaret Mary’s 100th Anniversary and Holy Apostles’ 25th Anniversary with performances of liturgical and inspirational music.

The program will blend voices from several choirs including each parish’s main adult choirs, children’s and youth choirs, and Spanish and Polish choirs.

Contemporary selections by Dan Schutte, Feargal King, M. Roger Holland, Ed Bolduc, and others will be heard along with traditional favorite “Amazing Grace”, gospel favorite “O Happy Day”, and the Sister Act version of “Hail Holy Queen.”

ONE PERFORMANCE AT EACH PARISH!

Friday 10/9 7:00 PM at St Margaret Mary
111 S. Hubbard, Algonquin, IL 60102

Saturday 10/10 6:30 PM at Holy Apostles
5211 W. Bull Valley Road, McHenry, IL 60050

For more information please call 847-658-7625

A reception will follow each performance and, while there will be no admission fee, free will offerings will be gladly accepted.

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