Area singers are invited to join the Carey Ecumenical Christmas Choir as preparations begin for this year’s concert to be held on Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 4:30 p.m. The concert will be held at the Basilica and National Shrine of Our Lady of Consolation, 315 Clay Street in Carey. This year will mark the choir’s 47th year of presenting this musical program at this historic shrine and promises to be a highlight of your Christmas Season.

The rehearsals will be held at Christ Lutheran Church – 116 W. Findlay Street in Carey. The first rehearsal is on Thursday, October 18, and the second is on Tuesday, October 23. All rehearsals will begin at 7:00 p.m. and will last approximately two hours. Rehearsals rotate between Thursdays and Tuesdays.

The choir is open to all singers high school age and up. Registration forms along with music and practice CDs will be available at the first rehearsal. For additional information, contact Mr. Jack Gerding, Director of Music Ministries, at the Basilica, either 419-396-7107 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..