'Past, present, future magnifies his name who built, on Truth, eternity's foundation stone, and sprinkled the altar of Love with perpetual incense.' Christian Healing, Mary Baker Eddy, p. 2:25 - Event's Metaphysical Theme
Who: Christian Science Adults and their friends of all faiths
What: Come join us this holiday season for a very special Christmas Celebration in Colonial Williamsburg, VA and step-back-in-time. One of the most uniquely-decorated holiday destinations in the country! We will enjoy two full days at Colonial Williamsburg, and a guided walking tour.
Experience the “Grand Illumination' where you will experience cobblestone streets lit each evening with crackling bonfires, the smell of pine roping, and windows of historic homes shine with a single candle. You will see carolers dressed in period costumes, handcrafted décor, and spectacular fireworks. Come be a part of the fun for all adults! Meet new friends from all over the US.
When: Thursday, December 1st – Sunday, December 4th, 2022
Where: Colonial Williamsburg, VA 105 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA
Cost: $720 per participant and includes:
Does not include the following meals: Thursday dinner, Friday & Saturday lunch, Saturday dinner. (You will have an opportunity to explore the variety of food options at Merchant Square.)
Lodging: (based on double occupancy) Williamsburg Woodlands Hotels & Suites is located at Colonial Williamsburg,105 Visitor Center Drive, Williamsburg, VA. If you are an individual and needing to share a room in gender based accommodations, we will put you in touch with others. Free parking at hotel.
Financial Aid:Financial aid for registration and transportation is available for all participants.
To apply for financial aid please complete the form immediately following your registration. See link at the top of this page to apply.
Deadline to register and applying for F/A: Thursday, November 16, 2022
Cancellation Fee: No refunds after 48 hours of registering (special note: after 48 hours if the trip is full and you need to cancel and your spot can be filled you will be refunded less $100. Driving Parameters:Arrive on Thursday, December 1st between 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Woodland Hotels & Suites and depart on Sunday, December 4th after 11:00 a.m.
Flying Parameters:If flying, we are offering transportation to and from the Richmond, VA airport (RIC) for an additional cost of $25 each way. Let us know so we can make arrangements ahead of time. Please arrive by 4:00 p.m. on Thursday and depart on Sunday after 2:30 p.m. Spots are limited.
Activity Level: Moderate walking at Colonial Williamsburg. There will be a free shuttle from the visitor center (next to hotel) to Colonial Williamsburg each day.
Weather: The average temperature in December during the day is 55 and 37 in the evening.
Questions? Contact Lori Selby at email@example.com or 781-956-9035
Tentative Schedule: (Note: when the Colonial Williamsburg schedule of activities is available, we will update our schedule)
Thursday, December 1
Friday, December 2
Saturday, December 3
Sunday, December 4