Begin your Advent journey at St. Francis Xavier Shrine (Old Bohemia) on Dec. 3rd

Celebrate the start of Advent on Sunday, December 3 at 2 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Shrine (Old Bohemia) with an Old-Fashioned Carol Sing featuring religious and secular music. Audience participation will be encouraged as the music ministers from St. Joseph Parish, Middletown perform a collection of beloved Christmas carols. Refreshments will be served following the concert. Tours of the historic facility, which is listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places, will be available one hour prior to the concert. There is no charge for the performance and refreshments, however, a free-will offering to the Old Bohemia Historical Society will be collected to help with the upkeep of the property. The shrine is considered the mother church of the Catholic Diocese of Wilmington and is located at 1699 Bohemia Church Road, Warwick, MD 21912. For additional information, call Marji at 302.328.4803.