December 16, 2005


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LEWISBURG, Pa. - The Emmy-nominated 2003 Bucknell Candlelight Christmas Service will air on PBS stations in 16 states across the country during this holiday season.

The program, which highlights the uplifting power of the music and the beauty of Rooke Chapel, features the Rooke Chapel Choir and the Rooke Chapel Ringers under the direction of William Payn, director of choral studies at Bucknell. Also participating are an organist, flutist, harpist, violoncellist, oboist, and student percussionists.

The Rooke Chapel Choir and Rooke Chapel Ringers are nationally and internationally known undergraduate musical ensembles. Additional fame came when the 2003 production of A Bucknell Candlelight Christmas was nominated for an Emmy in 2004.

A Bucknell Candlelight Christmas is a production of WITF-TV, Harrisburg, and underwritten by Bucknell University.

Air times may be subject to change. Check local listings. Early scheduling indicated the program would air on the following stations:

California

KOCE - Huntington Beach/Los Angeles, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 24, 11 p.m.

KVIE - Sacramento, Calif., Saturday, Dec. 24, 9 p.m.

Florida

WMFE - Orlando, Fla., Friday, Dec. 24, midnight

Illinois

WEIU - Charleston, Ill., Sunday, Dec. 25, 11 p.m. and Monday, Dec. 26, 4 a.m.

Kansas

KPTS - Wichita, Kan., Saturday, Dec. 24, 7 p.m.

Kentucky

KET - Lexington, Ken., Thursday, Dec. 22, 2 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 24, 8 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 25, midnight

Michigan

WGVU - Grand Rapids, Mich., Saturday, Dec. 24, 4 p.m.

Minnesota

KAWE - Bemidji, Minn., Sunday, Dec. 25, 11:30 a.m.

WKAR - East Lansing, Mich., Saturday, Dec. 24, 9 p.m.

New York

WSKG - Binghamton, N.Y., Saturday, Dec. 24, 6 p.m.

WNED - Buffalo, N.Y., Saturday, Dec. 24, 4 a.m.

WCNY - Syracuse, N.Y., Sunday, Dec. 25, 2 p.m.

North Carolina

WTVI - Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, Dec. 24, 10 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 25, 4 a.m., and Sunday, Dec. 25, 3 p.m.

Oklahoma

OETA - Oklahoma City, Okla., Saturday, Dec. 24, 9 p.m.

Ohio

WVIZ - Cleveland, Ohio, Saturday, Dec. 24, 11 p.m. andSunday, Dec. 25, 3 a.m.

WOSO - Columbus, Ohio, Saturday, Dec. 24, midnight, Sunday, Dec. 25, 5 a.m., and Sunday, Dec. 25, 4 p.m.

Pennsylvania

WITF - Harrisburg, Pa., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 8 p.m. andSunday, Dec. 25, 3 p.m.

WQLN - Erie, Pa., Thursday, Dec. 22, 8 p.m.

WLVT - Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pa., Saturday, Dec. 24, 11 p.m. and

Sunday, Dec. 25, 6 p.m.

WQED - Pittsburgh, Pa., Sunday, Dec. 25, noon

WPSX - University Park, Pa., Sunday, Dec. 25, 3 p.m.

WHYY - Philadelphia, Pa., Thursday, Dec. 22, 10 p.m.

Tennessee

WTCI - Chattanooga, Tenn., Thursday, Dec. 22, 11 p.m.

WKNO - Memphis, Tenn., Sunday, December 25, 2 a.m.

Texas

KLRN - San Antonio, Tex., Sunday, Dec. 25, 9 a.m.

KWBU - Waco, Tex., Sunday, Dec. 25, 11 p.m.

Washington

KWSU - Pullman, Wash., Sunday, Dec. 18, 9 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2 a.m., and

Sunday, Dec. 25, 6 p.m.

Wisconsin

Milwaukee Public Television, Wis., Saturday, Dec. 24, 6 a.m. (Ch. 36) and Sunday, Dec. 25, 12 a.m. (Ch. 10)

Story posted on Dec. 16, 2005

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