Virginia Episcopal School

VES is a co-ed college preparatory school for boarding and day students in grades 9 – 12. In our intentionally small, diverse and engaging community—260 young men and women and 40 faculty—we guide students to strive Toward Full Stature in their academic, ethical, spiritual and personal growth.

400 VES RoadLynchburg, Virginia24503

Lessons and Carols

Virginia Episcopal School invites you to attend Lessons and Carols

Saturday, December 9, 2023 | Langhorne Memorial Chapel

We all look forward to this very special time of year and the beautiful tradition of our Lessons and Carols services.  We host two services—at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.—with a reception for parents and guests in between. The reception, featuring cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres and holiday cheer, will begin at approximately 6:15, immediately following the first service. 

We encourage you to arrive at least 30 minutes before  the start of the service to find parking and secure your seats in the chapel. 

Please use the garnet button on this page to register for the service you will attend.

Service at 5 p.m.
Families of students in 9th and 10th grades are encouraged to attend this service.
Reception for Parents and Special Guests Following the Service
Head of School Home
Service at 8 p.m. 
Families of students in 11th and 12th grades are encouraged to attend this service. 
Special Guests of the School 
Please join us for the service of your choice.

Langhorne Memorial Chapel will be filled with gorgeous white poinsettias. 

Click Here to REgister & donate a poinsettia

Please Note: The deadline to have your poinsettia listed in the program was December 2, but you can still donate poinsettias through December 9 .