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Press Release | Dec. 5, 2023

Coast Guard Academy Hosts Annual Lessons and Carols Service

Coast Guard Academy

New London, Conn.  – The United States Coast Guard Academy is excited to host this year's Lessons and Carols service. The event will take place on Wednesday, December 6th, at 6:30 pm in Leamy Hall at the Coast Guard Academy.


A hallmark of the Academy's holiday season, the Lessons and Carols service is a time-honored tradition that brings together cadets, faculty, staff, and the local community to celebrate the spirit of the season through scripture readings and timeless carols, capturing the essence of the holiday season. The event will feature music from multiple Coast Guard musical groups.


The Lessons and Carols service is open to the public, offering an invitation to residents of New London and surrounding areas to join the Academy in commemorating this festive tradition. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early to secure their seats and share in the joy of the season.


Event Details:

What: Annual Lessons and Carols service

Where: Leamy Hall, Coast Guard Academy, New London, CT

When: Wednesday, December 6th, 6:30 pm