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Glenn Memorial Auditorium

Call: (404) 634-3936 or visit www.glennumc.org

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Saturday December 7, 2019 08:00 pm EST
The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with this candlelit evening service of choral music and scripture with readings by specials guests from the Emory community. Recommended parking: Fishburne Parking Deck, Oxford Road Parking Deck
Cost: $5-$20

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Saturday December 7, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Heralding the beginning of the Christmas season, this candlelit choral concert has been a warm and welcoming Atlanta tradition for 84 years. The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with choral music from the Emory Concert Choir and University Chorus, along with scripture readings by spec...
Cost: $20

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Saturday December 7, 2019 04:00 pm EST
Heralding the beginning of the Christmas season, this candlelit choral concert has been a warm and welcoming Atlanta tradition for 84 years. The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with choral music from the Emory Concert Choir and University Chorus, along with scripture readings by spec...
Cost: $20

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Saturday December 7, 2019 04:00 pm EST
The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with this candlelit evening service of choral music and scripture with readings by specials guests from the Emory community. Recommended parking: Fishburne Parking Deck, Oxford Road Parking Deck
Cost: $5-$20

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Friday December 6, 2019 08:00 pm EST
The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with this candlelit evening service of choral music and scripture with readings by specials guests from the Emory community. Recommended parking: Fishburne Parking Deck, Oxford Road Parking Deck
Cost: $5-$20

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Friday December 6, 2019 08:00 pm EST
Heralding the beginning of the Christmas season, this candlelit choral concert has been a warm and welcoming Atlanta tradition for 84 years. The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with choral music from the Emory Concert Choir and University Chorus, along with scripture readings by spec...
Cost: $20

Family Event: Rick Riordan Returns!

Tuesday September 24, 2019 07:00 pm EDT
Categories: Kids and Family

The Carlos Museum and Decatur’s Little Shop of Stories welcome Rick Riordan back to Atlanta for one of only eight national appearances on the tour for his newest Trials of Apollo book, The Tyrant’s Tomb.

Tickets to the event, which include a pre-signed copy of the book,...
Cost: $5-$22.86

The Richard Ellmann Lecture: Colm Toibin Reading and Signing (Three book limit per person please)

Tuesday November 14, 2017 08:00 pm EST
Reading and Signing (Three book limit per person please)

Tickets required for all events. Tickets are free, but are limited to two (2) tickets per person, per event.

Tickets are available in person at the Arts at Emory Box Office in the Schwartz Center for Performing Arts, by phone at 404.727.5...
Cost: FREE

The Richard Ellmann Lecture: Colm Toibin “John Stanislaus Joyce & Dublin: Old father, old artificer”

Tuesday November 14, 2017 04:00 pm EST
The figure of John Stanislaus Joyce makes its way through a great deal of his son's work. Like the father of Oscar Wilde and W.B. Yeats, James Joyce's father was a great talker and a man of style and wit. Like W.B. Yeats's father, he was more skilled at squandering money than providing for his famil...
Cost: FREE

The Richard Ellmann Lecture: Colm Toibin “John Butler Yeats in Exile: Why Should Not Old Men Be Mad?”

Monday November 13, 2017 08:00 pm EST
John Butler Yeats, an impecunious painter, was considered by many to be one of the best conversationalists of his time. Unlike his son the poet, however, he had great difficulty completing or even starting work, leaving much undone or unfinished. Since he spent the last fifteen years of his life awa...
Cost: FREE

The Richard Ellmann Lecture: Colm Toibin “Sir William Wilde: An Eminent Victorian in Ireland.”

Sunday November 12, 2017 05:00 pm EST
Sir William Wilde, Dublin's most eminent eye and ear doctor, was also a tireless antiquarian and archaeologist.  His house in Merrion Square in Dublin was the center of the city's intellectual life. He was also the subject of gossip and the cause of a court case and a scandal that strangely prefigur...
Cost: FREE

Tomorrow Eyes: Adventuring with the Harp

Friday July 1, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The American Harp Society National Conference presents the winner of the 2013 US International Harp Competition, Remy van Kesteren. The young Dutch harpist is considered one of the major international performers of the instrument and is known for his original and adventurous repertoire.
Cost: $25

American Harp Society National Conference Recital

Thursday June 30, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
The American Harp Society National Conference presents a tribute concert to Susann McDonald, featuring world-renowned harpists Maria Casale, Maria Luisa Rayan, Alethia Duo, Elizabeth Hainen and Naoko Yoshina. Come out and enjoy the beautiful music.
Cost: $25

Collegium Vocale Spring Concert

Friday March 18, 2016 08:00 pm EDT
Stringed instruments are often described as “singing” because of their capacity to emulate the warm tones and nuanced expression of human voices. Composers have exploited this marriage of sound by writing works that combine these musical forces into some of the most exquisite pieces in the reper...
Cost: $20 Adults, $15 Students/Seniors

We Hymn Thee: Russian Sacred Music, Glenn UMC Chancel Choir

Saturday March 7, 2015 07:00 pm EST
The Chancel Choir and soloists of Glenn Memorial UMC present sacred music of Russia in concert March 8 at 7 in the Glenn Sanctuary. The concert is free; an offering will be taken. Free parking is available in Fishburne Deck. The choir sings a cappella works of Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov, and sol...
Cost: Free

Glenn UMC Lessons and Carols

Saturday December 13, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Glenn Memorial United Methodist Church presents Advent Lessons and Carols on the 14th at 11:00 AM in the historic Glenn sanctuary on the Emory campus. 150 singers from Glenn’s children’s, youth, and adult choirs, and instrumentalists offer music proclaiming Advent biblical texts. Pre-service mu...
Cost: free

A Festival of Nine Lessons & Carols

Friday December 5, 2014 07:00 pm EST
The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with this candlelit evening service of choral music and scripture, with readings by special guests from the Emory community.
Cost: $5-$20

Garry Wills

Wednesday September 17, 2014 08:00 pm EDT
Pulitzer Prize-winning author, journalist, and historian Garry Wills is set to give a lecture that focuses on whether government should fund the arts. He joins the Emory University's Candler School of Theology this semester as a distinguished visiting professor. Admission is free, online registratio...
Cost: Free

Paul Muldoon Poetry Reading

Friday February 21, 2014 07:00 pm EST
Pulitzer Prize-winning Irish poet Paul Muldoon will give a free reading at Glenn Auditorium on the Emory campus. Due to limited seating, tickets are required and can be obtained through the Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts box office (tickets.arts.emory.edu; service fee for online and phone o...
Cost: Free

Jonathan LaCrosse Lecture

Friday February 22, 2013 07:00 pm EST
The Shutze Awards Commences with and morning lecture by Atlanta architect, Jonathan LaCrosse.
Cost: $15

Maurice Clerc, organ

Monday November 12, 2012 07:00 pm EST
Clerc performs on the refurbished Casavant Organ as part of the University Organist Recital Series.Glenn Auditorium1652 North Decatur RoadAtlanta, GA 30322View or download a PDF of the program.Recommended ParkingFishburne Parking DeckOxford Road Parking Deck
Cost: FREE

Salman Rushdie

Saturday November 3, 2012 08:00 pm EDT
Celebrated author Salman Rushdie visits Emory University to discuss his experiences while hiding from the outrage caused by his novel The Satanic Verses, which was condemned by the Ayatollah Khomeini in 1989.
Cost:

CNN DIALOGUES: The Arab ??Spring': A Path to Democracy?

Wednesday February 8, 2012 07:00 pm EST
A singular protest by a Tunisian street vendor ignited rebellion, resistance and regime change that spurred a tumultuous year across the Arab world. Is this truly an Arab Spring? Moderated by CNN Anchor & Correspondent Hala Gorani, the fourth CNN Dialogues event brings together activists, scholars a...
Cost: Free - registration required

CNN DIALOGUES: The Arab ??Spring': A Path to Democracy?

Wednesday February 8, 2012 07:00 pm EST
A protest by a Tunisian street vendor ignited rebellion and regime change that spurred a tumultuous year across the Arab world. Now, armed with media, vibrant voices are emerging from the region to challenge political control and cultural traditions. What is often called the “cradle of civilization...
Cost: Free

Festival of nine lessons and carols

Friday December 2, 2011 07:00 pm EST
The Emory tradition established in 1935 continues with this candlelit evening service of choral music and scripture, with readings by special guests from the community.
Cost: $5-$15

James Carroll Lecture - Jesus: An Undiscovered Faith

Sunday November 13, 2011 07:00 pm EST
Award-winning author, Boston Globe columnist and former Catholic priest James Carroll will give a free public lecture entitled “Jesus: An Undiscovered Faith.” Carroll acknowledges how little is known of the historical Jesus, and how the Christ of faith can be shattered by violent interruptions in hi...
Cost: free

Isabelle Demers, organ, Emory University Organist Recital Series

Saturday November 12, 2011 07:00 pm EST
Come to Glenn where talented Juilliard doctoral student Isabelle Demers performs thrilling music of Liszt and his star pupil, Julius Reubke.
Cost: free

Watergate's Impact on Current Day Politics

Tuesday October 25, 2011 08:00 pm EDT
Legendary news reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein will discuss “Watergate’s Impact on Current Day Politics.” Visitor parking is available in the Fishburne and Oxford Road parking decks on the Emory campus. Woodward and Bernstein are making a limited number of appearances in commemoration of t...
Cost: Free
1660 North Decatur Road, Emory University
Atlanta, GA 30307
(404) 634-3936
Place of Worship
Hours
Monday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM, 4:30 – 7:00 PM