Samford Holiday Traditions Scheduled for Thursday

A pair of Samford holiday traditions, the Hanging of the Green and Lighting of the Way, will take place on Thursday evening.

The Hanging of the Green, a Christmas worship service led by honorees from the senior class, will begin at 6 p.m. in Reid Chapel. The Lighting of the Way, which culminates in the illumination of the campus Christmas tree, will begin at 7 p.m. and take place along Centennial Walk and the University Quad.

Started in 1980, 2015 marks the 35th edition of these cherished holiday events.