Beginning of Year Announcement 2021

Dear Friends,

This communication shares information about several important events taking place at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon during the upcoming academic year. After a year in which so many plans were affected as a result of the COVID pandemic, we are excited to announce that, as of now, we are anticipating the ability to host events without the limiting factor of COVID protocols. As always, please see our website ( for up-to-date information as the times for these events approach. For those events that may be of interest to your congregation, feel free to copy and paste pertinent information into your weekly bulletin or other means of congregational communication.

August 25 – Opening Service

Opening Service at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary—The opening service for the 2021–22 school year at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary will take place on Wednesday, August 25, at 7:00 p.m. in the seminary chapel. This service will be livestreamed for those interested in viewing online.

October 2 – Friends of the Seminary Day

Friends of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary—The Friends of the Seminary Day provides an opportunity to spend a morning at WLS for fellowship and mutual encouragement while learning more about Christ’s mission as carried out by the seminary. For more information, please visit

December 12 – Christmas Concerts

Christmas at the Seminary—The Seminary Chorus of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary will, God-willing, present its annual Christmas concert on Sunday, December 12. The same concert will be offered twice, with performances at 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. Held in the campus auditorium, the concert includes anthems by the choir and hymns and carols for choir, congregation, and instruments.

For annual planning calendars, please note the following:

Thursday, May 26, 2022—Call Day Service at 10:00 a.m. and Graduation Concert at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, May 27, 2022—Graduation Service at 10:00 a.m.


David F. Bivens

Special Events Committee

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary