CHRISTMAS MOVIE AND AWARDING OF SILENT AUCTION ITEMS: The River Run Church of the Nazarene in Detroit will be holding a Family Movie Night on Friday, December 19th. A Christmas movie favorite will be shown. Join them for a relaxing and fun filled evening. Before the movie is shown, they will allow final bidding on silent auction items. Last minute bids and bidders will be accepted from 5:30 to 6 PM. The movie will be shown, immediately following the close of bidding, in the Town Meeting Room of the Detroit Town Hall, located at 35 South Main Street in Detroit. The silent auction items will be awarded after the movie is over. All unclaimed silent auction items must be picked between 2 PM and 4 PM on Sunday, December 21st. This event is free and open to the public. Popcorn, snacks, and beverages will be available. For more information, please call or leave a message at 487-5517. Missed calls will be returned as soon as possible.
FELLOWSHIP MEAL AND CHRISTMAS GIFT EXCHANGE: The River Run Church of the Nazarene will be hosting a free community fellowship meal on Sunday, December 21st. The fellowship meal will begin at 1 PM. Food will be available until 2 PM or while supplies last. The menu for Decembers’ fellowship meal is “Friendship Soup”, ham and cheese sandwiches, salad, bread, dessert, beverages, and more. In addition, they will be holding their traditional Christmas Gift Exchange immediately following the fellowship meal. Those wishing to participate in the gift exchange should bring a gift from $3 to $6 in value to share. Door prizes will be drawn. The meal is free and open to all. It will be served at the Detroit Town Hall, located at 35 South Main Street in Detroit. For more information, please call or leave a message at 487-5517. Missed calls will be returned as soon as possible.
COOKIE WALK: The First Congregational Church of Pittsfield on Somerset Avenue invites you to their Fourth Annual Cookie Walk on Saturday, December 20th from 9 AM to 12 PM. There will be a variety of cookies to choose from. Fill a small box for $3 or a large box for $6.
FREE CHRISTMAS CONCERT: The Newport Community Band will perform a free Christmas Concert at the Peoples United Methodist Church on Saturday, December 20th at 7 PM. Everyone is welcome to attend. The church is located at 131 Main Street in Newport.
POLAR EXPRESS PAJAMA PARTY: The Newport Cultural Center invites everyone of all ages to the Annual Polar Express Pajama Party on Thursday, December 18th at 6 PM. Wear your warmest pajamas and settle down with cups of hot chocolate and listen to a reading of Chris Van Allsburg’s holiday favorite The Polar Express. After the reading, make a holiday craft and decorate some cookies. So bring your holiday cheer, and welcome aboard the Polar Express. For additional information, please contact the Cultural Center at 368-5074 or visit newportculturalcenter.org. The Cultural Center is located at 154 Main Street in Newport.