Locust Grove to celebrate 175 years

Locust Grove Baptist Church at 12015 Washingtonville Road, Salem, will celebrate 175 years during “An Old-Fashioned Christmas” from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Guests will have the opportunity to peruse pictures, historical displays and artifacts going back to 1842. Food and refreshments will be available throughout the day. Jim Popp, a Locust Grove member, will present a country western concert during the afternoon. The event is free and open to the public. Period costuming is welcome, but not required. (Submitted photo)