Live nativity set at Salem Wesleyan Church
SALEM- The Salem Wesleyan Methodist Church, 1095 Newgarden Ave., will host a live nativity from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14. The event will feature live animals, caroling and hot cocoa and cookies, as well as Christmas readings every half hour.
Nativity Display planned at Villa Maria
VILLA MARIA, Pa.- The 7th annual Nativity Display sponsored by Humility of Mary Sisters featuring more than 260 nativity sets from around the world is being held from noon to 5 p.m. Dec. 8 and 9 at Villa Maria Community Center, Villa Maria, Pa. A full course spaghetti dinner will be served from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday costing $6.25 for a large dinner and $5.75 for a smaller portion. Children under 7 eat for free.
Special Christmas performances are planned, free of charge, including harpist Kirk Kupensky on Saturday. Performances Sunday feature Humility of Mary violinists, Sisters Paulette Kirchensteiner and Toby Lardie; the New Bedford Presbyterian Church Choir; Seraphim Choir; and the Shenango Area High School Choir.
For information contact Coordinator Kathleen Perry at 1-724-964-8920 ext. 3348.
Gospel sing set at Bethesda Life Church
SALEM- The Bethesda Life Church, 357 N.Howard Ave., will host a gospel sing at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 7.
Fund raiser set at Come Stay Pet Resort
CANFIELD- The Come Stay and Play Pet Resort, 3150 S. Raccoon Road, will host a fund raiser for F5RS, a non-profit rescue and sanctuary for pocket pets, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 16. Pictures with Santa will be available for $5 each.
First Friends to host 'Grinch' performance
SALEM- First Friends Church, 1028 Jennings Ave., will host the production "How the Grinch Almost Stole Christmas," at 7 p.m. Sunday. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with refreshments and the Elegance String Quartet. The event is free and no tickets are required. For information call the church office at 330-332-0001.
Family and Children First report ready
LISBON- The Family and Children First Council of Columbiana County has completed the year end report for Fiscal Year 2012. This report is available for public review by contacting Coordinator Ginger Wilczak at 330-424-0195 or by stopping in the office located at 27 Vista Dr.