Now Until December 22
The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has partnered with the United States Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program to collect toys for the children in Madison County. They are collecting until Dec. 22. Toys can be dropped off at Madison County Community Bank, Wendy’s Flower Shop, Madison Police Department or the Madison County Sheriff’s Office.
The Aucilla Christian Academy will be presenting their Christmas musical “We Three Spies” at 7 p.m., at the school, for family and friends. The school’s fifth graders will show how God is in control and that true treasure isn’t anything that can be held or touched, by way of acting, songs, sign language and choreography. The performance is free.
December 12 & 13
The Town of Greenville will be hosting its 29th Annual Country Christmas and invites everyone to join in the celebration. Festivities start at 5 p.m. with a bake-off at the Multi-Purpose Center in Greenville, followed by entertainment and refreshments. Saturday’s events begin at 9 a.m. with arts, crafts and food vendors, followed by a parade, music and prizes, with the event lasting all day. For more information, contact Marshal Norris at (850) 948-2720 or Kathy Reams at (850) 948-1709.
The Annual MLK Winter Celebration banquet this year will be held at the Suwannee County Coliseum, located at 1302 11th St. in Live Oak. Guest speaker will be Martin Luther King, III, with the message title “Pursue a positive dream; believe it, achieve it.” A donation of $50 will cover the evening, including a catered dinner. Doors open at 6 p.m.
NFCC will be holding a Chemistry Day at the Morris G. Steen Science Center (bldg. 34) at the college, located at 325 NW Turner Davis Drive in Madison. Everyone is invited for a fun day dedicated to exploring, demonstrating and interacting with the astonishing world of chemistry. Demonstrations include flame tests, crystal tree, silicate garden, foam city, elephant toothpaste and more. 9:30-11:30 a.m. is for students in eighth grade and below and 9th grade and above is from 1:30-3:30 p.m. For more information contact Francis Agama at (850) 973-1646 or email@example.com.
Genesis Missionary Baptist Church will be holding their Season of Advent Candle Light Service at 5:30 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this joyous occasion, located at the church on 2069 NE Colin Kelly Highway in Madison.
Lee is hosting a Holiday Lights Contest on Dec. 18. Those who are on water utility billing are automatically entered. People can vote for their favorite house prior to Dec. 18 at Lee Town Hall. Winners will be announced on Dec. 19. First place will win $50, second place will win $30 and third place will win $20.
January 11, 2015
Genesis Missionary Baptist Church will have their 6th Annual Church Anniversary. The church and Rev. Oliver Bradley will welcome speaker Rev. George Williams and the Mt. Olive M.B. Church family from Perry at the church, located at 2069 NE Colin Kelly Hwy in Madison. Dinner will be served and everyone is invited.