Join us for a Christmas Story presented by the children of Maplewood United Methodist Church.
Saturday, December 15, 2012
Friday, December 14, 2012
Michael Mette will be performing acoustic selections from his latest album 'Bring Forth The Light' and the Immaculate Conception PSR program will be performing a Christmas Pageant based on Christmas Carols.
Monday, December 10, 2012
Christmas classics, Spanish guitar, and festive footwork will delight you this season with a dance performance and educational highlights of Spain.
The management of Care and Counseling shares tips to avoid holiday stress. The O'Fallon office located at 835 West Terra Lane inside Lighthouse Pentecostal Church.
The management team of Care and Counseling, at 835 West Terra Lane, O'Fallon, has offered some tips to help avoid stress related to the holidays. To quote Chevy Chase’s line from National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation “It’s the holidays and we’re all miserable.” There is truth to this in that there are expectations put on us by others and by ourselves at this time of year. Feelings are closer to the surface. The following suggestions may help: Happy Holidays from the Management Team at Care and Counseling!
Thursday, December 6, 2012
Carly Simon wrote, “Anticipation, anticipation, is makin’ me late, is keepin’ me waitin’.”
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
The Thanksgiving holiday falls as early as possible because November begins with a Thursday. You'll have more time to Christmas shop if "Black Friday" is the official start.
Some residents and businesses will start stringing up the Christmas lights as soon as the Halloween decorations come down, but hardcore shoppers know when their dream season begins. Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, has become the accepted if unofficial start time of the Christmas rush. It's a huge day for retailers but only the first of a roughly month-long extravaganza. And thanks to Abe Lincoln, who decreed Thanksgiving a national holiday, Franklin D. Roosevelt, who signed into law that it should fall on the fourth Thursday in November, and Pope Gregory XIII, who blessed the calendar we use by papal bull, 2012 has the longest possible shopping season. To explain: With Nov. 1 falling on Thursday, the fourth Thursday and …
The Gardenland Express is only one of a wide variety of events marking the holiday season. Traditional celebrations for Chanukah, Christmas and Kwanzaa are also planned.
The Missouri Botanical Garden outlined its season-long schedule of holiday events in a news release recently. Included in the holiday events are flora, toy trains, holiday crafts and plenty of holiday decorations. The Missouri Botanical Garden is sharing the spirit of the holiday season with an abundance of festivities to create lasting memories for young and old alike. Enjoy the return of the colorful Gardenland Express holiday flower and train show, two weekends filled with holiday carols and visits with Santa, holiday décor, traditional Chanukah and Kwanzaa celebrations, and more. For detailed information on the complete lineup of holiday happenings, visit the Garden's website. Gardenland Express The annual Gardenland Express holiday …