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The Methodist Home for Children and Youth: Day 6 of 13 Days of Giving

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth: Day 6 of 13 Days of Giving

The Methodist Home for Children and Youth is more than a home for children, it is also a home for a host of children and family programs and services.

You can help with The Methodist Home for Children and Youth by adopting a child or cottage for Christmas.

Learn more by visiting www.themethodisthome.org, e-mail information@themethodisthome.org or call 478-751-2800.

We'll have more on Methodist Home for Children and Youth on 13WMAZ Eyewitness news today and tonight.

Day 3 of 13 Days of Giving: Twilight Moms

Day 3 of 13 Days of Giving: Twilight Moms

Twilight Moms of Middle Georgia is a non-profit group that was formed in 2009 to bring together Moms (women who are over 21, married or have children) who are fans of the Twilight Series by Stephenie Meyer.  

They not only enjoy meeting and sharing enthusiasm for this series but love helping local and national charities while having fun.

How You Can Help:
Twilight Moms will have an event on Dec. 3 from 10 p.m.-Midnight at the Galleria in Centerville.  Twilight Moms will celebrate the release of Eclipse on DVD but will also have several fundraisers during the event.  They will have a Cookies for Kids with Cancer bake sale, will collect items for Christmas for the Children’s Hospital and will also collect canned food items for Monroe County EMS.

Contact the Twilight Moms of Middle Georgia by e-mailing cindyadrien@twilightmomsofmiddlega.com or call 478-951-4311.

We'll have more on 13WMAZ Eyewitness News.

Perry High to Present Annual Interactive Cemetery Tour

Perry High to Present Annual Interactive Cemetery Tour

Perry High School drama students will present an annual interactive tour of Perry’s historic Evergreen Cemetery on Saturday, Dec. 11 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. 

Tours last approximately 25 minutes and are given every 15 minutes beginning at the front gates.   The tour is called “Echoes of Evergreen.”

The tour introduces the audience to residents buried in Evergreen and provides insight into what role they played in the community.  The guided tours include monologues by the students in period costume.  The production is a partnership between Joe Sendek, drama teacher, and Ellie Loudermilk, Perry historian.

Christmas at the Square to Take Place Sunday

Christmas at the Square, an annual event that takes place at the historic downtown courthouse on Dec. 5, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Schedule:

5-6 p.m.  

Music by Mitchell's Academy of Music

Morningside Elementary Choir, King's Chapel Elementary, Westfield High School Choir, Perry Pep Band, and the Perry Players

6:00 p.m.  

Welcome by Mayor Jimmie Faircloth

Christmas Greeting by Pastor Parker Agnew of Perry Presbyterian Church

Lighting of the Christmas Tree by the Perry Players

Reading of Luke 2 by Father Nicholas Manzell of St. Patrick's Catholic Church

The Singing of Christmas Carols by all

 

Free hot chocolate and the opportunity to take pictures with a live manger will be available.

The event is sponsored by Perry Ministerial Association.

Choir to Perform at Perry United Methodist Church

On Dec. 1, at 6 p.m. The JOY Choir (older adults) will perform  “God With Us, Emmanuel” at Perry United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

Classic and contemporary carols will be performed with narration of the Christmas story.

Perry United Methodist Church is located at 1002 Main Street.

Christmas Trip to Stone Mountain

Perry Parks and Recreation Hosts Stone Mountain Christmas Trip on Dec. 18.

Belvin A.M.E Church to Celebrate 145th Anniversary

Belvin A.M.E. Church will celebrate its 145th church anniversary on Dec. 12 at 2 p.m.

Special guest Pastor Allen L. Waters Jr. and the church family of New Hope Baptist Church from Montezuma, Ga. will celebrate with Belvin A.M.E Church.

For more information, call 478-988-4056.