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Events for the Holidays

Tuesday, December 9, 2003

Christmas Tour of Homes

Need something fun to do on a Sunday afternoon? Why not get a group of friends and go on CommUNITY Education's Christmas Tour of Homes on Sunday, December 14, from 2-5 p.m. For those who purchase tickets, AmeriHost Inn will be serving refreshments from 1:30-5 p.m. You can start your tour off there or wait until after you've been through the homes to enjoy a warm cup of hot chocolate. While there be sure to register for a chance to win a night in a Whirlpool Suite. For those of you who would rather not drive, there will be a tour bus that will depart from AmeriHost at approximately 2:15 p.m.

Jim and Sally Anderson, Steve and Terry Brashears, Chuck and Carla Offenburger and Todd and Laurie Oxley will open their homes. Tickets are $8 and can be purchased at the following locations: Abner Bell's Coffeehouse, AmeriHost Inn, Brown's Shoe Fit Co., Buena Vista Stationery, Hoffman's Flowers and Candle Shop, Sugar Bowl, The Peach Blossom, SL Chamber of Commerce and CommUNITY Education.

Special Lunch & Such at Witter

The Witter Gallery will share a holiday-themed Lunch and Such event, Wednesday, December 10, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. This will be the last luncheon of the season.

A group of Carol Peterson's Storm Lake High School music students will provide the musical entertainment Wednesday - Erin Anderson on violin, Maya Peterson on cello and Tessa Winterton on piano.

The holiday menu includes vegetable been and cheese soups with crackers, red & green salad, pumpkin pie and hot apple cider with candy canes, all prepared by the talented Lunch and Such volunteers under the direction of Jo Lussman. Cost is $5 per person. Visitors will also be able to enjoy the December art exhibit, "Conversations in Red" by the 20/21 group of local artists. Everyone is welcome.

Pat Boone concert in Spencer

Pat Boone's Holiday Show is coming to the new Clay County Regional Event Center in Spencer for one show at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 11. Tickets are available at the ticket office of the event center and at all TicketMaster outlets including Spencer Hy-Vee. They can be charged by phone at 262-4554 or ordered online at www.ticketmaster.com.

Stepperettes holiday tour set

The Albert City-Truesdale Stepperettes Drill Team sponsors a "Holiday Tour of Homes" on Sunday, Dec. 14, 3-5 p.m. in Albert City. Tickets are $5 in advance, available from Stepperettes or at the Straw Horse, or $6 at the door. Tours leave from AC-T school.