Laurens tree festival
The Laurens Festival of Trees is now open to the public, through Sunday, Dec. 30 in the Laurens United Methodist Church complex.
This is a nondenominational event. The hours for the Festival will be from 2-8 p.m. each day except Monday and Tuesday and Christmas Day.
The Festival Theme for 2007 is "Laurens at 125." This year the Festival is being planned to close out the Laurens Quasquicentennial year.
Thirty trees have been registered and decorated for all to enjoy. There is no admission fee, but a free will donation will be available with proceeds to defray expenses.
No trees or decorations from the trees will be for sale during the festival. Hosts and Hostesses will be available.
New Year rock
The Storm Lake classic rock band Third Warning presents a New Year's Eve Musical Celebration at The Reservation in Laurens, Monday Dec. 31st.