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December 6, 2019

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Christmas Luncheon for senior citizens at school

The 27th annual Ada Schools senior citizens Christmas luncheon will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at the gymnasium of the K-12 building.

The Varsity Singers will perform at the conclusion of the meal. Residents of the Ada school district, who are 62 or older are invited.

Call 419-634-6421 for reservations for the free meal.

There's nothing like a festival of trees

View the festival from photos on the Icon, but visit CHP to place your bid

Don't wait! Closing bids are a 6 p.m. on Friday.

This year's Festival of Trees at Community Health Professionals,1200 S. Main St., comes to a close soon and bidders will find many decorated trees, wreaths and holiday decor items on the bid rack.

Proceeds benefit CHP hospice program.

Among items to bid on include a live tree for planting, donated by Guyton Builders. You can't miss this tree, as it is in the entrance to the entire display.

Several festival events continue for the rest of the week:

Rotary Club invites you to food-wine pairing Dec. 5

The Ada Rotary Club will sponsor a food and wine pairing at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at The Inn at ONU.

There will be fine wines paired with food, live music, and a holiday atmosphere for the event. Cost is $48 per person, plus tax and gratuity.

During the event, the Rotary club will also hold a holiday raffle and silent auction.

Proceeds will support Rotary community projects. Call 419-772-2500 for reservations.

The Inn at ONU is ready for the holiday season

Here's a schedule of Christmas-related events planned at The Inn at ONU.

• Breakfast with Santa
   Saturday, Nov. 30, 9 to 11 a.m.

• Rotary Club
   Holiday food and wine paring fundraiser
   Thursday, Dec. 5, 6 p.m.

• PaintINN
   Tuesday, Dec. 10, or Wednesday, Dec. 11, 6 p.m.

• Christmas carol sing along
   Friday, Dec. 13, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

• Cookies and cheer
   Wednesday, Dec. 18, 6-7:30 p.m.

Beatitudes, VFW, Lions put on a free Thanksgiving dinner

From 4 to 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 26, at VFW Hall

Ready for a Thanksgiving dinner?

Beatitudes, 210 N. Main St., has teamed with the Ada Lions Club and Ada VFW Post  9381 for a free Thanksgiving dinner open to the public.

This year’s dinner is moved from Beatitudes to the Ada VFW Hall, 2147 State Route 235, and the Lions will sponsor the dinner. Serving time is from 4 to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 26 (in place of the regularly-scheduled crockpot Tuesday).

And, during Thanksgiving week, Beatitudes will be closed Wednesday through Sunday, Nov. 27 to Nov. 30.

Raffle continues through Nov. 22
Don’t forget about the Beatitudes holiday raffle underway now through Friday, Nov. 22.

22nd Festival of Trees opens Monday

Events every day next week at Community Health Professionals

This year's Festival of Trees at Community Health Professionals is set for 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. on Monday-Friday, Nov. 18-22. Auction will take place at CHP, 1200 S. Main. 

Many decorated trees, wreaths, and holiday decor items will be up for bid. Proceeds benefit CHP hospice program. Bidding will close on Friday, Nov. 22 at 6 p.m.

The 22nd annual Festival of Trees has several events planned, in addition to the auction items.

Here's the schedule: