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January 23, 2019

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Vancrest invites you to its third Christmas craft show

It's Dec. 8 - 34 vendors plus Santa!

Vancrest will hold its third annual Christmas craft show with 34 vendors this year—and Santa will be there, too.

The sale of holiday and everyday items will take place from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8. Vancrest is located on SR 81 West across from the Ada Schools.
Shoppers will find a huge variety of merchandise to choose from—jewelry, Christmas towels, cookies, and all manner of unique crafts.

Letters to Santa

You may write a letter to Santa at the Sullivan-Johnson House in Kenton between now and Friday, Dec. 14. For more information, call the Hardin County Historical Museums at 419-673-7147.

Free showing of "The Polar Express" Dec 8 in Ada Theatre

Sponsored by Century 21 Sunway Realty; prize gift bags will be handed out

Make plans to attend the free viewing of "The Polar Express,' staring Tom Hanks, shown at the Ada Theatre at noon, Saturday, Dec. 8.

Century 21 Sunway Realty, LLC, sponsors the free show, according to Becky Reed of the realty company. "The free show is a gift from us to the community," she said, adding, " We will hand out gift bags to the first 100 attending."

The story
In case you've not watched this movie, here's a short summary -Tom Hanks plays the train conductor of a magical train heading for the North Pole, in addition to five other parts.

Hardin County Historical Museum open house


The Hardin County Historical Museums Christmas open house will be 1-4 p.m. on Saturday at 223 N. Main in Kenton. There will be live music, and Santa will be there.

Christmas at Apollo Craft Show

Dec. 1 at Apollo Career Center

Apollo Career Center Christmas at Apollo Craft show will be held Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. One of the largest craft shows in the region, Apollo will host well over 100 vendors featuring unique handcrafted items. Admission is $3 and children 12 and under are free. There is food available for breakfast and lunch.

The craft show is a school-wide activity that provides the students community involvement, and raises money for all five student organizations. to assist with community service projects and competitions. 

Hardin courthouse decked out

Lights officially turned on Tuesday night

Photos by Ken Collins
The Hardin County Courthouse, Kenton, is decked out in its seasonal splendor once again.  The holiday lights were officially turned on this past Tuesday and burn  nightly throughout the season.