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December 13, 2012

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THURSDAY

DEC. 13, 2012

• RawSkinCeuticals hosts a coat drive for Salvation Army from 5-8:30 p.m. at Serendipity on Main Street. Coat donations and cash donations will benefit the coat drive and Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program. The coat drive will be held during a Green Wellness Open House. RawSkinCeuticals will donate 30 percent of any product sales during that evening to the Salvation Army as well. For more information, phone 317-306-8500 or email sarah@rawskinceuticals.com.

• Byng High School students present It’s a Wonderful Life Dec. 13, 14 and 15 in a unique radio-for-stage adaptation of the Frank Capra movie, written by Tony Palermo.

Performances start at 7 p.m. The Dec. 13 performance will be simulcast on the Gospel Station Network 88.3 and 105.1 FM. Many sound effects for the show will be produced live on stage. Also, 1940s-style commercials, sung by Byng choir students, will be intermixed with the radio play.

Starring in the main roles are Casey Marks as George Bailey, Haley O’Bryant as Mary, Tommus Gerwin as Henry Potter and Caleb Shaw as Clarence. Tickets for each show are $3 for students and $5 for non-students.

FRIDAY

DEC. 14, 2012

• The Polar Express Park Train will make its opening season’s run Friday, Nov. 23, at 6 p.m. Braving the cold, it will circle Wintersmith Park, giving passengers a special view of the holiday lights. The train will be open to the public each Friday and Saturday evening until Christmas between 6-9 p.m. All rides are free.  A complimentary cup of hot chocolate awaits passengers returning from their journey. These special trips are provided for children between the ages of 1 and 100 and are a gift from the Kiwanis Clubs of Ada. 

• Al Anon meets at 8 p.m. each Friday at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church. 

• The Peach Town Opry in Stratford  hosts a gospel music show on the second Friday of each month starting at 7 p.m. Everyone is encouraged to share their talents in the open microphone shows. The Opry is located inside the American Legion Post 191 building on US 177 north of the four-way stop in Stratford.  For more information, phone Carole Grigg at (580)320-4319.

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