December 6, 2014
Break out the recipes, gather the ingredients and roll out the dough! It’s time to start baking cookies for the 10th Annual Cookie Contest. On Saturday, December 6, bring your delectable entries to Mutual Savings Bank, 80 E. Jefferson Street in Franklin. The contest will be divided into three age divisions: Children, ages 12 and under; Teens, ages 13 to 17; and adults, ages 18 and older. Purdue Extension Services of Johnson County will judge cookie entries. The winner in each age division will be awarded $50 courtesy of Mutual Savings Bank.
Cookie Contest Schedule:
3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Cookie entries accepted
4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. – Storytime with Mrs. Claus
5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. – Enjoy the Holiday Lighting Parade
6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – Craft Time with Mrs. Claus and all Cookies Displayed
New this year! Ribbons will be awarded in each age division for the following categories: 1. Best presentation on plate 2. Best uniformed style 3. Best flavor 4. Best topping, icing or decoration 5. Best originality 6. Best level of difficulty Contest sponsored by Johnson County Public Library, Friends of Johnson County Public Library and Mutual Savings Bank. You don’t want to miss this annual tradition! Register for the cookie contest online at www.pageafterpage.org/cookiecontest or on the day of contest.
For more information, please contact Pam Caito at 317-738-2957.
It’s time to light up the night and spread holiday cheer! The Festival of Lights Parade, thanks to Old National Bank, is a fun, family tradition that steps off at 6:00 pm. Immediately following the parade turn your attention to the sky for Thomasson, Thomasson, Long and Guthrie presents QMIX Christmas Musical Fireworks!
We’ll see you downtown for the most magical time of the year! Thomasson, Thomasson, Long & Guthrie presents QMIX Christmas Musical Fireworks! This family tradition of fireworks set to your favorite holiday tunes continues right after the Festival of Lights Parade at 7:30!
December 13, 2014
December 29, 2014
Monday December 29, 6:00 p.m., Red Room
Kwanza is a celebration that honors African heritage in African-American culture. It is observed from December 26 through January 1. Tonight’s program will feature this year’s theme Practicing the Culture of Kwanza: Living the Seven Principles. After the program there will be a feast in the Conference Room. Those attending are asked to bring a side dish. This celebration has been organized by the local NAACP.