The Kalif Shrine will present their annual Christmas party Dec. 7.
All kids are welcome to enjoy free hot dogs and chips, soft drinks, gifts and a visit from Santa.
The party will start at 2 p.m. at 145 W. Loucks St.
The Dog and Cat shelter will host their annual Pet Photos with Santa on Saturday.
Pictures are $10 and all proceeds benefit the shelter.
The Cottonwood is located at 1949 Sugarland Drive.
For more information contact the shelter at 674-7694.
Dig out your ugly sweaters and gather your teams for a Christmas scavenger hunt.
On Saturday from 5:30-9 p.m. a city wide scavenger hunt will be held, starting at 118 W. Fifth St.
The cost is $20 per team if preregistered or $30 at the door.
Each participant must also bring a white elephant Christmas gift.
Each team must be able to fit all of their participants in one vehicle.
Gifts with then be selected starting with those with the highest total points.
Christmas treats will be served and Christmas team photos will be taken.
To register call Lorrie at 752-4207.
The 23rd annual Community Holiday Dinner will be held on Dec. 8 at the Holiday Inn.
Free transportation to the dinner is available by calling the Sheridan Senior Center at 674-9272.
The Holiday Inn is located at 1809 Sugarland Dr.
This series will look at stories about the often unrecognized people in our country who live outside the mainstream of culture.
These novels encourage readers to see themselves through the eyes of fellow Americans who don’t, for various reasons, “fit in.”
The discussion group will meet one Monday a month from September through December at 6:30 p.m. at the Story Library.
The discussions will be moderated by Norleen Healy.
Books in this series are:
Sept. 9 discussion — Bone by Fay Myenne Ng
Oct. 7 discussion — Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons
Nov. 4 discussion — Bronx Primitive by Kate Simon
Dec. 9 discussion — A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris
The books are available for checkout at the Story Library.
For more information contact Jo Elliott at 683-2922.
Classes will be held the second Tuesday of each month starting in September and ending in June.
The class schedule is:
• Dec. 10 — time management
• Jan. 14 — basic computers
• Feb. 11 — basics of Microsoft Word
• March 11 — writing attention-grabbing resumes
• April 8 — successful interviews
• May 13 — critical thinking
• June 10 — providing “wow” customer service
All classes are free and will be held from 8-11 a.m. at Sheridan College Main Street, 171 N. Main St. Pre-registration is required.
Call 674-6446, ext. 4501, for more information or to register.
Tongue River High School will host the annual Taste of Tongue River on Tuesday. The showcase of the Music, Art and Family and Consumer Science department students will begin at 5:30 p.m. Projects will be on display, the TRHS and middle school music students will perform and then a sampling of food from the FACS culinary students will be offered. The event is free and open to everyone. The high school is located at 1150 Main St., Dayton. For more information contact Brandi Miller at 655-9541 or Pat Mischke at 751-3533.
The Sheridan High School choirs will perform a Christmas concert on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Mixed Choir, the Treblemakers, Cantabile, Spectrum and Honor Choir will all perform. A variety of pieces including traditional Christmas carols, a sing-a-long set and “Hallelujah” from Handel’s Messiah will be performed. The concert is free and open to the community on a first come, first save basis. The performance will be in the Sue Henry Theatre at SHS. There will not be a 1 p.m. concert as there has been in past years. For more information call Ashley Lecholat at 672-2495 extension 1114. SHS is located at 1056 Long Dr.
An artists’ reception for the annual SAGE Members Winter Show will be held Dec. 12 at the Sagebrush Art Center.
The show at the SAGE Exhibit Gallery inside Sheridan College Main Street is open now and runs through Dec. 30.
The reception will run from 5:30-7 p.m.
The public is invited and refreshments will be served.
For more information contact the center at 674-1970.
The gallery is located at 171 N. Main St.