Upcoming events

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By The Staff

Music sought for ?Light Up?

The GFWC Williston Junior Woman?s Club is looking for children?s and youth choirs or musical groups to participate in the Light Up Williston festivities. Groups should be prepared to perform 10-15 minutes of holiday-themed music at the pavilion in Linear Park during Light Up Williston on Dec. 7.

Please call Monique at 528-7676 for more information.

Poinsettias for sale

It?s that time again! Poinsettias are almost red and ready to go on sale just in time for the holiday season! The Williston High School FFA chapters are once again selling Poinsettias to raise money for upcoming events and activities. The plants cost $7.50 a piece and may be purchased as a single plant or in bulk. The price includes the plant, pot, wrapping paper and instructions on how to care for the plant. They are sold right out of the greenhouse located behind the Ag shop at Williston High School. We will also be offering a limited supply of white poinsettias which will be hand decorated so hurry and make your order before it?s too late! For more information contact the WHS Ag Department at 352-528-2153.

Choir hosts Reunion

The LTD Gospel Choir of Williston will be hosting a Reunion weekend.

The LTD GOSPEL CHOIR, formed in 1979 as an interdenominational music ministry, included youth, young and older adults from the Williston, Raleigh, Archer, and surrounding communities. They ministered through gospel music in many churches in the local and surrounding communities. Gospel music service will be held at the Nolan Baptist Church (Raleigh) on Friday, Nov. 30 at 7:30 p.m. and a Reunion Concert on Saturday, Dec. 1 at 7 p.m., featuring the former members of LTD and others. Everyone is invited. For more information, please contact Mimi Johnson at 528-2170, Lura Cohens at 352-246-7723 or Lori Harris 528-5984.

Legion meetings moved

All American Legion members should take note that Post 236, until further notice, will hold its meetings at the VFW Post 5511, located on Alt. U.S. 27 in Williston. Meetings are on the first Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.

For information call 486-5821.

Archer church holds Fair

The First United Methodist Church of Archer will present its annual Christmas Fair this Saturday, Dec. 1, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

White elephant tables, crafts, plants, jewelry, Christmas items and delicious homemade baked goods offer something for everyone. The Soup and Muffin Luncheon will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for just $3.50 per person. Proceeds will benefit the missions of United Methodist Women.

The church is located at 17121 S.W. 137th Ave., West Church Street - near the Sports Complex, in Archer.

Book sale is Saturday

Friends of the Williston Public Library will hold its next First Saturday Book Fair, Dec.1 from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m.

This will be the last book fair until Feb. 2. It is the perfect sale to buy gift books for the readers that you know. Book lovers usually do not care if a book is used or new ? as long as it is in good condition. ?Friends? sorts all books for cleanliness and condition before putting them in the sale.

Volunteers are asked to start helping by unloading books from the trailer to the community center Thursday at 6 p.m. Volunteers are also asked to come at 9 a.m. Friday, Nov. 30 to sort and display books. On Saturday at 1 p.m. help will be needed to repack remaining books into the trailer.

Books will be priced at: hardbacks, $1; softbacks, 50 cents; paperbacks, 25 cents, magazines and childrens book are all 10 cents each. Tapes and puzzles are $1.

Customers are urged to come early for the best selection.