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Mowrystown tree lighting

The Mowrystown Lions Club will hold a Christmas tree lighting (across from the post office) at 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19. Bring unbreakable ornaments (with the tops glued on and cord attached for hanging).

Greenfield community dinner

The First Presbyterian Church of Greenfield invites the public to a community dinner in the church dining room on Sunday, Nov. 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The menu includes ham loaf, scalloped potatoes, green beans, corn, rolls, variety of salads, variety of desserts, iced tea, lemonade and coffee. Carry-out is available. The suggested donation is $8 for the meal. Children under 12 eat for free. The First Presbyterian Church is located at 457 Jefferson St. in Greenfield. All are welcome.

Greenfield School Board

The Greenfield Exempted Village Board of Education will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 22 in the Rainsboro Elementary Cafeteria.

Paint Creek board meeting

The Paint Creek Joint EMS/Fire District will hold a board meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 23 at 204 N. East St., Hillsboro.

Hillsboro Freewill revival

The Hillsboro Freewill Baptist Church, 6360 U.S. Route 50, will hold a revival Nov. 28 to Dec. 1. Sunday morning service is at 10:30 a.m. and Sunday evening service is at 6 p.m. Services Monday through Wednesday are at 7 p.m. Garrett Finch from Milford will be the speaker. There will be special singing each service. Everyone is welcome.

Breakfast at the Manger

Breakfast at the Manger is a special celebration just for preschool and elementary age children (and their parents) on Saturday, Dec. 4 at 9 a.m. at the Bainbridge Church of Christ. It includes seeing and hearing the real Christmas story; creating your own pancakes with toppings like gummy worms, Sweet Tarts, marshmallows, etc.; making your own Christmas ornament; decorating your own Christmas cookie; and petting barn animals. There is no cost to attend and reservations are not required. The chcurch is located at 3812 U.S. 50 West. For additional information, contact Dennis Wheeler at 937-467-6570.

Altrusa book sale

Altrusa International of Highland County will hold a book sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4 at Rent-2-Own in Hillsboro. All books will be 50 cents or you can fill a bag for $3. Proceeds support service projects and literacy for children and adults in Highland County and beyond.

Mowrystown Holiday Bazaar

The annual Mowrystown Holiday Craft Fair & Bazaar will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 4 at the Whiteoak High School, 44 N. High St.t, Mowrystown. Santa will be making a stop following the holiday parade. Lunch will be available. For more information,check the event on Facebook, the Whiteoak Valley Grange Facebook page or call 937-442-4704.

Mowrystown Christmas Parade

The annual Mowrystown Christmas Parade will be held Saturday, Dec. 4. Lineup will be at Nutrien Ag Solutions, 115 W. Main St., at 1 p.m., judging at 1:30 p.m. and the parade will start at 2 p.m. and end at the Whiteoak High School. The parade theme is Small Town Christmas. Prizes are $100 for first place, $50 for second and $25 for third place. The Mowrystown Lions Club is sponsoring the parade. Check the club’s Facebook page for more information.

Greenfield Village Council

A special meeting of Greenfield Village Council has been called for 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 7 in the third floor City Hall conference room for a work session to discuss the economic development plan and its three parts.

Hardins nativity drive-thru

A nativity drive-thru will be held from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 11-12 at Hardins Creek Friends Church, 10226 S.R. 771, Leesburg.

Sardina Legion Christmas Dinner

All members and families of the George A. Lambert American Legion/Auxiliary of Sardinia are invited to attend the Legion Family Christmas Dinner at 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12 at the Legion Hall, 106 College Ave., Sardinia. The meat, drinks and table service will be provided. Bring a covered dish and a wrapped gift for the auction. All proceeds from the auction will go to the AGAPE Council to help those in need. Entertainment is being planned and Santa will make an appearance with a treat for the little ones. Call 937-515-5965 or leave a message on the Facebook page to let them know how many to plan for.