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Community Briefs: Dec. 7, 2016

GHR tree lighting event this Friday, Dec. 9

GRANGEVILLE – Grangeville Health and Rehab will hold a tree lighting at its facility (410 East North Second Street) this Friday, Dec. 9, 4 p.m. The public is invited to attend. Sue Johnson will sing at the event, and hot chocolate will be served.

This is the first year for GHS to conduct its own tree lighting event, to allow residents an opportunity to enjoy this who otherwise could not get out to see lights in the community.

Friends of the Library to meet Dec. 8

GRANGEVILLE – Friends of the Grangeville Centennial Library will hold their annual public meeting this Thursday, Dec. 8, 5:30 p.m., at the library to approve expenditures and meet the new library staff. Discussion will be held on library activities and needs. All those interested are invited to attend.

Save the date for Mr. GHS Scholarship pageant

GRANGEVILLE — The Mr. GHS Scholarship Pageant will be taking place Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, 7 p.m., in the Grangeville High School Cafeteria. All are welcome and encouraged to attend. Senior Marissa Kennedy, who is working on the pageant as part of her senior project, said, “It promises to be a fun-filled event featuring the senior class boys and some high-class entertainment.”

Tae Kwon Do Club meets weekly in Grangeville

GRANGEVILLE – Camas Taek on Do Club is meeting at its new location, They Gym, 1005 Highway 13, in Grangeville. Dr. Loren Miller instructs the class each Monday and Thursday, 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. Those attending the class must be at least 16 years old.

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Community Soup Canteen set for Dec. 8 at Kamiah

KAMIAH — The Community Soup Canteen will be held Thursday, Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., and will be served at the Presbyterian Church at 7th and Hill Streets in Kamiah. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will provide the meal and it will consist of lentil/barley soup, rolls, beverages and dessert. Speaker for December will be from ANS (Alternative Nursing Services) and will talk about the services they provide for our community. Judy Borgelt will be providing us music and all are encouraged to singalong. This lunch is free and open to everyone.


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