• The East Sparta Volunteer Fire Department truck will have a special visitor this Friday, Dec. 14. The fire department is helping the reindeer get their needed rest before they make their annual world trip on Christmas Eve. Santa will start his fire truck voyage in Sandyville around 6 p.m. After seeing all the Sandyville kids he will be visiting East Sparta. Watch for him as he will be going up and down the streets. Games and prizes will be held at 6 p.m. and Santa will arrive by fire truck at 7 p.m. at the Sandy Township Fire Station.
• The Pike Grange will host a community Christmas party on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 7 p.m. at the Grange hall. Donations of non-parishable food item will be accepted to share with families in the community. Santa Claus will make an appearance.
• Otterbein United Methodist Church, on Shepler Church Road, will hold their annual Christmas Sunday breakfast, on Sunday, Dec. 23 beginning at 8:30 am. The Children's Christmas party and visit with Santa will be at 9 a.m.
• Santa will be at the Waynesburg Fire Station on Sunday, Dec. 16, at 7 p.m.
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