MOUNT VERNON — The holiday period is in full swing, and schools throughout the area have been busy preparing programs to celebrate the season. The performances are as follows:
Monday, Dec. 10, High School music concert, 7 p.m.., high school auditorium.
Wednesday, Dec. 12, grades seven and eight, music concert, 7 p.m. high school auditorium.
Thursday, Dec. 13, grades five and six, music program, 7 p.m., high school auditorium.
Thursday, Dec. 6, kindergarten and grades one and three, 6 p.m., high school auditorium; Tuesday., Dec. 11, grades two and four, 6 p.m., high school auditorium.
Holiday Band Concert, grades six through 12. Wednesday, Dec. 12, 8 p.m., East Knox High School auditorium.
Wednesday, Dec. 12, band concert, Elementary Commons. Grades six and seven band, 6 p.m.; grade eight and high school band, 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 19, Holiday Choral Concert, grades five through 12, 7 p.m., Elementary Commons.
Knox County Career Center
Christmas in the Garden, Thursday, Dec. 13, 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Mount Vernon City Schools
Columbia Elementary music program, “The Holidays Are Here,” Monday, Dec. 17, 1 p.m., school gymnasium, for parents only.
Dan Emmett Elementary for parents and grandparents. Thursday, Dec. 13, “Celebrate!” Two performances, school gymnasium; 10:45 a.m., morning kindergarten, Mrs. Overholt’s, Mrs. Joseph’s, Mrs. Seng’s and Mrs. Goeppinger’s classes; 2:45 p.m., afternoon kindergarten, all third-grade classes and Mrs. Marth’s fourth-grade class.
Friday, Dec. 14, “Rabbit’s Gift,” school gymnasium, 2:15 p.m., Mrs. Cortez’s fifth grade, Mr. Marth’s fourth grade, Mrs. Ferguson’s second grade and all first grades.
East Elementary music program, “Rabbit’s Gift,” Tuesday, Dec. 18, school gymnasium, two performances for parents only. Morning kindergarten, grades three and four, 10 a.m.; afternoon kindergarten, grades two and five, 2:30 p.m.
Pleasant Street Elementary, Wednesday, Dec. 18, school gymnasium, two performances for friends and family; 10:45 a.m. morning kindergarten, second grade, fifth grade, Mrs. Luckmeier and Mrs. Severns’ third grade classes; 2:45 p.m., afternoon kindergarten, grade one, grade four, Mr. Bonaudi and Mrs. Hatch-Miller’s grade three classes.
Twin Oak Elementary, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 1 p.m., school commons, for parents and family.
Wiggin Street Elementary. Kindergarten program, “Gingerbread Man,” Tuesday, Dec. 11, 7 p.m., school gymnasium.
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2:30 p.m., kindergarten through grade five performance, school gymnasium.
Mount Vernon Middle School, Tuesday, Dec. 11, Winter Band Concert, 7 p.m., high school auditorium.
Wednesday, Dec. 12, Orchestra Concert, 7 p.m., high school auditorium.
Tuesday, Dec. 18, Choir Concert, 7 p.m., R. R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium, Mount Vernon Nazarene University.
Mount Vernon High School, Adopt-a-Child Assembly, Friday, Dec. 14, 3 p.m., high school gymnasium.
Tuesday, Dec. 18, 7 p.m., choir concert, R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium, Mount Vernon Nazarene University.
Wednesday, Dec. 19, 7 p.m., Instrumental Music Winter Concert, high school theater.
Saturday, Dec. 8, Music Booster Craft Show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Newton Elementary.
Sunday, Dec. 9, junior high/senior high choir concert, 7 p.m., junior high gymnasium.
Sunday, Dec. 16, junior high/senior high band concert, 2 p.m., high school gymnasium.
Tuesday, Dec. 18, Utica and Newton elementary bands, 7 p.m., Newton Elementary Gymnasium.
St. Vincent de Paul School
Preschool through grade eight Christmas program, “An Oxford Christmas,” Tuesday, Dec. 18, 6:30 p.m., Memorial Theater.
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