Greene County News
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
YELLOW SPRINGS — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will host “A Celebration of the Season” beginning 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 18. Come celebrate the winter holidays in this festive program of special music, stories and readings. Join in the singing of favorite seasonal songs. A spiritual discussion on ethics will take place 9:15 a.m. while choir practice, inviting all, begins at 9:45 a.m. Youth programming is available during the program for children from preschool to sixth grade. Attendees are also invited to share some of their favorite homemade holiday treats during conversation and coffee/tea, beginning at 11:30 a.m. A social justice committee meeting will follow at noon.
FAIRBORN — The Fairborn United Methodist Church is starting its fifth year at the free clothing store, The Family Closet, located at Fairborn United Methodist Church, at 100 N. Broad St. During 2014, the church offered free clothing, coats and shoes to 298 families including 461 adults, 103 teens and 343 children.
The hours of operation for The Family Closet are 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and the first and third Saturdays of each month from 9-11 a.m. Check with the church 937-878-5042 before holidays to make sure it is open. All clothing is donated whether it is used or new. Anyone needing clothing is welcome to come.
Free concert at church
XENIA — The Community Christmas Concert Band will perform a Christmas concert 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18 in the Faith Community Methodist Church sanctuary. Sacred and secular music will be performed under the direction of Glen Shaw. The concert is free but donations for the purchase of music will be accepted. The church is at 100 Country Club Dr., Xenia.