Beginning Dec. 13, the Christkindl Market, which draws approximately 15,000 people each year and is dubbed the “oldest authentic outdoor German Christmas market in the United States,” will mark its 30th year.

In 2000, Donna Bridge attended St. Andrews United Methodist Church in Watsontown and developed a vision for the children’s ministry to reach the community through the art of puppetry. 

Those who want to attend one of the Susquehanna Valley Chorale’s Candlelight Christmas concerts this weekend (Dec. 8-9) shouldn’t delay in purchasing tickets, according to Kelly Beard, chorale executive manager.

This Saturday (Dec. 8), approximately 50 area musicians, ranging in age from high school students to those in their 70s and 80s, will gather to celebrate the holiday season with a wide variety of festive tunes.

If ever there was a time when harmony is appreciated, it’s Christmas. A concert bringing together two different groups, then, makes for the perfect Christmas celebration.

Say Darling has found a way to combine the classic sounds of blues, rock ‘n roll and soul with songwriting and instrumentals that, according to their description of their new project, “leave the listener moved by its modern force.”

It’s surprising when people in charge of a major production spend more time praising their colleagues than singing their own praises, but in true Christmas spirit, that is what happened with the leaders of the Community Arts Center’s upcoming production.

This weekend, see the Christmas story in a whole new way via a community production of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” at 6:30 p.m. Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Unitarian Church along Point Township Drive outside of Northumberland.

Model trains offer a nostalgic link to Christmas for many, and starting this Friday night, the Milton Model Train Museum will offer its annual holiday open house with a massive, intricate display covering a 60-by-20 foot section of the Milton Moose building’s third floor.

The Susquehanna Valley Youth Chorale will hold its fall concert, titled “The Folk Song Tradition” on Sunday at 3 p.m. at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1050 Buffalo Road in Lewisburg.

LEWISBURG — An indie drama shot in the Lehigh Valley gets an early showing Sunday at Campus Theatre in a push to build momentum ahead of a national release next spring.

This Saturday night, tractor-drawn haywagons will be ambling down the roads of Sunbury as the seventh annual hayride will transport visitors to and from six different establishments in the city, where special music is planned at each.

Fans of rock bands must hate it when the members split up to explore success by merging with other musical groups, but every now and then those original bands will come back together for a night of unforgettable musical celebration.

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