COMMUNITY · Stop by the LaFayette-Walker County Public Library anytime between Monday, Dec. 19, and Thursday, Dec. 22, and take time to relax in its Christmas corner. Hot chocolate, Christmas crafts and a different movie each day of the week will be set up in a corner of the library.
COMMUNITY · The LaFayette-Walker County Public Library will have their preschool Ready to READ class Monday Dec. 19 at 10 a.m.
Tuesday, Dec. 20
ENTERTAINMENT ·Boynton Baptist Church will host “A SingAkademie Christmas” with guests Phil Cross and Crossing Tuesday, Dec. 20, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. SingAkademie is the tri-state area’s first nonprofit auditioned elite show choir ages third grade through college. For more information, visit www.singakademie.com.
ENTERTAINMENT · The Rock City Gardens Enchanted Garden of Lights is open until Dec. 31, from 6 to 9 p.m. nightly. Chosen as an ABA Top 100 Event for 2010 and a Top 20 Event by Southeast Tourism Society, this light ex-travaganza features more than 30 holiday scenes and over a million lights that transform the gardens’ natural day-time splendor into a fantasyland. Enjoy gingerbread cookie decorating, hot cocoa and nightly entertainment. Din-ner with Santa will be held Dec. 20 at 5 p.m. Admission Sunday through Wednesday is $18.95 for adults and $10.95 for children ages 3-12. Admission Thursday through Saturday is $21.95 for adults and $11.95 for children. Group rates are available. For more information, call 706-820-2531 or visit www.seerockcity.com/lights.
Wednesday, Dec. 21
COMMUNITY · The Ringgold Middle School State Special Olympics basketball fundraiser will be held Wednes-day, Dec. 21, at Ringgold Middle School, beginning at 12:10 p.m. Special Olympic athletes from all three Catoosa County middle schools and all three Catoosa County high schools will participate. Admission will be $1 to watch the games, but any donations are welcome as the April storm has depleted supplies and extra funds. All donations collected will go to buy warm-ups and to pay for Special Olympic athletes to participate in the state competition Jan. 20-22 in Atlanta. For more information, contact Tammy Young at (423) 255-6488.