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Newton Christmas Gospel Fest on Dec. 21


NEWTON, NC (November 14, 2013) – The Newton Parks and Recreation Department is sponsoring a Christmas Gospel Fest from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 21 at Central Recreation Center, 301 S. Ervin Ave. This event embraces the true meaning of celebrating Christmas.

Gospel groups or individuals interested in sharing their talents must register by 5 p.m. Dec. 13. Entry forms are available at the Central Rec Center and Newton Rec Center, 23 S. Brady Ave.

Performers and attendees are encouraged to bring a canned good or nonperishable item to donate at the event as part fo the Parks and Recreation Department’s canned food drive benefitting Eastern Catawba Cooperative Christian Ministry.

For further information, please contact Program Coordinator Charles James at (828) 695-4317 or Center Supervisor Linda McCorkle at (828) 465-7477.