Local schools plan events during Christmas season

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Carroll County schools are getting into the holiday spirit. In addition to having students perform and participate in local Christmas parades, the schools have several events of their own planned for the month of December.

Berryville

The Berryville Intermediate School’s third-graders will perform “The Polar Express” on Tuesday, Dec. 5, in the cafetorium. Depending on what class the third-graders are in, their performances will be at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The fifth-graders will sing at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs at noon on Wednesday, Dec. 6.

The Berryville School District will hold Breakfast with Santa from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 9. Tickets are $1 for children and $4 for adults.

The second-graders will perform a Christmas musical on Monday, Dec. 12, in the elementary cafeteria. Depending on what class the second-graders are in, their performances will be at 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The Berryville Choir's Christmas Concert will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Church on the Hill.

PJs with the principal will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Dec. 18, at the intermediate school. Students will get to wear their pajamas to school and enjoy storytime and cookies.

The Berryville Music Department will present the concert “Come Caroling with Us” at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 18, in the Bobcat Arena. The concert will feature the sixth through 12th grade band students.

Eureka Springs

The Eureka Springs Middle and High School bands will hold their Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7, in the high school auditorium.

The high school band will also perform at the Crescent Hotel around 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5, and at the Holiday Island Elks Lodge at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10.

The Eureka Springs High School and Middle School choirs will hold their Christmas concert at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, in the high school auditorium.

Eureka Springs Elementary School will hold its Christmas program at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Eureka Springs Auditorium.

High school counselor Rachal Hyatt said the National Honor Society will also be participating in the Angel Tree

program this month, making sure children and senior adults get to experience the joy of Christmas morning.

Green Forest

The Green Forest School District will begin its Christmas celebration this weekend with a play on Friday, Dec. 1, and Saturday, Dec. 2. The performance will be at 6 p.m. both nights in the Green Forest Alumni Center.

The Anstaff Holiday Tournament will be held from Monday, Dec. 4, through Saturday, Dec. 9, in the Grim Gym.

The Green Forest bands will perform their Christmas concert at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, in the Green Forest Alumni Center.

The Green Forest Choir will perform its Christmas concert at 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, in the Green Forest Alumni Center.

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