Ernie's Heart to host Christmas boutique
ANDERSON — Ernie's Heart Christmas Charity Boutique will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at its new location at 2103 Broadway.
St. Nicholas to visit Trinity Episcopal during WinterFest
ANDERSON — Luminaries will light the way to Trinity Episcopal Church, 11th and Brown-Delaware streets, during Winterfest on Friday, to guide children and their parents for a visit with Saint Nicholas. Pictures will be taken of the children during their visit with St. Nick and the pictures will be given to the parents at no cost. Pictures will be taken between 5 and 8 p.m. Each child will also receive a candy cane and a card with the story of the candy cane.
The event will also feature a privately owned display of Nativity sets (holy family, shepherds, etc.) for viewing by those attending, and free refreshments including scones, cookies, hot chocolate, tea and coffee will be served.
Soroptimists host Cookie Walk for Dec. 6
ANDERSON — The Soroptimist Cookie Walk will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the Union Building, 11th and Meridian streets. The event is in conjunction with Winterfest.
Cookies are provided by Madison County "celebrities." Cookie decorating for children will take place from 4 to 6 p.m.
Proceeds from the event will go to scholarships and programs benefiting women and girls.
Co-chairwomen for the event are Margie Adair and Debbie Lawrence-Long.
Children's Department to participate in Winterfest
ANDERSON — The Anderson Public Library, 111 E. 12th St., will be participating in Anderson's Winterfest on Friday.
From 3:30 to 5 p.m., the Children's Department will offer holiday stickers and bookmarks plus hot chocolate while supplies last.
Author Ryan at book signing Friday
ANDERSON — On Friday, Moneyhun's Fine Gifts & Furnishings, 115 W. Eighth St., will host a book signing for author Violet L. Ryan and her latest release, "Homecoming," plus earlier publications, "Absentminded," "The Light Side of Dark," "The Ambassador's Daughter" and "Tennessee Moonlight."