The Humane Society of Jackson County will have its annual Bring Christmas to the Animals open house Saturday at the shelter, 1109 West Avenue G, Freeman Field.
The shelter will be open 1 to 4 p.m. for tours of the facility and visits with the animals. Refreshments will be served. Donations will be accepted. The shelter wish-list is posted on the society’s website at jchumane.org.
Church’s holiday dinner features Santa visit
First United Methodist Church will offer a dinner and a visit with Santa Claus next week.
The free event will be 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The church is at 201 E.Third St. in Seymour.
The public is invited.
Open house planned at church’s thrift store
First Baptist Church of Crothersville’s thrift store, Clothes Cottage, will be have a Christmas open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday.
There will be refreshments, door prizes and sales at the store at 401 E. Howard St.
Proceeds go to the food pantry of the church and people of the community as needs arise. Good, clean donations are accepted, and all donations are tax deductible.
The store is open from noon to 6 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays and from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. It features clothing for the whole family, including shoes, coats, purses, jewelry, home decor, books, movies and more.
90th birthday salute
set for Sunday
The family of Elmer “Nick” Nichalson will have an open house to celebrate his 90th birthday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at Jackson Masonic Lodge 146, 1818 N. Ewing St., Seymour. All friends and family are welcome. No gifts are expected.
He was born Dec. 5, 1922, in Seymour, to Roy and Hazel (Foist) Nichalson. He graduated from Shields High School in 1941.
Nichalson married June (Sillings) Nichalson in English. They were married 57 years until her death in January 1999. He currently is married to Carol Gray Nichalson.
He has one son, Ronnie (Trudy) Nichalson, Seymour.
Nichalson owned and operated Seymour Small Engines for 31 years, retiring in 1991.
After his retirement, he worked 10 years at the Seymour Elks Lodge in the maintenance department for the golf course.
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