Spirit of Christmas
Enjoy a contemporary musical production in two performances, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 5 at the Payson High School auditorium. Admission is free, but the sponsors, churches throughout the community, ask guests to bring a can or box of food to support the area’s food bank.
Choral Society Christmas concert
The Payson Choral Society’s Christmas concert “He is born,” directed by Daria Mason, with accompaniment by Victoria Harris comes to the Payson High School auditorium Saturday, Dec. 11. Performances are scheduled for 1 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Please note this is a change in performance times.
Concert tickets are $10 at the door for adults, and $8 if purchased in advance. Children and students up to age 18 are admitted free. Tickets may be purchased in advance from Choral Society members, The Rim Country Regional Chamber of Commerce and at the library. Tickets will also be available at the door before each concert.
Proceeds from the concerts provide musical scholarships to middle school and high school students. These are awarded each year at the spring concert. For added information, call John Landino at (928) 468-0023.
Children’s Christmas program
The Payson Children’s Theatre/Choral Group will present the Christmas program “Christmas at Bethlehem Gulch” at 6 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 11 and Sunday, Dec. 12 at Ponderosa Baptist Church, 1800 N. Beeline Highway, Payson.
The public is invited to attend one of these performances. No admission will be charged, but love offerings will be accepted to help the group and its programs continue.