Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019
* A Crescent City tradition continues, as the Crescent City Foursquare Church celebrates the 50th year of the Singing Christmas Tree. Performances are planned for 7 p.m. today, Friday and Saturday, and Sunday at 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Admission is free.
* The Oregon Water Resources Department is shifting water master responsibilities in Curry County starting on Jan. 1. District 14 water master Scott Cecillani will expand coverage to include all of Curry County. In addition, a regional assistant water master is being hired to assist the water master, water users and other members of the public.
* A “Great Dickens Victorian Holiday Festival” is planned for Saturday at the Family Resource Center on Pacific Avenue in Crescent City. Mr. and Mrs. Claus will be coming by, apple cider and cookies will be available, and a silent auction is planned. The event starts at 5 p.m.
* The Del Norte Child Care Council is presenting its holiday open house Friday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Friday on K Street in Crescent City. Mr. and Mrs. Claus will visit. Food, crafts and face painting will be offered.
In sports news:
* A fund-raising fun-run to help eighth-grade students go to Washington D.C., is slated for Saturday starting at Brookings-Harbor High School. Sign-in starts at 8:30. For more information, call the event organizers at 541-661-4771.