Fall fun is on every corner in Goldonna!

The Goldonna Assembly of God recently announced their 2nd Annual Fall Carnival. This family friendly event will be held on Saturday, November 5th from 5:00 to 7:00pm. Join the church family at 105 Talley Street for all of the fun and delicious food. Delectables include: hot dogs, popcorn, cotton candy and snow cones. They will also host a dunking booth, jump house, and this year they have added a “Pie the Pastor” game. The church will have door prizes as well.

The Goldonna Christmas in the Park Planning Committee is proud to announce the addition of the 1st Annual Christmas in the Park Beauty and Beau Pageant. The event will be held on No-vember 19, 2022 at Goldonaa Elementary School Auditorium at 9:00am.

Girl’s categories for the pageant include: Infant Miss (0-11 months), Baby Miss (12-23 months), Toddler Miss (2-3 years), Tiny Miss (4-5 years), Little Miss (6-7 years), Petite Miss (8-10 years) Jr Miss (11-13 years), Teen Miss (14-16 years), Miss (17-20 years).

Boy’s categories for the pageant include:Baby Mister (0-23 months), Tiny Mister (2-3 years), and Little Mister (4-5 years).

The deadline to enter is Tuesday, November 1, 2022. The pageant link can be found on Face-book at https://fb.me/e/1Q0tAujls

The Chicken Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser is coming up this weekend. On Sunday, November 6th at 11:00, for the price of $10 you will enjoy chicken spaghetti, green beans, roll, dessert and a drink. One hundred percent of the profits will go directly to the festival to offset expenses. The committee will deliver eight or more plates if you schedule ahead of time. You can pre-order with Eugene Garner (318-663-1148) or Jennifer Smith (318-413-7761).

River of Life Family Worship Center is having a Thanksgiving Fellowship on Sunday, November 13th. Services start at 10:30 and the fellowship will begin directly after. Bring a friend and come enjoy a meal with their church family.

Goldonna Elementary School will be participating in the News Channel 5 Holiday Food Drive now through December 8th. They will be collecting non-perishables that will help feed families in Central Louisiana. They will also be hosting a Grandparents Thanksgiving Dinner Thursday, November 17th. You must reserve a spot to participate. The school will be hosting a Veteran’s Day Program on Wednesday November 9th.

Goldonna Baptist Church Kingdom Kids is up and running! Literally. Buses are busy all over Gol-donna picking up and dropping off children. They meet every Wednesday night at 6:00pm and get to enjoy a great meal while they are at the church. They will follow the NPSB school sched-ule, if the schools are closed they will not have Kingdom Kids on that Wednesday night. The youth group is serving biscuits and sausage every Sunday before Sunday School which starts at 10:00am.

As you can see there is always something wonderful going on in the beautiful hills of Goldonna. Christmas in the Park is gearing up and still needing volunteers for this jolly ole festival. Please contact Mayor Smith if you would like to be on the committee. Bring your ideas and get ready to start planning for the jolliest year yet!

If you have news to share please email Reba Phelps at jreba.phelps@gmail.com