Goldonna News: November 16, 2022

The Christmas season is quickly becoming one of the Village’s busiest time of the year.

The Christmas in the Park Pageant will be held Saturday November 19th at Goldonna Elementary School. The pageant begins at 9:00. They will have a queen in each division as well as a People’s Choice award.

On Saturday, November 26th at 1:00 they will welcome back the Indian Santa who visited last year. Children of all ages are invited to take pictures with Santa and he will have a special gift for everyone that comes to Town Hall.

Goldonna Baptist Church has a full calendar for the holiday season. They will be having a Thanksgiving dinner directly after the church service on Sunday November 20. They will not have an evening service on this day. The Kingdom Kids will not be meeting the week of Thanksgiving as they follow the NPSB holiday schedule. They will be hosting a Hanging of the Greens service on November 27 at 5:00pm. On December 3rd they will be taking a field trip to Candy Lane in Calhoun, La.

Goldonna Elementary Junior High School will soon be out for the Thanksgiving Holiday but until then they have been busy Wildcats! They will be having a Grandparents Thanksgiving Lunch on November 17th. They have began their Food Drive to benefit the Central Louisiana Good Bank. Non-perishables will be collected at the school and presented to the food bank.

Goldonna Christmas in the Park Committee is still seeking donations and volunteers for the Festival that will take place on Friday, December 9th. Pictures with Santa will take place at 4:00pm until 5:30pm. The parade will begin at 6:00pm with lineup beginning at the School. The fireworks show will start at 8:00. There will be refreshment served. If you have a business who would like to sponsor please reach out to Mayor Smith or one of the councilmen.

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