CHRISTMAS SONGFEST: First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2015 E. Blackburn Road, Mount Vernon, will host the songfest at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15. Includes snacks, Christmas carols (secular and nonsecular) and the audience singing “The 12 Days of Christmas.”
CHRISTMAS MUSICAL: Allen United Methodist Church, 16775 Allen West Road, Bow, will stage the Christmas musical program “The Reluctant Inn Keeper” during its 10 a.m. service on Sunday, Dec. 15. The public is invited.
The church’s Christmas Eve service will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24.
LONGEST NIGHT SERVICE: Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, 1511 Broadway, Mount Vernon, will host the service at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 18. Music and readings will support those for whom the Christmas season is emotionally stressful.
FREE SPAGHETTI DINNER: United Methodist Church of Anacortes, 2201 H Ave., Anacortes, will host a free spaghetti dinner for the Fidalgo Island community from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 19.
CHRISTIAN MOTORCYCLE ASSOCIATION: CMA Morning Star Chapter 39 meets the third Saturday of each month at Royal Star Buffet, 2300 Freeway Drive, Mount Vernon. Dinner at 6 p.m. (optional), followed by meeting at 7 p.m. Free dinner for first-time attendees. Contact: Dwight Kaestner, 425-770-6154 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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