SHEFFIELD — A Christmas lighting contest will take place in Sheffield, with judging at 6 p.m. Dec. 16. The winner will receive a ham compliments of the Sheffield Lions Club.
LAMOILLE — The LaMoille Lions Club will serve an all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Lions Club, 308 Howard St., LaMoille. Proceeds will go to LHS Operation Snowball. The Methodist women will also have a bake sale, and Santa will be attendance from 10 a.m. to noon.
OGLESBY — Illinois Valley Community College will host its annual holiday winter choir and show choir performances at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday in the St. Bede Academy Little Theatre. The choir is directed by Norm Engstrom and the show choir is directed and choreographed by Don Grant Zellmer. Admission is $5 or free with an IVCC or St. Bede student ID.
Weight loss seminar
PRINCETON — A free weight loss seminar will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Dec. 15 at the Bureau County Metro Center in Princeton. Walk-ins are welcome, however registration is encouraged as space is limited. To register, call 815-876-6952.
PRINCETON — The Princeton Veterans Group is seeking donations of good clean items for an upcoming rummage sale to be held after the first of the new year. To have larger items picked up, call 815-866-9349 or call the Legion post at 815-872-1171 and leave a brief message with a phone number.