Hersey church offers Christmas events in upcoming week

HERSEY — Christ is the reason for the season at the Hersey United Methodist Church, and its members are gearing up for a few events pertaining to Jesus' birth.

A Christmas program will take place at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 20, at the church, located at 200 W 2nd St. In addition, local residents can view a living nativity beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 22.

Finally, the church will host a Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 24.