The Grady General Hospital Ladies Auxilliary will hold a Jewelry Sale in the Front Lobby of Grady General Hospital on Dec. 5-6. Everyone is invited to come and choose from wonderful gifts for the holidays and support your local hospital.
The Cairo Winter Carnival and missions fundraiser will be held on Dec. 7 at Cairo First United Methodist Church. Everyone is invited to come kick off the Christmas season with an afternoon full of adventure and cheer, all for a good purpose. There will be snowball fights, live music, Christmas carolling, pictures with Santa, an obstacle course, jousting arena, bungee runs, cupcake walks, activity booths and more. Admission costs $5 and all activities are included. For more information, call 850-272-9441.
Closed for the holidays
The City of Cairo offices and the Grady County Offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday and Friday. Normal business hours will resume on Monday. The landfill will also be closed through Saturday.
The Grady County Recreation Department will have registration for Instructional League Basketball through Dec. 16. There will be four age groups: 5/6, 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12. The cost for registration is $15. Registration will be held at the Rec Department office on the Pelham Highway weekdays from 8:30-5:30pm.
Cairo Christmas Follies
The Syrup City Players will present their 3rd Annual Cairo Christmas Follies on Dec. 6-7 at the Zebulon Theater. Both shows will start at 7:30 p.m. A special children's matinee presented by Grady County Young Life is set on Dec. 7 at 2:30 p.m.
Tickets cost $12 for adults and $8 for seniors and students if purchased in advance at Miss Myrts and Center Drugs. All tickets at the door the night of the shows will go for $12.
The Christmas Follies is an old-fashioned community celebration of the holidays with local singing groups, soloist, musicians, dancers and actors in a fun variety show format.
For more information and to receive notification of all upcoming shows, “like” the Syrup City Players on Facebook.