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Breakfast with Santa

Santa will make a special last minute visit to Denton on Saturday, December 20, from 8 am to 10 am at the Denton Masonic Lodge on South Main Street. Denton Lions Club will be sponsoring the Breakfast with Santa.

Everyone will enjoy a pancake breakfast with bacon, sausage, milk, juice, and coffee. Admission is $7 but children 10 and under are admitted free.
There will be time for everyone to tell Santa their last minute wishes and have a chance to make a photo. Cost for the photo opportunity is $5, which will include a 4 x 6 photo made by the Lions photographer.

Free Monthly Meal at The Champ Center
On Monday, December 22 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m., the Champ Center will host its free monthly meal. On the menu, Barbeque, Baked beans, Potato Salad, Slaw, Buns/Rolls and dessert along with a canned drink or water. You may eat in or take out. Eat in only from 5:00-6:15 pm. Eat in or take out 6:15-7:00pm. Take-outs will only be available after everyone at the Champ Center has eaten.

If you or someone you know needs a plate delivered, please call the church at 859-4565 by NOON on Friday, December 19. Please leave your NAME, ADDRESS, and PHONE NUMBER. Deliveries usually start around 5:30pm.

Groceries will be available to those who need them while supplies last. We invite everyone to join us for some great food and fellowship.
The Champ Center is located at 72 West Salisbury Street in Denton.

Christmas Open House
A Christmas Open House will be held at SandyCreek Farm on Thursday, December 18 from 2:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Please join us for sampling homemade goodies, cheeses & other specialty items from our Store and enjoy either adult or child-friendly beverages!

Finish some last-minute shopping and stock up on your favorite jellies—our pepper jelly makes an easy (not to mention tasty!) appetizer when guests arrive. We’ll have a warm fire outdoors, Christmas plants in the greenhouse and special pricing inside the Store!

For other holiday hours please visit or find us on Facebook as SandyCreek Farm. Contact info: email  or call (336)853-8834.

Davidson County Extension Master Gardeners will sponsor their fourth annual Gardeners conference
Davidson County Extension Master Gardeners will sponsor their fourth annual Gardeners’ Conference on February 11th, 2015 (Snow date is Feb. 18th). It will be held at the First Lutheran Church in Lexington at 320 South State Street. All who enjoy gardening and plants are invited to attend.
Admission is $25 which also includes a meal provided by the church women as well as the gardening sessions. Main speakers will include Bryce Lane of the TV program “In the Garden with Bryce Lane” and Edward Davis landscape architect and designer for the construction of the Mellichamp Native Terrace at the Charlotte Botanical Gardens. Other sessions to choose from include programs about conifers, camellias, Japanese maples, or medicinal herbs. The conference begins at 8:30 a.m. and closes at 2:30 p.m.

 Registration forms can be found on the Davidson County Extension website or at the extension office at 301 East Center Street in Lexington. For more information call 336-242-2085. Come learn, visit garden vendors, and enjoy delicious food!