Candelight Christmas Eve - Sunday, Dec. 24

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran church will have a candlelight service at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 24. The service will be old-fashioned theme and feature flute music and traditional Christmas songs. If you need a ride to the service, call Jill at 515-321-4702.

Christmas Eve Service - Sunday, Dec. 24

Everyone is welcome to attend a Christmas Eve service at the First Christian Church starting at 5 p.m. The church is located at 1224 Lucinda St. in Perry.

Community Christmas Dinner - Monday, Dec. 25

The Community Christmas Dinner will take place on Monday, Dec. 25 at the Elks Lodge in Perry. Serving will take place from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For those who wish to donate, the group is looking for donations of cookies and candy that will later fill goodie bags for the attendees. Goodie bags can be dropped off at the Elks from 9 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 24, until noon on Monday, Dec. 25.