Submitted by First Congregational Church
The fifth annual "Joy to the World" community Christmas carol singalong at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at First Congregational Church of Elgin, 256 E. Chicago St.
There will be a freewill offering at the door for either the Community Crisis Center or the First Congregational Church Renovation Fund.
All participants receive a song book and are encouraged to sing along with a band and song leaders. Traditional holiday carols and festive secular songs are included in the song list. Children are welcome. This is a casual affair that allows everyone to participate in the music of the season. After the concert, cookies and warm drinks will be served in the fellowship hall.
For information, call (847) 741-4045 or visit www.fcc-elgin.org.