December 3 - Community Christmas Tree Lighting: 7 p.m., WOW Art Park, Wittenberg. Refreshments and Caroling for all.
December 4 - Jingle Bell Fun Run/Walk: Registration at 8:30 a.m., Race Begins at 9 a.m. 2-mile fun run/walk in Iola, including a loop along the Iola's River Walk. Registration deadline is November 18. Register/pay at Iola-Scandinavia Community Fitness and Aquatic Center in person, by mail, or over the phone.
December 4 - 23rd Annual Iola Holiday Parade: 4:30 p.m. Iola. After the parade, festivities will continue at the Iola Historical Society machine shed building where visitors can see Santa Claus and drop off a letter to him. Refreshments will be available.
December 5 - Holiday Craft & Gift Fair: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Manawa Elementary School, 800 Beech Street, Manawa. Admission: $2 for ages 13 & up. Sponsored by: Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
December 5 - Asleep at the Wheel band: 4-6 p.m. Wittenberg-Birnamwood High School, 400 W Grand Ave., Wittenberg. More information: www.facebook.com/events/2892350847683239/
December 11 - Community Christmas Parade on Main Street in Rosholt: 5 p.m. Parade starts at the Main St. dam, moves south down Main St., exit left thru Post Office, left on Post Office Alley, right on Randolph St. by Bullpen. Sponsored by Rosholt Area Business Association & Glacier Ridge Antique Tractor Club.
December 11 - Miracle on Bridge Street in Manawa: Activities take place from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., activities include: Ice rink & warming shelter, trolley rides, horse & buggy rides, Santa & Mrs. Claus, live nativity, light up the night, Grinch meet & greet with photo op, crafts, activities & games at area businesses. Parade & Side-by-Side Street Show at 5 p.m. Christmas Ball/After Party at 6:30 p.m. (ticket required).
December 12 - Christmas Dinner for Senior Citizens of Tigerton Area: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Lunch served at 11:30 a.m., Tigerton Community Center, 221 Birch St., Tigerton. Chicken, ham and all the trimmings. Reservations required by Dec. 8. Stop in or call Trisha at Tigerton Village Clerks office at 715-535-2262. Transportation provided if needed. Carry outs available. Limited delivery in the village of Tigerton.