News in briefWritten by Admin
Recreation Department plans Christmas day camp
The Waynesville Parks and Recreation Department will offer a day camp for kids in kindergarten through sixth grade at the Waynesville Recreation Center from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Dec. 23, 26, 27, 30 and 31.
The camp will include field trips, games, movies, swim time in the pool, and other fun park activities. Campers will need to bring a swimsuit, lunch, tennis shoes, water shoes, a towel and snacks. The campers will receive an exact itinerary when they are registered.
Each day camp will be limited to 30 campers.
KIDS Place is focus of Dec. 12 program
The Macon County League of Women Voters will host a program about KIDS Place at noon on Dec. 12 in Tartan Hall of the First Presbyterian Church in Franklin.
Alisa Ashe, director of KIDS Place, will speak. KIDS Place is a private, nonprofit, nationally accredited children’s advocacy center that provides services for abused children and their caregivers. KIDS Place has been serving the community for 22 years.
The League of Women Voters is a non-partisan, national organization with a focus on citizen participation in government and community. Monthly information meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at noon at Tartan Hall. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bag lunch. The public is always invited and welcome.