5th Annual Creche/Nativity Display in Jim Thorpe Heights
KAREN CIMMS/TIMES NEWS FILE PHOTO This detailed creche is an example of some of the nativities that will be on display this weekend at the Lutheran Church of St. John in the Heights in Jim Thorpe.
The Lutheran Church of St. John in the Heights, 319 South Ave. in Jim Thorpe, will hosts its 5th Annual Creche/Nativity Display at the church this coming Saturday, Dec. 8 and Sunday, Dec. 9 from noon to 5 p.m. each day.
A new feature this year, is a shuttle bus that will be in service both days to pick up passengers at the downtown train station, and transport them to the church and back to the train station.
The shuttle will run on the half-hour.
This year will feature over 300 different Nativity displays from very old to new, and many types of material such as pewter, wood, ceramic, bees wax, tin, cloth, celluloid and much more.
Featured also are nativities from many different parts of the world.
All are welcome to attend this uplifting event, sure to add to the "Reason for the Season."
Light refreshments will be served and admission is free.
A chair glide is also available. For a map to the church go to www.stjohnsinjimthorpe.org.