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Greene County News

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

YELLOW SPRINGS — The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Yellow Springs will present “Out of the Darkness: Get Ready” beginning 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 1. The annual service includes drumming attendees regrets and sorrows to leave them in the past — participants are invited to bring thoughts they want to leave behind along with noise making rattles and drums (or use those that are provided by the fellowship) while performing the year’s end ritual and celebrating the returning of the sun.

Attendees will also manifest their own destiny with an additional level of rituals as they determine their hopes for the coming year. Individuals can enjoy finger foods, hot beverages and conversation to start the New Year following the program at 11:45 a.m.

Free clothing

FAIRBORN — The Fairborn United Methodist Church is starting its fifth year at the free clothing store, The Family Closet, located at Fairborn United Methodist Church, at 100 N. Broad St. During 2014, the church offered free clothing, coats and shoes to 298 families including 461 adults, 103 teens and 343 children.

The hours of operation for The Family Closet are 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesdays and the first and third Saturdays of each month from 9-11 a.m. Call the church 937-878-5042 before holidays to make sure it is open. All clothing is donated whether it is used or new. Anyone needing clothing is welcome to come.

Greene County News report compiled by staff.

Greene County News report compiled by staff.

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