DANVILLE

Community Band to play Christmas show

Join the 80-member Danville Community Band for "A Christmas Fantasy, a Sunday afternoon of free holiday entertainment.

The 3 p.m. holiday concert will be held at East Bay Fellowship, 2613 Camino Tassajara, Danville. Led by Director Robert Calonico, founding Director Lawrence Anderson and Teri Museil, assistant director, the all-volunteer band will perform a program of holiday music including "Secret Agent Santa," "The Eighth Candle," Holst's "Winter Suite" and more. Guest vocalist Katie Robinson will join the band. And there might be a special visitor from the North Pole.

For more information, visit www.danvilleband.org.

-- Kelly Gust, Staff

Holiday musical event set for this weekend

The community is invited to a "Celebration of Christmas" musical program Sunday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 655 Old Orchard Drive.

The annual program is free and will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. It will feature choirs from California, Dougherty Valley, Monte Vista and San Ramon Valley high schools, as well as other local choirs and carolers and congregational singing.

-- Kelly Gust, Staff

LIVERMORE

Go Victorian Sunday at Ravenswood home

The Ravenswood Historic Site is planning an old-fashioned "Victorian Yuletide" on Sunday.

The free event is an open house from noon to 4 p.m., allowing visitors to see the 1890s-era home decked out for the holiday season. There will be entertainment, including buggy rides, drinks and desserts for sale, visits with Saint Nicholas and a gift shop.

The Livermore Area Recreation and Park District event is a partnership with the Ravenswood Progress League. The Ravenswood site is at 2647 Arroyo Road. For event details, call 925-443-0238.

-- Jeremy Thomas, Staff