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Sing with a holiday choir

Rehearsal for the Gresham Christmas Choir will kick off at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 28, at First Baptist Church, 224 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham, under Brian Gerard's direction.

The choir welcomes anyone who enjoys singing, appreciates choral music and relishes the holiday season. No audition is necessary.

This year, the choir will sing the Christmas musical "Only Love" at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22, at the church. Other venues will be announced. In past years, the choir has sang at The Grotto, a church for homeless people in Southeast Portland, a church in Washougal and The Union Gospel Mission.

For more information, call 503-665-2159.

Grab a teddy bear and join the parade

The 31st annual Teddy Bear Parade will take place from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 28, in Downtown Gresham.

Participants and spectators are invited to bring their teddy bears in celebration of children in the community.

The parade, sponsored by Soroptimist International of Gresham, is a tradition that gathers thousands of participants and spectators each year.

For more information, visit www.sigresham.org/.




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