Country Christmas Parade of Homes – Cairo & Dannebrog Area – December 17

Celebrate the holiday season with the Country Christmas Tour of Homes! Tickets can be purchased for $20 each in advance at Pathway Bank in Cairo, Boelus State Bank in Boelus, Kerry’s Grocery in Dannebrog and at The Vault in Cairo. All members of the Centura Junior class will also have tickets for sale. Tickets can also be purchased on the day of the tour at The Vault or at any of the participating homes. The tour will be open from 2:00pm to 5:00pm on Sunday, December 17th. Join us afterward at The Vault in Cairo for refreshments and holiday door prizes. All proceeds from this event will be used by the Centura Junior Class to host Prom.

Community Christmas Dinner #christmasdinner

Cairo Christmas Day Dinner

All are invited to Cairo’s Community Center for Christmas Dinner on Thursday, December 25, 2014, starting at 11:30 a.m. The local churches of Cairo are sponsoring the free dinner which welcomes anyone needing a place to eat or just wishing to spend Christmas with others.  Organizers are hoping to see many people there and are wishing all a Merry Christmas!

The Village of Cairo invites you to participate in this years Deck the House Contest. #christmasinthevillage

Deck the house contest The Village of Cairo invites you to participate in this years Deck the House Contest
Homes will be judged on December 2nd during Christmas in the Village.

Hang up the sparkling lights, get out the candy canes and reindeer, and take part in a new Cairo tradition. Decorate the outside of your house and yard (must be visible from the street). Nominate your own home in Cairo or a friend’s by emailing the homeowner name and address to cairovillage@gmail.com or stop by the Village Office.  Judging takes place anonymously from the street after dark on December 2nd.  Houses must be decorated by 6:00pm on December 2nd to be judged.

Judges will look for the following criteria: Animation (moving parts), Sound & Special Effects,Interaction (feeling like part of the scene when visiting), and Effective Use of Space. The top three will receive an award sign in their yard.

Christmas Tree Need for Christmas In the Village

christmas treeThe Village of Cairo is hosting Christmas in the Village on December 2nd.  The Village is asking for the donation of a tree at least 15 feet high.  The Village of Cairo will transport the tree.   This tree will be used as a Caring Tree, for all military or anyone suffering with an illness. Everyone is asked to place colored ribbons on the tree throughout the seaseon ex:/ pink for breast cancer, yellow for our troops and many more awareness ribbon colors. If you have any questions or would like to donate please contact Charity Adams 308-379-9119 or charity@cairocommunity.com.

Christmas In The Village November 29 6-8 pm

FREE refreshments and prize drawings at participating businesses.
Visit and photo with Santa; Centura Choir caroling,
Live Nativity at the Baptist Church with program starting at 8:00 p.m.;
Fire Truck Rides; Free Blood pressure testing in the Fire Hall courtesy of the Cairo QRT , and many more activities throughout the night.
Participating Businesses:
Aces & Eights–Drawings
Baasch & Sons Welding–Drawing for Prizes
Cairo Bowl/Watering Hole—Take your chance at “Strike for a Burger”, throw a strike and win a free hamburger.
Cairo Fire Department–Get a Fire Truck ride
Cairo Quick Response Team–Free Blood Pressure check at the Fire Hall
Cairo Roots-Drawing for a Cairo 125th Anniversary T-shirt will be at Oak Creek
Cairo Senior Center–Drawing for a free 1 lb. Box of Cookies to be picked up on Saturday, December 3rd at the Center’s Cookie Sale
Cairo United Methodist Church-Cookie Give-Away see them at Planter Paradise
and Pioneer Seed
Clip Joint–Stop in during the day to register for Christmas gift basket
Country Greenery/Marvin Roth—Drawing for (2) $25 Gift Certificates at Aces & Eights
Cul-de-sac Cubs Childcare-Children’s drawing, also watch for Elves Cortney & Charity downtown handing out prizes for the children
First Baptist Church—Join the Baptist Church members following Christmas in the Village for a Living Nativity and refreshments at the church
Flowers by Mandy–Drawing for Christmas Centerpiece at Aces & Eights
J & D Automotive–Adult & Child Prize Drawings
Merv’s Trading Post(Merv Schweitzer)—2 Drawings for a ham
Myers & Daugherty PC-Drawing for gift basket
Oak Creek Mercantile/Walt Sorensen—Drawing for a ham, also Boy & Girl drawings
Pathway Bank –Drawing for two $25 Gift Cards
Pathway Financial–Drawing for two $25 Gift Cards
Planter Paradise & Pioneer Seed-Drawings for Ace’s & Eights gift certificates. Also Home Based Business: Initial Outfitters, It Works, Chartreuse Products, Pampered Chef,
And Scentsy Candles.
Portraits and Pages–Drawings and stop in to see Santa, bring your camera to take
a picture with him.
Razzmatazz– Drawing at Village Office, crafts by Deb Blath
SonLight Fellowship Church-Will be at Oak Creek giving away Christmas ornaments.
Touch of Class—Drawings for gift baskets
Troy’s Total Auto Repair—Drawings for Door Prizes
Village of Cairo—Drawing for Adult & Child Gifts
Western National Bank —Drawing for gift basket