Fog/Mist
72°FFog/MistFull Forecast

Grinnell First Friends Church to host 26th Annual Live Nativity

Published: Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012 11:41 a.m. CDT

Grinnell First Friends Church will host its 26th Annual Live Nativity 6-8:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday on the church lawn.

Live characters and animals will portray a biblical retelling of the Christmas story with three scenes: the shepherds in the fields, the manger scene and the tale of the traveling wise men. Viewing is done from one’s vehicle; bringing children, the handicapped and the elderly is encouraged.

Characters in different costumes will rotate in and out of the scenes every 25 minutes, providing a “different” look for later viewings. Often, there is time to stop and observe for several minutes at a time.

First Friends Church is located at Highway 146 South between Interstate highway 80 and downtown Grinnell.

National video

Reader Poll

Which college football team will you be rooting for this fall?
University of Iowa
Iowa State University
University of Northern Iowa