ARLINGTON - St. James' Episcopal Church will hold a Swedish Dinner on Saturday, Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. The dinner is immediately following the Santa Lucia Pageant in the church at 5 p.m.

A Free Will Offering will benefit St. James' Church and its community services. All are welcome. Bring family and friends and enjoy delicious food and welcoming fellowship. The Swedish Dinner and the Santa Lucia Pageant are part of the Arlington Garden Club Annual Holiday Event "Luminaries on Main Street". Also included are a Bazaar and Bake Sale at the Arlington Community House from 1-4 p.m. The day includes Holiday Open House at participating Inns from 1-4 p.m. The community tree lighting is at 4 p.m. with carol singing and a visit from Santa Claus. Come and spend a delightful day in the heart of historic Arlington. All are welcome. For additional information, call 802-375-9952 or check the website at St. James' Church, founded in 1764, is the cradle church of the Episcopal Diocese of Vermont. It is a welcoming community of open hearts and discerning minds. The Liturgy of the Holy Eucharist is celebrated each Sunday at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. and on Tuesday evenings at 5:30 p.m. Other services are announced as scheduled. All are welcome - doors are open to everyone. contact St. James' Episcopal Church at PO Box 25, Arlington, VT 05250. Parish Office, 802-375-9952 (stjamesparishoffice@gmail .com) www.stjamesarlingtonvt .org.