ROWESVILLE - Plans are being finalized for this year's Christmas festivities in Rowesville.
At the November Rowesville Town Council meeting, it was announced that the town's 2018 Christmas Gala will be held from 2:30 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 16. The event will feature caroling and other activities.
Officials also announced tentative plans for a grand opening ceremony for the new Rowesville Town Hall on Feb. 9, 2019. The town was incorporated on Feb. 9, 1876.
The town's Boo at the Booth event on Halloween was a success with nine booths participating and about 30 children enjoying a safe, fun night of trick-or-treating, it was reported.
Council members noted that they look forward to hosting Boo at the Booth again next year.
In addition, it was reported that the dates for the 2019 council meetings would be available at town hall in the coming weeks.
Rowesville Town Council's next regular meeting will be at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 7, at the Rowesville Community Center.