FUTURE EVENTSAlpha Theta Chapter and Eta Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will have a Christmas brunch at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church of Dunbar, The group will prepare baked-goods baskets. For information, call Ethel Rooper at 304-562-3121.Charleston Gold Dome Lions Club will feature a visit from Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Shoney's on the Boulevard. Children of all ages are welcome to talk with Santa. Parents can take free pictures with their own cameras. Donations may be made to benefit Lions' projects and charities.
Kanawha Trail Club will sponsor a new hike to Chief Logan Festival of Lights on Sunday. Carpool at 1:30 p.m. from Ohio and Randolph streets. Regroup at the museum parking lot. The hike is about 4 miles on Woodpecker/Rattlesnake/Fitness trails past the lighted Christmas displays.Met Opera's performance of Aida by Verdi will be presented live in high-definition from 12:55 to 4:50 p.m. at the Cinemark in Huntington Mall in Barboursville and at Great Escape in Nitro. Tickets at Cinemark are $22 for adults, $20 for seniors; and $15 for children. Tickets at Great Escape are $20 for adults, $16 for seniors and $16 for children. For complimentary passes to Cinemark, call 304-696-3137 or Great Escape at 304-342-0316 or listen to WVPR Classic Music.Sissonville Volunteer Fire Department will sponsor a Photo Fund Drive-Christmas Shoot from noon to 6 p.m. at the new Sissonville Fire Station on Call Road. Proceeds will be used to purchase firefighting and rescue equipment. A complimentary 10-by-13 family portrait will be given with a $20 donation. Appointments are not necessary, walk-ins are welcome.Items for Bulletin Board may be submitted by mail to The Charleston Gazette, 1001 Virginia St. E., Charleston, WV 25301, or faxed to 304-348-1233. Notices will be run one time free. Please include a contact person's name and a daytime telephone number.