The first holiday concert of the season for Le Mars Community Schools will be this Thursday.
The Middle School Holiday Concert will be at 7:30 p.m. in the middle school auditorium.
The performance will feature the middle school jazz band, 7-8 select choir, 7-8 treble ensemble, 6 chamber choir, percussion ensemble, woodwind ensemble, string ensemble, and brass ensemble under the direction of Mary Kay Benton, Nancy Ewing, and Ted Hallberg.
The public is encouraged to support the middle school musicians as well as the middle school's annual charity drive.
There will be no admission charge, but a freewill donation will be taken to support the Christian Needs Center.
Audience members are asked to bring a non-perishable food item or a new winter hat, scarf, or mittens.