The community is invited to join in an old-fashioned Christmas Spirit celebration at the United Methodist Church in Yucca Valley n Saturday, December 21, from 5 to 7 p.m. Hot dogs, chili dogs, and chips will be served at 5 p.m. A bonfire in the church yard will welcome children while they make s’mores around the fire, weather permitting. Christmas carols and secular Christmas songs will be sung for fun indoors. The evening will end with a visit from Santa Claus who will have special gifts for the first 48 children. Cookies, cocoa, and coffee will also be served. There is no charge to attend. The Yucca Valley United Methodist Church is located at 57273 Onaga Trail at Joshua Lane. Call the church at 760-365-3671 for more information.