The Hilliard Welfare Council is seeking the names of families within the Hilliard school district who are in need of assistance during the holiday season.

The Hilliard Welfare Council is seeking the names of families within the Hilliard school district who are in need of assistance during the holiday season.

Those in need of Christmas food or toys should contact Becky at 205-3815 by Saturday, Dec. 13. Any family, church, school, business or other organization willing to "adopt" a family, make a cash donation or provide other assistance should contact Debbie at 529-9602.

Donations of new toys, games, books and other gifts for children of all ages are being accepted at Norwich Township Fire Station 83, 4283 Davidson Road, through Monday, Dec. 15.

Columbus Children's Theatre will present the holiday musical "Ebenezer!" Nov. 28 through Dec. 21 at CCT's 512 N. Park St. theater.

A cast of 32 actors is featured in this musical version of Dickens' classic "a Christmas Carol" story.

The show is recommended for ages 4 and up.

Hilliard resident Anna Schnitkey is a member of the cast.

For show times and ticket information, call the CCT box office at (614) 224-6672 or visit www.colschildrenstheatre.org.