Sublette news for 12-5-18

Sublette Christmas Walk, Dec. 6

Sublette’s annual Christmas Walk, “Christmas in the Village,” will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6 in downtown Sublette. The crafters and vendors will open at 5 p.m. in the Village Mall and at LaFiesta. At 6:30, the village Christmas tree lighting will be held next to LaFiesta. This will be followed by community caroling. Also at 6:30, Santa will arrive and he will be giving out treats in the Sublette Realty office (the old bank). There will also be cookies and refreshments in this building.

Most businesses will be open from 6-9 p.m. to welcome visitors. Donations of food and toys will be accepted for the food pantry and for Toys for Tots. A photographer will be set up in the beauty shop building next to the post office for Christmas pictures.

Everyone is invited to join the Christmas spirit and enjoy the annual Christmas celebration in Sublette.

Sublette 365 group meets

The Sublette 365 Organization recently held a regular meeting. The group discussed additional items they would like to purchase for the Sublette Community Building. They also discussed plans for community events for 2019 including the SubletteFest, which will be held the weekend after Labor Day.

Coin appraiser coming to Pioneer State Bank, Dec. 11

Ron Eckstrom of Golden Rule Coins will be at Pioneer State Bank in Sublette on Tuesday, Dec. 11 from 9 a.m.-noon. He will be available to appraise coins for anyone who stops in. No appointment is necessary, but if you wish an appointment you may call (815) 849-5242.

Eckstrom has been helping people who have coins and do not know where to turn for expert and discreet assistance. There is no charge for the service. You may sell coins if you wish, but there is no obligation. Eckstrom has been at the Sublette bank on several previous occasions.