Transportation update leads to setting Dec. 17 workshop

To say transportation in Poinciana is challenging is putting it mildly.

At a recent transportation update, hosted by District 3 Osceola County Commissioner Brandon Arrington, it was determined that this issue would be explored more in the form of a workshop.

Join the Osceola County Commission on Monday, Dec. 17, at 10 a.m. for a workshop concerning transportation in Osceola County.

The workshop will be held at the Osceola County Administration Building, located at 1 Courthouse Square.

 The “Battle on the Boulevard” continues, but this time with holiday cheer. Liberty High School, 4250 Pleasant Hill Road, will host a Prism Concert on today at 7 p.m. in the school’s auditorium. Admission is $5, which can be paid at the door.

Poinciana High School, 2300 S. Poinciana Blvd., will host a Winter Choral Showcase on today at 7 p.m. in the school’s auditorium.

Tickets are $5, which can be paid at the door.

Bellalago Academy, 3651 Pleasant Hill Road, will host a Band and Choral Winter concert on Friday at 6 p.m. in the school auditorium. Cost is $5 for admission.

These performances by our youth in our area schools will surely add to your holiday glow.

 Celebrate the season with Jolly Holiday through the Decades on Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Poinciana Branch Library, 101 N. Doverplum Ave.

Travel back in time to a Victorian Christmas. Make paper dolls or a thaumatrope. Play games that children from that time period played for entertainment.

Enjoy cookies and cocoa while listening to Mrs. Claus read a Christmas tale. This event is free and open to the public.

 On Sunday at  6 p.m., Poinciana Christian Church will present a Christmas Jazz Concert., a free event. the Poinciana Christian Church is located at 3181 Pleasant Hill Road.

 Dr. Cesare Peraglie, credentialed bariatric and colon and rectal surgeon, will host the next Physician Lecture Series at the Poinciana Branch Library on Monday at  1 p.m.

The lecture will focus on understanding bariatric surgery options.

A question and answer segment will follow.

A complimentary lunch will be provided. To RSVP, call 888-253-8117.

 It’s (heated) pool season at the Mary Jane Arrington Aquatic Center, 625 Country Club Lane.

If you have an active Community Pool Annual Pass, you qualify for the Winter Splash Pool Special. Cost is $25 and is valid from through Feb. 28.