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Effingham Community Orchestra concert and homemade cookie sale

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EFFINGHAM CO., GA (WTOC) -

Effingham Community Orchestra hosting the Orchestra's Sixth Annual Holiday Concert and Homemade Cookie Sale at 3pm on Sunday, December 2.

The concert will be performed in the Effingham County Recreation & Parks Department Gymnasium at 808 Highway 119 South in Springfield, GA.

Admission is free.

The concert has become a tradition and is their most popular concert.

Mrs. Andrea Huff, Effingham Community Orchestra Director, says "the program of Holiday music planned includes new pieces that they have not previously performed."

Traditional pieces such as "Hallelujah Chorus" and "Nutcracker Suite" will still be performed.

The Orchestra has prepared a couple of pieces that the children will like.

Mrs. Huff adds "We invite everyone to begin the holiday season by joining us for this afternoon of fun - not only for the music, but also to help our fundraising efforts by purchasing some of the delicious cookies that our volunteers will make."

The Effingham Community Orchestra has 41 active members including both adults and high school youth musicians. The Orchestra performs quartely concerts and is solely funded by contributions from participants and interested supporters.

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