The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation will present their annual Christmas concert, Sounds of the Season, at 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at Village Baptist Church in Destin.



All residents and winter visitors are welcome to join in this collaborative community chorus. Rehearsal times are from 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 17 and Dec. 1, and the final rehearsal is at 6:309 p.m. Dec. 6. All rehearsals are at Village Baptist Church in the music suite.



This spectacular holiday concert featuring Destin United Methodist, Destin Assembly of God, Grace Lutheran, and Village Baptist Church, collaborating with sacred and Christmas classics. Each church will perform on stage with special musical soloists, quartets and ensembles and a special appearance by Christian/Gospel saxophone player, Eirinn Abu of Cocoa Beach, Fla.



Admission is a donation of an unwrapped child’s toy to be distributed among the participating church’s outreach ministries to provide a brighter Christmas for families in need during the holidays. A love offering at intermission will benefit the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s “All Kinds of Art” program, a children’s educational outreach for the literary, performing and visual arts.



For more information, call 850-650-2226 or visit www.mattiekellyartsfoundation.org