Antioch Chamber seeking nominations
Nominations are due Jan. 25 for the Antioch Chamber Citizen of the Year awards. Forms are on the chamber's website, http://antiochchamber.com, or can be obtained by calling the chamber at 757-1800.
The Citizen of the Year Awards honors an individual for his contributions in developing the social and economic well-being of Antioch. There are two categories: Lifetime Achievement Award (this category looks at the entire body of work over many years) and Most Impact for the Year (This category looks only at accomplishments in the year of 2012, although the nominee may have worked in the community in other years).
The Youth of the Year Award honors a youth for his contributions to the community. A new category has been added this year, the Nonprofit of the Year Award, honors a local nonprofit's dedication, time and service contributions in developing the social and economic well-being of Antioch.
The Business of the Year Award honors a company's contributions in developing the social and economic well-being of Antioch.
The awards will be presented at a March 8 annual inaugural gala, which will be held at Lone Tree Golf Course Event Center. For more information, visit www.antiochchamber.com or call 925-757-1800.
-- Judith Prieve,
LHS Playmakers to present 'Peter Pan'
The Liberty High School Playmakers will present "Peter Pan and Wendy," at 7 p.m. Jan. 18 and 3 p.m. Jan. 19 at the Allan E. Jones Performing Arts Center, 850 Second St.
The play, adapted by Douglas Rand from the novel by J.M. Barrie, is the troupe's first senior show as part of its annual Dramathon.
Tickets are available at the door 30 minutes before show time.
Cost is $5 for general admission, $3 for ages 10 and under. The show will be directed by senior Taylor Miller.
-- Judith Prieve, Staff