News Briefs: Sunday, December 28, 2008

Oatman Bed Races Jan. 24

OATMAN - The 19th Annual Great Oatman Bed Races are set for Jan. 24.

A burro calling contest, a toilet seat toss, a bake sale and more events are planned. Those who attend can wear pajamas or a costume for the 11 a.m. Chamber Pot Parade on Main Street. The bed races start at 1:30 p.m. Beds are provided for the races, with an entry fee of $50 per team. For more information, call Judy at (928) 768-6222.

Hanukkah

party is today

KINGMAN - The Reform Jewish Congregation or Midbar's Hanukkah party is from 2-5 p.m. today in the Heidenreich Center, 1776 Airway Ave.

Those with children and the young at heart are invited.