POCATELLO — You are invited to "In The Mood For Christmas" presented by the Pocatello Women's Connection on Thursday at The Clarion Inn, 1399 Bench Road in Pocatello. Optional social connection time from 11:15 to 11:45 a.m. with luncheon and program from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. Please RSVP by Tuesday to Jeris at 208-847-5598 or Lee at 208-221-4264. The cost of the luncheon and program is $15.

Special feature: "In The Mood for Christmas Music!" David Bowman, local talented pianist and composer will delight us with an extraordinary performance on the keys that will certainly put you in the Christmas spirit. David collaborates with Palace Playhouse, multiple choirs, as well as touring with an international band and travels the high seas entertaining thousands of people everyday aboard cruise ships.

Main speaker: "Being a Woman of Purpose." Elaine Oostra from Parma will tell her story of how an older friend mentored her without her even knowing it. This was a life-saving experience for her, and it was how God taught her that he can use her wherever she is. Come and hear her story.