NEWTON — Friday is an opportunity for the area Big Brothers Big Sisters participants to enjoy basketball action at Newton Senior High School. Mentors, Littles and Littles’ families get in free to the Cardinal home doubleheader against Knoxville.
Plus, it is Christmas in the Gym. NHS Key Club members will be accepting new toys on game night to distribute to deserving area children for Christmas.
NHS and all the Bigs and Littles of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Iowa Jasper County are celebrating the difference mentors make make by cheering them on during an introduction at halftime of the varsity girls game. The varsity girls game is at 6 p.m. and the boys’ varsity game is at 7:30 p.m.
Following the games, Littles will have the chance to get autographed pictures of the Cardinal girls and boys teams.
Don’t forget to wear your Big Brothers Big Sisters shirt.