Many area churches offer special services and activities for Christmas. An * indicates child care will be provided.
All Saints Anglican Church, service canceled.
Christ the King Lutheran Church, 495 Florida Road. Today: 3 p.m. stable service at the La Plata County Fairgrounds, 5 p.m.* contemporary candlelight service, 7 p.m.* traditional candlelight service at church. Sunday: 8 a.m. contemporary worship, 10:30 a.m. traditional worship.
First Baptist Church of Durango, 332 E. 11th St. Today: 3 p.m. and 5 p.m.* candlelight services. (Child care for newborns to 2-year-olds.)
First Presbyterian Church of Durango, 1159 East Third Ave. Today: 5:30 p.m.* family traditional service, 8 p.m. candlelight worship service. Sunday: 10 a.m. traditional worship service.
First Southern Baptist Church, 1715 West Second Ave. Today: 5 p.m. special Christmas Eve service.
First United Methodist Church of Durango, 2917 Aspen Drive. Today: 3 p.m.* and 5 p.m.* children and family worship, 7 p.m.* traditional candlelight worship with communion; 9 p.m. contemporary worship with communion; 11 p.m. reflective worship with communion. Sunday: 10 a.m.* traditional worship.
Florida Mesa Presbyterian Church, 1024 County Road 230. Today: 5 p.m. with traditional accompaniment and candlelight, 7 p.m. with contemporary accompaniment and candlelight. Sunday: 10 a.m. traditional service.
Heart of the Rockies Fellowship, Animas Valley Elementary School, 373 Hermosa Meadows Road. Today: 6 p.m. special Christmas Eve service. No regular Sunday service.
Mountainview Community Church, Needham Elementary School, 2425 West Third Ave. Today: 5 p.m. candlelight service.
The River Church, 860 Plymouth Drive. Today: 6 p.m. candlelight service. Sunday: 11 a.m. family service.
Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 254 East Fifth Ave. Today: 5 p.m. childrens Mass, 7 p.m. Spanish Mass, 7 p.m. vigil Mass, 10 p.m. Mass with caroling starting at 9:30 p.m. Sunday: 9 a.m. Mass. No Spanish Mass.
St. Columba Catholic Church, 1830 East Second Ave. Today: 4 p.m. school childrens Mass, 6 p.m. Mass led by religious education classes and youths, 8 p.m. Mass, midnight Mass. Sunday: 10 a.m. Mass.
St. Marks Episcopal Church, 910 East Third Ave. Today: 5 p.m.* childrens pageant, 7 p.m.* and 9 p.m.* candlelight Eucharist with choir. Sunday: 9 a.m. service of Holy Communion.
St. Pauls Lutheran Church, 2611 Junction St. Today: 7 p.m. candlelight service. Sunday: 10:15 a.m worship service.
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Durango, 419 San Juan Drive. Today: 5 p.m. family service with reading of Beatrix Potters The Tailor of Gloucester, hymns, Christmas message and candlelighting ceremony.
Other services in the area:
Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 451 Lewis St., Pagosa Springs. Today: midnight Mass, with caroling beginning at 11:30 p.m.
Pope John Paul Church, 353 S. Pagosa Blvd., Pagosa Springs. Today: 6 p.m. vigil Mass, with Christmas carols beginning at 5:30 p.m. Sunday: 9 a.m. Mass only, no 11 a.m. or 4 p.m. Mass.
Sophia Peace Center, 19581 Road 31 in Dolores. Today: 11:15 p.m. Christmas Eve Mass.