The Utah High School for the Performing and Fine Arts will present a special Christmas fireside at 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at the SCERA Theatre.

Titled "Joy to the World," the program will feature not only performers from the UHSPFA but also the Lockwood Singers, the Neighborhood and Vocal Ease. Admission is free.A private school that has served the community the past three years, the UHSPFA has in that time mounted 16 theatrical productions, organized bands, choral and dance ensembles, acting troupes, art shows and science, literature and film groups.

Currently it is trying to raise $275,000 by February in order to buy the property on which it sits. An exclusive print by artist Cliff Dunston is available for donations. For information call 221-9136.