Bakers, it’s time to pull out your family Christmas cookie recipes and practice your decorating skills.
The Johnson County Public Library and Mutual Savings Bank are sponsoring a cookie and gingerbread contest Saturday as part of the Franklin downtown Christmas tree lighting.
Cookie entries will be accepted from 2 to 4 p.m. and decorated gingerbread houses will be accepted from 2 to 3 p.m. at Mutual Savings Bank, 80 E. Jefferson St.
Bakers and decorators will be separated into categories for children, teens and adults.
The winner of each category will get $25.