**MEDIA ADVISORY** Jones to set up Nativity scene at Capitol on Thursday morning

LANSING, Mich. — Sen. Rick Jones will be setting up a Nativity scene on Thursday morning on the east lawn of the Michigan Capitol. Jones encourages the public to come out to see the display, which will be set up each day through Dec. 20.

Sen. Rick Jones, R-Grand Ledge, and
Local residents.

Jones will be putting up a Nativity scene on the Capitol lawn.

Thursday, Dec. 14 at 9:30 a.m.

Michigan State Capitol
East Lawn (south side)

Jones will make the trip to the Capitol every day through Dec. 20 to put up the Nativity scene in the morning and then dismantle it each night by 9 p.m., in accordance with Capitol Commission rules.

This will be the fourth year that Jones has set up and taken down the Nativity each day leading up to Christmas. Jones says he does it as a citizen looking to help celebrate the true spirit of Christmas.