The fun begins on Friday, December 5th at 5:00 p.m. with a free concert by local band Crank. The lighting of the Christmas Tree of Hope will take place at 6:00 p.m. Children can ride the Christmas miniature train and merry-go-round, and everyone is welcome to enjoy free refreshments. And don’t forget your letter to Santa; letters may be sent to Santa in a “direct to the North Pole” mailbox.
The Downtown Hamilton BIA invites everyone back to Gore Park on Saturday, December 6th, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. to shop in Santa’s village. The event includes great vendors, free refreshments and Christmas crafts. There will be carolling and Christmas entertainment throughout the park. You can even have your picture taken with Santa Claus.
Mohawk College Library can help you get ready for the holiday season. The library has books on cooking, crafts, and your favorite Christmas carols. If you still have names to cross off our list, checkout this gift guide from People magazine. You can always keep up-to-date on the latest trends using library databases and e-journals.