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It’s looking like Christmas at IC Museum’s Galleria

CASPIAN — It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at the Iron County Historical Museum as the trees are decorated, the baskets are wrapped, and the cookies are piling up in preparation for the 30th annual Christmas Tree Galleria to be held from Nov. 23 to Dec. 1.
    More than 35 trees and 49 baskets will be on display daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. including Thanksgiving Day. Those attending are asked to bring non-perishable food items as admission to the Galleria.
    Admission for Saturday, Nov. 30, and two Sunday programs is a donation of $6 for adults and non-perishable food items would be appreciated. Entry for Family Night is free and again non-perishable food items are requested to be given to local food pantries.
    The following programs have been planned as part of the event:
    On Saturday, Nov. 23, at 2 p.m., several Iron County volunteers will be honored, including Ron and Sara Basso, Stephanie Siler, Ginny LaFountain, Dawn Pisoni, Becky Ahola and Stephanie Swenski.
    Entertainment will include David Ukleja on keyboards, music from Jim Detlaff and Miss Iron County McKenna Kegley will sing “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.”
    This program is sponsored by First National Bank and Trust and admission is free but non-perishable food items would be appreciated.
    On Sunday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m., the West End Players will perform a sneak peek of the upcoming play “Matilda.” Admission is a donation of $6 for adults and non-perishable food items would be appreciated.
    On Monday, Nov. 25, from 5:30-7:30 p.m., a family fun night with activities, food and cookies for the family will be held. Santa will also pay a visit. Non-perishable food items are requested for entry to Family Fun Night.
    On Saturday, Nov. 30, at 11 a.m. a St. Lucia celebration will take place. Admission is a donation of $6 for adults and non-perishable food items would be appreciated.     
    On Sunday, Dec. 1 at 2 p.m., music will be provided by “One Voice.” Admission is a donation of $6 for adults and non-perishable food items would be appreciated. The basket raffle drawing will also be held on this day.  
    The Museum Gift Shop will be open during Galleria hours.
    Bring family and friends to the Galleria and browse the beautifully decorated Christmas trees and enjoy local entertainment.