Santa offers a little friendly advice about holiday behavior to three children attending the 2011 edition of Christmas in Warrensburgh. Santa is to be back this Saturday Dec. 1 stationed at "Toyland" — the Warrensburg Town Hall — for the 2012 installment of the festival that annually celebrates traditional holiday spirit.
continued •Presentation: “Living Off the Land — Tales of Native American Survival” by Larry Francis, 1 p.m. in Richards Library.
•Roast Pork Dinner, 4:30 p.m. in First United Methodist Church.
•Toyland, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in the Warrensburg Town Hall, Main St. Craft projects, holiday postal cancellation, food and bake sales, live reindeer, photos with Santa (10 a.m. - noon + 1 - 3 p.m.), face painting, decorating of gingerbread houses and holiday cookies. Children’s craft workshops, high school band and elementary school chorus performing holiday music.
•Christmas tree lighting ceremony, 6 p.m. at Floyd Bennett Bandstand, uptown. Decorating by local Girl Scouts. Blessing of the Tree, holiday music elementary school band. Community caroling, visit by Santa, hot chocolate & cookies.
•Oak Ridge Men’s Quartet concert, 7 p.m. in Free Methodist Church, 250 River Street,.
Sunday, Dec. 2
•Breakfast with Santa, 9 a.m. - noon in St. Cecilia’s Catholic Church includes crafts and face painting.
•Wagon rides, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m., leaving from Warrensburg Senior Center, Main St.
• Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m at The Lodge on Echo Lake. Sponsored by the Warrensburg Chamber of Commerce.
•Warrensburg High School student art exhibit in Willows Bistro, Main St.
For details, contact Teresa Whalen at 466-5497 or: firstname.lastname@example.org.