For the second year, Sylvan Township elected officials, staff and appointed board and commission members hosted a well attended holiday meet and greet for township residents Sunday afternoon, Dec. 8. It was a time to meet with the township officials in an informal setting while enjoying terrific food and snacks. In addition to township residents, [...]
WAAM Radio is hosting a Salvation Army Toy Drive for Christmas and the Mule Skinner Boot Shop has a box outside its door on Main Street to help in the effort. “Let’s help everyone enjoy the season, please bring in unwrapped toys for kids and teenagers,” says Pam Conn. “Our toy box is ready to [...]
The Chelsea District Library in partnership with Washtenaw County 4-H will present Hoppin’ Holidays with the 4-H on Saturday, Dec. 14, from 2-4 p.m. in the McKune Room. There is no registration required, so head to the library for a festive family party and a chance to pet bunnies. Parents and kids of all ages [...]
Please enjoy the gallery of photos from the Hometown Holiday Light Parade below.
By Elizabeth Richardson Photos by Lisa Allmendinger If you happened to be shopping at the Jackson Road Meijer in Scio Township Wednesday night, you might have been surprised to find a long line of Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office patrol cars outside and numerous law enforcement personnel inside. And that would be because the annual December [...]
Please enjoy this photo gallery from Hometown Holiday‘s Breakfast with Santa at the Village Conference Center at the Chelsea Comfort Inn Saturday morning, Dec. 7, which was sponsored by Lake Trust Credit Union.
Please enjoy this photo gallery from the Children’s Christmas Bazaar at Chelsea First United Methodist Church during which children from age 4 through 6th grade were able to shop for family and friends choosing from locally made items that were priced at $5 or less.
About 100 families were able to decorate their own gingerbread houses for free Saturday morning during Hometown Holiday at the Chelsea First United Methodist Church. Please enjoy the photo gallery below of some of their creations.
Day three of Hometown Holiday and there’s lots of things to do. Christmas on the Farm takes place at the Waterloo Farm Museum from noon to 4 p.m. Chelsea Ballet performs The Nutcracker 2 p.m. and there’s a Sugar Plum Tea at 12:30 p.m. – both at Chelsea High School. The Chelsea Chamber Players will [...]
About 100 people were on hand for the annual tree lighting Friday night at Pierce Park, which kicked off Hometown Holiday. They enjoyed a performance of the Chelsea High School Men’s Choir, watched as the 2013 Chelsea Community Fair Queen Morgan Kern did the honors of lighting the city’s tree and cheered as Santa Claus [...]