Brundidge welcomes Santa to town

first_img Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration You Might Like Published 9:27 pm Monday, December 7, 2020 Other cities were already highlighting the Grinch, Charlie Brown and Tiny Tim so the library staff decided on a Gingerbread Village complete with gingerbread boys and girls.The library staff looked for repurposed materials to create the village and they found everything they needed- fluffy, puffy snow, brown paper for the walls, scrap windows from the city, paper houses, candy canes and a rocking chair for Santa and presents as seating for the kids.A Plexiglass divider was the only indication that the world is in the midst of a pandemic so the Gingerbread Village was a very, merry place to be on a cold, winter’s night.Trawick portrayed Mrs. Santa and read Christmas poems to the children as they waited for Santa to hear their Christmas wishes. By Jaine Treadwell By The Penny Hoarder Print Article Brundidge welcomes Santa to town Email the author Mayor Isabell Boyd had nothing but praise for the creativity and dedication of “Tupper’s” staff.“The library staff did an outstanding job,” Boyd said. “We thank them for the outstanding work they did. The Gingerbread Village is something that they and the city can be proud off. With talent like that, we will be calling on them again in the future.” Book Nook to reopen Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories Sponsored Content Skip Submitted photo The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… The Gingerbread Village was a focal point of the Christmas Lighting event in downtown Brundidge Friday night, along with the city’s huge 2020 Christmas tree and the coming of Santa Claus.Santa arrived on the city fire truck and made his way through a crowd of children to the Knox Ryals Pavilion where he eagerly listened to the wishes of good little boys and girls inside the Gingerbread Village.The village was created by the staff of the Tupper Lightfoot Memorial Library and was the perfect setting for Santa. Theresa Trawick, library director, said Mayor Isabell Boyd asked the library staff to decorate the pavilion for the arrival of Santa.“And we were glad to be asked,” Trawick said. “We have a talented and creative staff and we always appreciate the opportunity to be involved in community events.”But, first things first, so the library staff had to decide on a theme for a setting for Santa. COVID hospitalizations hit record high MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama on Monday set a record of more than 2,000 COVID-19 patients in state hospitals as… read more Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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