Thursday, December 6, 2012
Thanks to a very special U.S. Postal Service program, Santa Claus will reply to children who mail him their Christmas wish lists this holiday season.
Every year, millions of children sit down to make a wish list for Santa, hoping he will make all of their Christmas dreams come true. But what if Santa actually wrote back? The United States Postal Service is now accepting "Letters From Santa," a program that allows any person to play Santa by sending a letter signed by Saint Nick to any child. According to a postal service news release, "The 'Letters From Santa' program helps parents fulfill the dreams of their own children." Instructions to send a letter from Santa: In Gwinnett County, letters to Santa can be dropped off at any post office location. Find a post office close to you by clicking here. TELL US: Do your children or children in your family plan on writing a letter to Santa …
Here are just some of the events taking place this weekend.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are the top 10 events taking place this weekend in Gwinnett County: Be sure to check the Lilburn-Mountain Park Patch event calendar for more events. Have an event you would like added to the calendar? Click here to post it; select "add an event."
The Sugar Hill Latter-day Saints choir will perform in Lilburn and Suwanee this holiday season.
The popular Christmas concert given by the Sugar Hill Latter-day Saints choir will cover three days and two Gwinnett sites in 2012, according to a news release. The eighth annual event will be held December 16 in Lilburn, at the LDS multipurpose building located at 1150 Cole Drive near Parkview High School. The choir also performs December 8-9 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Church, at 4833 Suwanee Dam Road, near North Gwinnett High. All the concerts will begin at 7 p.m. -- Is your church or civic group having a Christmas or Hanukkah concert? Post in the announcements or events (or both). This year’s concerts will feature special musical performances by accomplished violinists as well as music that includes traditional …
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Viewfinder: Check out the great Patch photos from Christmas events held all over Gwinnett during the weekend.
The Christmas season officially arrived Gwinnett County over the weekend in a big way, with Santa, parades and lights displays. Here's a look at some of the great images that were posted on Gwinnett County Patch sites. See also: