Christmas Archive

  • Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

    Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York’s Sun newspaper, and the  response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897. We would like to share this classic letter with you this Christmas season. We take pleasure in answering thus […]

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  • Christmas History

    The first Christmas cards were commissioned by Sir Henry Cole and illustrated by John Callcott Horsley in London on the 1st of May 1843. The central picture showed three generations of a family raising a toast to the card’s recipient: on either side were scenes […]

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  • Holiday Display of Lights in Walnut Ridge

    Visit Stewart Park in Walnut Ridge for their Christmas display of lights with over 250 lighted holiday displays for you to enjoy. The Walnut Ridge Christmas display of lights will be open December 4th – December 31st in Stewart Park. Admission is Free. Hours: 7:00 […]

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  • 2018 Imboden Friends of the Library Christmas Party

    The Imboden Friends of the library will have their annual Christmas Party Wednesday, December 12th from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Santa will be at the library and you can take pictures with Santa if you wish. The library will be open during that time for […]

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  • 2017 Friends on the Library Christmas Party

    The Imboden Friends of the library will have their annual Christmas Party Wednesday, December 13th from 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. Santa will be at the library and you can take pictures with Santa if you wish. The library will be open during that time for […]

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  • Lawrence County Angel Tree

    The Lawrence County Angel Tree provides gifts of new clothing and toys to local children who otherwise might not have anything for Christmas. If you would like to sponsor a child for Christmas this year you can pick up your angel(s) from the Lawrence County […]

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