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Local holiday
lighting ceremony
will be Nov. 24

by Ivan Foley
Landmark editor

Platte City Parks and Recreation wishes to remind the community
that Saturday, Nov. 24 will be the annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony.

This year the event will return to the steps of the Platte County Courthouse.

The event is sponsored by the Platte City Parks Board and is chaired by Debbie Dance Uhrig.

Students from the Platte County R-3 Schools will be singing for the ceremony and the newly formed Platte City Orchestra hopes to perform. Other events scheduled for the evening include the presentation of the Truman Glenn Award, the arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus, photos with Santa, hot mulled cider, and a soup supper sponsored by the Baptist Youth Group.

Local gift stores are encouraged to be open during the evening. More detailed information will follow in the weeks ahead. At present the evening is to begin at 6 p.m.

Coordinator can be reached at 532-8342