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Putnam County To Kick Off Yuletide In The Park

Reported by: Send eMail Jeff Morris
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Nov. 25, 2013 12:02 PM EST

Putnam County Parks And Recreation Commission Photo
Putnam County Parks And Recreation Commission Photo

Hurricane , Putnam County , West Virginia

In Putnam County, the holiday glow will be bright once again.

Yuletide in the Park 2013 is scheduled from Dec. 1 through Dec. 31 at Valley Park in Hurricane, with animated light displays throughout the park, according to a flier from the Putnam County Parks and Recreation Commission and the Putnam County Visitors Bureau.

All events will be at the Valley Park Community Center and The Commons located in Valley Park (Wave Pool) and Putnam County Park in Eleanor.

The following events are scheduled:
* Dec. 1 (1 p.m. to 3 p.m.) – Sundaes with Santa and activities, Old School House, County Park, Eleanor. Wagon rides and fun activities.
* Dec. 2-8 (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) – Model train and tree display, The Commons, Valley Park.
* Dec. 3 (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) – Family Craft Night, wreath making or ginger bread house, Community Center, Valley Park. $20 per item.
* Dec. 4 (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) – Christmas music presentation, Valley Park.
* Dec. 5 (6 p.m. to 8 p.m.) – Christmas with the Princess/Superheroes, Valley Park Community Center.
* Dec. 6 (6 p.m. to 9 p.m.) -- PJ party for kids, wagon rides, “Polar Express” movie, storytelling, live nativity, bonfire, Santa, Valley Park, Community Center.
* Dec. 7 — (10 a.m. to 12 p.m.) Paws & Claus Reindog Parade Registration (9:30 a.m.); Kids Fun Day/Santa (12 p.m.-2 p.m.); Rock Around Christmas Tree Dance (6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.); Horse Drawn Wagon Rides (6 p.m.-9 p.m.), Valley Park Community Center.
* Dec. 8 (1 pm.-3 p.m.) Sundaes With Santa and activities, Valley Park Community Center.



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