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The community is invited to get into the holiday spirit with a Christmas celebration for the whole family on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012 from 10 am. - 4 pm. at Vermilionville. There will be plenty of activities to keep the children busy including hands-on gingerbread cookie decorating, a bousillage ornament workshop, Christmas caroling in the village, a Christmas themed story-time with authors Andy Hebert and Vicky Branton, a children's music performance by Henry Hample and Friends as well as a village art project where visitor will decorate a wishing stick to help decorate the village.

Visitors will also get a chance to take a self-guided Old Time Christmas tour and see some of the traditions from the 1700's and 1800's.

Timeline of events:

  • 10 am. - 4 pm.
    Old-Time Christmas Tour
  • 10 am. - 2 pm.
    Bousillage Ornaments with Dale Pierrottie
    Gingerbread Cookie Decorating ($1)
  • 10:30 am. - 11:15 am.
    Christmas story-time with Andy Hebert and Vicky Branton
  • 12 pm. - 1 pm.
    Children's performance with Henry Hample and Friends
  • 1 pm. - 3:30 pm.
    Louisiana Folkroots housewarming music jam at their new office in the historic Begnaud House.