Gingerbread Houses will be registered on November 22nd, from 3pm to 5pm
and November 23rd, from
10am to 1pm at the
Les Cheneaux Library.
You will be given a number and houses will be on display until December 7th during Library hours.
There are 4 divisions:
• Children - ages under 6
• Children - ages 6 to 10
• Children - ages 11 to 17
Prizes will be awarded Thursday, December 5th at 4pm.
Adults may make a house to be shown. Certificate award only.
Questions or more info:
contact Rose 484-2519
If you see any of these elves please tell them Thank You, or stop in their places of business to let them know you appreciate what they have done:
|This year In Memory of Tom Mertaugh.
Thank You to Classic and Antique Boats & Ships Store & Gift Shop.
(M-134 in Hessel)
A special "Thank You" to Wendy and the Mertaugh Family for continuing their support of The Old Fashion Christmas.
Tom has been the provider and up-keeper and storage of Santa’s boat since the beginning
of the Old Fashion Christmas. He has been great support in anything he could help with.
He will be greatly missed.
Additional Thanks & Sponsors
Les Cheneaux Library
For housing the Gingerbread House Contest for many years.
Les Cheneaux Historical Association
Having their silent auction and open house and a place to visit
Santa after the tree lighting.
Providing a visit with Santa and a beautiful setting for pictures.
Les Cheneaux Lions
Who when we brought this idea to them gave their full support and have assisted
with breakfast with Santa.
Our host for breakfast with Santa
For creating the Old Fashion Christmas web page for the Community.
Join us this Holiday Season for the Annual
Old Fashion Christmas
in the Les Cheneaux Islands!
November 29th & 30th
December 6th & 7th
Join us in bringing the spirit of Christmas to the Les Cheneaux Islands.
Decorations, caroling, Santa arriving in a wooden boat and much more!
Shop our local stores for your holiday needs and gifts. Take advantage of the sales and Open Houses, and visit our restaurants and pubs for your dining enjoyment!
|CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Please shop all of our local businesses for your holiday needs. Many specials and open houses.
ALL OLD FASHION CHRISTMAS EVENTS ARE FREE (NO CHARGE) FOR ALL AGES TO ENJOY!
6 days - November 29th and 30th, and December 1st, 6th, 7th and 8th, you can enjoy the Les Cheneaux Historical Museum silent auction of hand decorated trees and Open House. (Call the museum for any additional information 484-2821)
Fridays and Saturdays 10pm to 5pm, Sundays 1pm to 5pm.
Final bids Dec, 8th at 3 pm.
Friday November 29th
Light-up the Museum
6:30 pm: Cedarville
Community Sing and Santa’s Arrival (in a wooden boat)
Visit with Santa at the Historical Museum. Each child will be entered into a drawing for their own hand decorated tree.(make sure your child is entered) Enjoy refreshments and view the museums beautiful displays and their silent auction of hand decorated trees. (Bring your camera!).
Visit the Library and see the Gingerbread house’s.
Saturday November 30th
Les Cheneaux Preschool’s
Holiday Arts and Craft Bazaar 10 am - 3:00 pm
Many crafts and vendors, cookie walk and concessions!
Gingerbread House’s at the Les Cheneaux Community Library in Cedarville.
Holiday Themed Story Hour/Crafts at Les Cheneaux Community Library in Cedarville - 10:30 am.
Visit the Historical Museum for the silent auction of hand made trees, 10 am to 5pm.
Sunday December 1st
Sunday Visit a Church of your choice!
Silent auction of hand decorated trees and displays at the Historical Museum,1-5 PM
Thursday December 5th
Prizes for the Gingerbread House Contest 4 pm.
Friday December 6th
VISIT WITH SANTA at Autore Oil, M134, Cedarville.
3pm - 5pm (Bring your camera!)
Visit The Historical Museum silent tree auction. 10am - 5pm
Visit the Gingerbread House display at the Library.
Saturday December 7th
BREAKFAST WITH SANTA 8am -10am at Cedar Cove.
(No Charge. Donations to the Cove always welcome)
The Les Cheneaux Lions will sponsor with The Old Fashion Christmas breakfast.
Themed story hour/craft at Les Cheneaux Library, 10:30am Gingerbread houses will be on display.
Historical Museum silent tree auction 10am - 5pm
Sunday December 8th
Sunday Visit a Church of your choice!
Historical Museum: 1pm - 5pm. Final day to bid on trees, last bids taken at 3:00pm - trees awarded after 3pm.
MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL AND THE BEST IN 2014
Your Old Fashion Christmas is sponsored by Rose and Mike Miller, who extend their thank you to all who became helpful elves to make this Old Fashion Christmas possible.
A Special Thanks to
All the businesses in this area who have decorated their establishments, held open houses, special sales, and passed out flyers.
****Santa****, for taking time out of his busy schedule to come to the Les Cheneaux area and put smiles on the faces of children of all ages. You are very SPECIAL!!!!!!!!
A special thank you for all who turned out for the events we put together for all of you.
We hope you enjoyed them.