Christmas in Olde Hallowell – December 14, 2013

Saturday, December 14

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10 am – Noon – Annual Cookie Walk & Craft Sale

St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 18 Union Street

Also the last day to purchase raffle tickets, we will draw the winners at the end of the Cookie Walk. Prizes are: Handmade Quilt, Hand Knit Sweater and a painting.

10 am – 12 pm – Scrummy Afters, 136 Water Street

Come meet Mr. and Mrs. Santa in Scrummy Hall – Scrummy Afters new event room. Or stop by anytime on Saturday from 9 am – 6 pm.

10 am – 2 pm Hubbard Free Library, 115 Second Street

The Friends of the Library will host two events. 10 am – 12 pm Children’s Decorating of gingerbread cookies. 10 am – 2 pm Christmas Silent Auction

10 am – 3 pm – Cause 4 Paws, 157 Water Street

Kennebec Valley Humane Society Cookie Sale (10 am – 1 pm). Visit with Santa (1 – 3 pm)

10 am – 4 pm – Christmas Storefront Mouse Hunt Contest

Sponsored by Hallowell Area Board of Trade. For kids up to 14 years of age. Entry forms can be picked up at Boynton’s Market, Dom’s Barber Shop and Scrummy Afters. Participating stores will have a small FIND ME Mouse poster in their window. All correct Mouse Hunt entries will be placed in a hat and 3 prizes will be drawn.

10 am – 7 pm – Kennebec River Artisans, 130 Water Street

A great place to finish (or start) your holiday shopping. Handmade for the Heart and Home. Wine, cheese and snacks from 5-7 pm!

11 am – 4 pm – Higher Grounds –Art Show, 119 Water Street

Locally crafted wares, including jewelry, candles & apothecary goods. Drink specials for all ages! Specialty coffees, mimosas & bloody marys for the adults.

1 – 3 pm – Cox Memorial Church, 33 Central Street

Girl Scout Troop 1438 will be holding a Children’s gingerbread house workshop at Cox Memorial Church.  We will also be holding a mitten drive to collect new children’s mittens, hats, and gloves.

3 – 5 pm – Dom’s Barber Shop, 156 Water Street

Complimentary hot chocolate

3 – 8 pm – Easy Street Lounge, 7 Front Street

Light Up Your Heart Christmas Party with Music by Sam Shain, Tips & Donations to family in need. Cookies, snacks, free hot ciders for the youngsters. Xmas Bunny ornament decorating.

5 pm – The Great Hallowell Christmas Parade

– from Water Street from Boat Landing to City Bandstand

5:15 pm – The Veayo Twins, City Bandstand, Water Street

A unique creation that combines pop, straight-ahead rock, gutty R&B and a little country with a message; An inspirational message targeting the pain and alienation that teens can face in today’s culture, including bullying and other traumatic experiences.

5:45 pm – Fireworks over the Kennebec – Sponsored by Pine State Trading

6 – 11 pm – Hoxter’s Music and Sports Bar, 122 Water Street

Come celebrate Festivus, the holiday for the rest of us, by partaking in the traditional meatloaf meal, airing your grievances and listening to live music by Pete Finkle. Check us out on Facebook!

6:30 pm – Vaughan Homestead, 2 Litchfield Road – SOLD OUT!

Head up the hill to the Homestead after the fireworks for a good ‘ol fashioned tree lighting & holiday musical performance featuring the recorder, guitar & cellist group “Good Company”. SOLD OUT!

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