Members of the Southern Lancaster County Chamber of Commerce will host their ninth annual Christmas tree lighting program at TownsEdge Shopping Village, Quarryville, on Friday night, December 6.
Activities will run from 6 to 8 p.m. This year's program includes free candy canes and games for kids, fee hot chocolate, cider, and coffee while supplies last, and an opportunity to write letters to Santa. Children may also decorate their own ornaments.
There will be a number of performances, beginning at 6 p.m. Groups scheduled to perform include the Smith Singers, the L-S Madrigals, the Solanco Chorale, the Solanco High School brass ensemble, and the River Hills Foxhounds.
Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive at about 7:30 p.m.
Those attending are asked to bring a nonperishable food item to be donated to the Solanco Food Bank.
Among the members helping organize the event are, left to right, Dale Hamby, Maureen Wheeler, Pete Rush, Hannah Linde, Sandy Leeking, and Pam Jones.