Letter from the Chief of Halesite Fire Department: Christmas Tree Sale and Holiday Happenings
With the holidays now upon us, we want to remind you that Halesite will be having a very Holly and Jolly weekend at the firehouse, we sure hope you can join us!
ANNUAL TREE SALE
Halesite will be holding its annual sale of Christmas Trees starting this Friday, December 6th, through Sunday, December 8th, 2019. All of the trees will be beautiful North Carolina Fraser Firs; they have good form and needle-retention, are dark blue-green in color, and have a pleasant scent. In addition there will be decorative wreaths and roping available along with our annual raffle. There is free delivery for residents of the Halesite Fire District. In addition, the Department’s Ladies Auxiliary will be selling baked goods and cocoa during the Christmas Tree sale with proceeds going to the Family Service League.
FREE PHOTO WITH SANTA
Santa will stop by the Tree Sale and be available to take pictures with children and their families on Saturday, December 7th, 2019 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Santa and his elves will sit in the actual sleigh featured in the hit movie ELF! Don’t miss this picture perfect opportunity for the whole family, yes pets too!
FOOD & TOY DRIVE
The Ladies Auxiliary is once again supporting the Family Service League this holiday season. Donations of new, unwrapped children’s gifts will be collected through Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Halesite firehouse. Donation bins are located just inside the front doors of the firehouse. We are also continuing to collect your donations of non-perishable food items, toiletries, and personal care products. There is a separate donation box for these items.
CHILDREN’S HOLIDAY PARTY
Halesite will be hosting its annual Children’s Holiday Party on Sunday, December 8th, 2019 at 10:30 am. Children from the Halesite Fire District are invited to attend along with their families. Please bring an unwrapped present for our Toy Drive. In keeping with tradition, this year’s party will feature the usual array of cookies, candy and Santa.
I hope all of you will take advantage of the many glad tidings offered this Holiday Season through the Halesite Fire Department and its volunteers and we continue to appreciate your support.
Chief of Department