Holiday celebration begins with annual tree-lighting ceremony

The public is invited to join Fort Hays State University at the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony that provides holiday festivities for people of all ages. Sponsored by the Greek community and Wendy's restaurant of Hays, the event takes place at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 2 in front of Sheridan Hall on the FHSU campus.

Special features of the event include a holiday welcome by President Edward H. Hammond, music by the FHSU Choir, announcement of the annual coloring contest winners and hayrack rides.

Santa Claus and Victor E. Tiger will make special appearances to kick off the holiday season. Following the ceremony, hot chocolate and cookies, compliments of Wendy's, will be provided in the Dreiling Lobby of Sheridan Hall.

For more information, contact Chandra Daffer, director of the Center for Student Involvement, at (785) 628-4884.

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