CASCADE, Md. — One Mountain Foundation will hold a community tree lighting Saturday, Dec. 3, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Fort Ritchie Community Center.
The event is free and open to the public.
A large evergreen on the east end of the parade field will be decorated with hundreds of lights. Santa Claus will arrive by horse-drawn wagon.
A short tree-lighting program will be conducted, and then all will go inside the community center to participate in various children's games, with prizes awarded to the winners. Santa will be available for photos and to hear wishes from the children. Refreshments will be served.
PenMar Development Corp. and the Fort Ritchie Community Center are additional co-sponsors of the event.
For more information, go to www.onemountainfoundation.org.