11/20/2012 2:26:00 PM All aboard for Christmas College plans holiday events
Trains and Christmas have always gone together, as shown by this Revitalization and Beautification Committee entry in Robinsonís lighted holiday parade. The local Christmas season was kicked off over the weekend with a variety of events centered on downtown Robinson. (Randy Harrison photo)
Lincoln Trail College will ring in the holiday season with several activities Dec. 1 on the college's main campus.
Santa Day will kick off the activities from 1 to 4 p.m. in the Student Union. The community is invited to enjoy free seasonal games, activities and craft projects. Santa will meet with children in the LTC library. Those attending are invited to bring a camera for photos with Santa.
Merry Tuba Christmas, a free performance by area low brass musicians, will be presented in the theater at 3 p.m. Merry Tuba Christmas concerts will be presented in more than 250 cities throughout the United States and abroad to honor the late tubist/educator William Bell.
Capping off the day will be the LTC music department's fall concert at 6 p.m. in the theater. For tickets, call the Performing Arts Office at 618-544-8657, ext. 1433.