The Cherokee Multiple Listing Service (MLS) invites and encourages all area businesses and groups to participate in the Festival of Trees Display at the Sanford Museum the month of December.
All you need to do is bring a tree and decorate it however you desire. For anyone wishing to have their tree put on a Silent Auction, let any of the members of MLS know. All proceeds will be given to the Mid-Sioux Food Pantry.
Set-up times are: Monday, Nov. 24 through Sunday, Nov. 30 during regular museum hours (excluding Thanksgiving Day). On Monday, Nov. 24 you can set up during the evening until 7:00 p.m.
The trees will be on display all through December. Sanford Museum and Cherokee MLS will host an evening with hot cocoa, cookies and Santa on Dec. 4 following the Annual Christmas Parade.
On Dec. 5, the MLS will be hosting the Chamber Coffee at the Museum.
Also the Cherokee MLS will host Santa on Thursday, Dec.11 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, Dec. 13 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; Thursday, Dec. 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.; and on Saturday, Dec. 20 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
To participate or for more information contact one of the following Realtors: Joan Ballantyne at Delta Properties, 225-2499; Joyce Rasmus at Rasmus Realty and Auction, 225-4911; or Patty Smith or Valarie Patterson at Northwest Realty, 225-6447. MLS is made up of Northwest Realty, Delta Properties, Rasmus Realty & Auction Co. and the Bowers Agency.