Celebrate Shelton tree lighting Dec. 6

Celebrate Shelton will hold its annual community tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 6, at Veterans Memorial Park.

Celebrate Shelton will hold its annual community tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 6, at Veterans Memorial Park.

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Celebrate Shelton will hold its sixth annual community tree lighting on Friday, Dec. 6, at Veterans Memorial Park.

The event will begin at 6 p.m. with free hot cocoa, cookies and ornament making. This year, the Yuletide Carolers will perform from 6:30 to 7 p.m. The tree will be lit by 7:10 p.m., followed by a visit from Santa Claus.

The tree lighting is sponsored by the city of Shelton, Valley Community Foundation, Center Stage Theater and Jones Family Farms.