Johns Creek rings in holiday season

Christmas tree, Hanukkah dreidel lighting indoors



JOHNS CREEK, Ga. – It was a damp Dec. 2 Christmas tree and Hanukkah dreidel lighting when weather forced everyone to watch from indoors, but nothing dampened the holiday spirit provided by the Barnwell Elementary School chorus.

Led by choral directors Kelley Kim and Grace Yen, the eighth annual lighting of the tree and dreidel was accompanied by carols and holiday music provided by Barnwell’s chorus.

Mayor Mike Bodker introduced the chorus to a packed house of mostly parents. The climax, of course, was the lighting witnessed from the third floor of City Hall where everyone was nice and dry.

The Founders Day Parade will proceed Saturday at 10 a.m. rain or shine.

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