Members of Rotary Ipomoea are inviting residents to make and decorate a Christmas tree for exhibition in their 9th community Christmas Tree Festival.
There are no restrictions on the theme of your tree, it could reflect your organisation, the festive season or have a Christmas message. For example, a school could choose classes to make paper decorations for a tree to reflect their school’s recent projects or messages for the people of Forbes at Christmas.
There are also no size or material restrictions. It’s requested a Christmas greeting is placed on or under your tree from your family or organisation.
The fee for entering a tree in the exhibition is $5, which is used by Rotary Ipomoea to support local Rotary Ipomoea projects. RSVP your intention to enter to Sue-Anne Nixon on 6851 5197 or at firstname.lastname@example.org or Helen Pitt on 6851 4930 or 0427 201 445. Trees will be accepted right up until the opening, but the requested time to deliver trees for exhibition is between 8am and noon on Friday, 6th December.
The exhibition begins 6.30pm on Friday, 6th December at the Forbes Town Hall with the official opening. Viewing will be open all weekend, with the exhibition open from 9am to 5pm on Saturday, 7th December and 9am to 3pm on Sunday, 8th December