O' Christmas Tree

Photos by Brittney Lohmiller/The Herald
As the sun began to set Saturday evening, members of the Holland community gathered at the Holland Commons to share cookies, hot chocolate, Christmas carols and to light the community’s Christmas tree. After the tree was lit, candles were handed out and “O’ Tannenbaum” was sung in German.


Noah Wagner of Santa Claus, 5, left, and his brother Owen, 4, kept close to keep warm while they sang "We Wish You a Merry Christmas."


Pastor Debbie Roe, left, Brenda Kahle, both of Holland, and Ashley Wagner of Santa Claus watched the lighting of the Christmas Tree while singing carols.


Brad Wibbeler, left, joked with his wife, Angie, and son Aidan, 9, while Stacey Flamion and her husband ,Ryan sang Christmas carols with their daughter Ellington, 3, all of Holland, before the lighting of the Christmas tree.

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