The 2017 Festival
of Trees in Thomas Centennial Park in Downtown Chesterton is here. Families,
businesses, and organizations, itís time to sponsor a tree.
The trees are now
ready to decorate. Each has a string of lights already installed and an
information box and is available for sponsorship by your group.
The sponsorship fee
is $150. In addition, Kiwanis will decorate your tree for an additional fee
Proceeds from the
fundraiser will go to charitable organizations that support children. A
detailed list of these organizations is available upon request.
There will also be
a crossword puzzle contest, with each treeís having a unique clue on the
inside of information boxís lid in front of the tree. Each person who
correctly fills out the crossword puzzle will receive a certificate for a
Christmas ornament from the Westchester Township History Museum.
This holiday season
event is sponsored by Chesterton-Duneland Kiwanis, Duneland Chamber of
Commerce, Chesterton Parks Department, Do Good Works Inc. and the Town of
For an application
to be sponsor, contact Suzanne Philbrick at firstname.lastname@example.org or (219)