2007 Festival of Trees
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pictures by Karen Hargis

Friendship Manor prepares for the annual Festival of Trees Dec. 2-8. The public is welcome to come out and view all the decorated trees, wreaths and swags, as well as participate in the silent auction or bring canned food donations throughout the week. Meals will be served from 4 to 8 p.m. each day, with children under 10 eating for half-price.

White tree with flag in the background was decorated by the American Legion.


Some of the Friendship Manor maintenance staff join in the decorating.

Red tree was decorated by Carrie Fletcher in memory of James Fletcher.


Bearded Santa wreath was decorated by Jerry Berglin in memory of Jean Kuhlman.

Beautiful outdoor "woodsy" tree was inspired by a trip to Branson.



Toy tree was decorated by the Zion Lutheran Girl Scout troop.

Beautiful upside-down tree on a stand.


Birdhouse tree was decorated by the Sloan family.

Purple upside-down tree was decorated by Christian Homes.


Large wreath was given by Rep. Rich Bauer.

Beautiful holiday wreath decorated by State Bank of Lincoln.

Eldon Mallinson is making hooks for hanging snowflakes.

Black tree decorated in hot pink and turquoise.












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