West U Rings in Christmas Season with Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 6, 2011

The City of West celebrated the start of the holiday season during its 23rd annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony on Monday night.

The event was held outside of the Community Center, 6104 Auden.

Emcee John Pickul led the festivities and Mayor Bob Fry announced the winners of the Christmas tree coloring contest.

The winners were Daniel Romero-Atkins, Jayant Gupta and Nora McQueary.

Musical entertainment was provided by the Houston Girls Chorus, the West U Methodist Hand Bell Choir, the West U Baptist Choir and Pickul.

Santa arrived on a West U fire truck and listened to children’s wishes.

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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