In 1956 the
McAdenville Menís Club conceived the idea of using lights to decorate a few
Trees were decorated the first year. Mrs.
W J Pharr suggested using the traditional
colors of Christmas- Red, Green and White.
The reaction in those
early efforts were so favorable that each year the number of decorated
has been increased. In 2011 over 375 trees were decorated and ranged from 6 feet to more than 90 feet tall.
The number of lights on individual trees depends on the size of the tree and can range from 500 to over 5000.
This yearís ornament design matches the McAdenville Womenís Club shirt design.
Each year the
McAdenville Woman's Club sells shirts to raise funds for various
beautification projects, scholarships and programs that assist the town of
A portion of your purchase price will be donated to the McAdenville Womenís Club to continue their efforts.
Design-Bruce Allen Artwork-Mary Lee Abernathy
in McAdenville North
To order by
mail- send payment to Deea Dirks PO Box 215 McAdenville NC 28101
Ornament - $12.00 postage and handling $3.00 Total = $15.00
Please enclose a valid mailing address. Ornaments from 2000-2011 are also available.
For information about purchasing the 2012 Christmas Town Ornaments
Deea or Russ Dirks......
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