Area businesses partner to raise money for Faith in Action.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Dear Editor: The Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce's third annual Winter Festival was a hit. Thank you to all the businesses that participated and to all our wreath decorators. All our wreaths found homes for the holidays and we will have a nice donation for Faith in Action. Our business partners include: Alpha Coney Island, Artistica, Aubree's Pizzeria & Grill, Christine's, Dexter Historical Society, Dexter's Pub, Dexter Flowers, Encore Theatre, Hearts and Flowers, Jazzercise, Joe and Rosie, LaFontaine Chevrolet, Life is Good Shoppe, Nichols and Stafford, PNC Bank, Red Brick Kitchen and Bar, and Upstream Investment Partners. Wreath decorators include: Aubree's Pizzeria & Grill, Christine's, Dexter Flowers, Hearts and Flowers, Life is Good …
Dexter lights its Christmas tree Saturday during the annual downtown Winter Festival.
The Village of Dexter officially kicks off the Christmas season this week with the annual Christmas tree lighting at Monument Park on Saturday. The tree lighting will cap off the day-long Winter Festival sponsored by the Dexter Area Chamber of Commerce. "The Winter Festival is our way of trying to engage the business community without asking them to spend extra money or working any harder than they already do," Abby Goldberg, executive director of the DACC said. The event will take place from 10 a.m to dusk, with caroling and the tree lighting scheduled for around 5:30 p.m. in Monument Park. Throughout the day, several activities will be held at local businesses, including a coloring contest at Aubree's Pizzeria, story time at Dexter's Pub…