The most wonderful time of the year

Published: Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 12:28 p.m. CDT • Updated: Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 12:28 p.m. CDT
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Deana Gast and son Zayne take a ride on the free carriage rides provided at this weekends downtown festivities
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Tristan Murray and Greenley Huff meet with Santa on Saturday afternoon during the Downtown Christmas Open House in Newton.
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Cart rides were also another free attraction available for children.
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Turkey Treats
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Brooklyn Rogers, Jaycee Shaver, Claire Breuer and Ben Breuer make crafts with cardboard, glue, dry leaves and other materials at the Newton Arboretum on Sunday. Children and their parents joined Project AWAKE for its annual fall festival this weekend. The event was free and included seasonal crafts and festive treats.

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