The Volunteers of Akron Childrenâ€™s Hospital invite individuals and organizations to decorate a tree, wreath or miniature for the 2007 Holiday Tree Festival from November 17 to 25 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron. All professional and amateur decorators are welcomed, including interior designers, businesses, youth groups, schools, churches and individuals.
Prizes will be awarded for Best of Show, Most Original, Most Traditional, A Childâ€™s Dream, Christmas Fantasy and Judges Choice. There will also be a Youth Award and a Peopleâ€™s Choice. All donated trees will be available for purchase during the Holiday Tree Festival and proceeds will be donated to Akron Childrenâ€™s Hospital.
For more information or to receive a decorator packet, contact Akron Childrenâ€™s Volunteer Services at 330-543-8424. The deadline for tree registration is Oct. 5.