The Prairie Mills
Windmill

Golden, Illinois

Christmas at the Mill

The Golden Historical Society will host its tenth annual "Christmas at the Mill" on Saturday, December 3, 2016 from 9 AM to 3 PM at the Prairie Mills Windmill Hall.  All proceeds benefit the Golden Windmill.

 

 

Special Attractions

 

FOOD!  Breakfast is served from 8:30 to 11:00 AM or until sold out and includes coffee, rolls, sausage gravy and biscuits.  Soup, sandwiches, desserts and beverages will be available at lunch.

 

A BAKE SALE from 9 AM to 3 PM (or until sold out) features homemade traditional German and American Christmas treats.
Come early for best choice. 
Donations of baked goods are welcome and will be accepted on Friday afternoon and Saturday morning.

 

SHOP ‘TIL YOU DROP!  Vendors will fill the hall with handmade crafts and other gifts.  The Windmill Gift Shop booth will feature many unique windmill-themed items.

 

VENDORS:  Contact Karen Nichols at 217-779-2943 or by
e-mail for info or to reserve a booth. 
Click here to download a reservation package.

 

SANTA's COMING!  From 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM your kids can join Santa for lunch.  Call Lois at 696-4672 to reserve your spot.  Cost for lunch is free before 12:30 and $2.00 each after 12:30.

 

After lunch, kids can have their picture taken with Santa in a special setting.  Bring your own camera.

 

KIDS ACTIVITIES!  At 1:00 PM Mrs. Claus and her elves will
read stories and have other activities with the kids.  There is a holiday
craft activity just for kids beginning at 1:30 PM.

 

MUSIC!  At 2:00 PM join us around the Christmas tree to sing Christmas carols and other holiday songs to put everyone in the Christmas spirit.

 

TREE DECORATING CONTEST!  Central Elementary School classes will each receive a two-foot tree to decorate in their own theme.  The trees will be judged and prizes will be awarded.  Vote for your favorite tree! 
A silent auction for the trees will conclude at 2:30 PM.  Contact Joan at
696-4859 for more information.

 

Thank you for your support.
Bring your family and friends to kick off the
holiday season with a day of fun, food, and
festivities at the Mill!

 

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