ALTON — The Upper Alton Association is inviting the public to attend its annual Christmas Tree Lighting at 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, at the Robert Wadlow Statue.
Located at the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Dental Campus at 2800 College Ave., the volunteer organization will provide the opportunity for families to kick off the holiday season. The Rev. Pastor David Crowley will give a blessing, followed by the lighting of the trees and music by the Alton Middle School Chorus. Santa Claus also will make an appearance to visit with the children.