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Do You Have Your Tickets to Festival of Trees?

15 Nov

Tickets still available for Gala.

Tonight, Friday November 15, at 5Pm, The Depot Museum opens its doors for the Festival of Trees.  Bring your friends and family out for free cookies and hot cocoa, as you gaze at beautifully decorated Christmas trees.  Pick your favorite tree and return tomorrow night (Saturday November 16), where you will be able to bid on the trees and other donated items.

It goes to an amazing cause.

Proceeds from Saturday, go to Magic City Enterprise‘s employment program.  This program is dedicated to helping people with disabilities to obtain a job, furthering their independence.

Poll for the readers:

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Festival of Trees Returns to Cheyenne Depot Museum

8 Nov

IMG_0101Festival of Trees is a two day event.

Starting on November 15, 21013, The Cheyenne Depot Museum will be holding their annual Festival of Trees.  At the festival, patrons, their friends, and their families will be able to participate in many events, while supporting less fortunate families and individuals with disabilities.  The festival is split into two days, with day one starting on Friday at 5 P.M..

Day 1 – Free Family day

Friday bodes an opportunity to get your family out of the house and enjoy a night together.  Participants of Fridays events at the festival will be able to bid on decorated trees, in which the proceeds go to Magic City Enterprise’s Employment Services.  Participants will also be able to take family photos with  Mr. and Mrs. Saint Nicholas (Santa and his wife).  There will be an opportunity to vote on your favorite decorated tree.  And, free hot chocolate, coffee and cookies will be given to all, not just to Santa.

Day 2 – Gala Night

Saturday, November 16, 2013, is Gala Night!  Celebrate the holiday season with your friends, by helping people with disabilities and enjoying a fancy meal prepared specifically for Festival of Trees.  There will be a Tree Auction, featuring professionally decorated and themed trees, in which the money from the sale will go to a needy family or organization of your choice!

Magic City Enterprises mystifies with it’s majesty

Magic City Enterprises is an organization, located here in Cheyenne, that work specifically with people with disabilities.  The organization helps to find ways for people with disabilities to better themselves.  Some of the ways Magic City Enterprises helps it’s clients is by:

  • Helping individuals with a disability to find employment.
  • Helping individuals with disability to find and participate in leisure activities.
  • Helping individuals to find ways to express themselves. (eg. Arts, Music, Crafts)

If you would like to know more about Magic City Enterprises and how you can help them, or know someone who could use their help, visit their website.