This Friday through Saturday the Downeast Festival of Trees will be held at the Franklin Veteran's Club located at 4 Cards Crossing in Franklin.

The event takes place Friday December 7th from 12 Noon to 8PM, Saturday December 8th from 9AM to 8PM and Sunday December 9th from 9AM to 4PM. The event is sponsored by the Anah Shrine Facts and Figures Unit

Santa will be there daily  and children may have their picture taken with him by Fire Chicks Photography by donation.

Admission is $1.00.Raffle tickets for the individual trees are 50 cents each. There are 28 trees from various businesses and organizations.