Verla Blogg directs the Chemainus Community Band. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Verla Blogg directs the Chemainus Community Band. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Little Town Christmas

Celebrations at the Chemainus Legion delight young and old alike

Don Bodger

The Courier

Celebrations at the Chemainus Legion delight young and old alike

 

Chemainus Rotary Club members Daphne Carlyle, Shannon Bellamy and Ken Stanton do their usual prolific job cooking hot dogs and onions at Chemainus’ Little Town Christmas Saturday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Chemainus Rotary Club members Daphne Carlyle, Shannon Bellamy and Ken Stanton do their usual prolific job cooking hot dogs and onions at Chemainus’ Little Town Christmas Saturday. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Kael Harvey, 9, of Chemainus reels in a prize from the fish pond. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Kael Harvey, 9, of Chemainus reels in a prize from the fish pond. (Photo by Don Bodger)

MC Brittany Pickard shows her cat-like reflexes at the mike. (Photo by Don Bodger)

MC Brittany Pickard shows her cat-like reflexes at the mike. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Kazka Russell, 3, of Chemainus is on a roll at the bowling game. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Kazka Russell, 3, of Chemainus is on a roll at the bowling game. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Gwenn Robinson prepares a wreath for Hudson Floyd, 5. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Gwenn Robinson prepares a wreath for Hudson Floyd, 5. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Esther Craig works on making a wreath. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Esther Craig works on making a wreath. (Photo by Don Bodger)

We just happened to catch Santa in a Chemainus Fire Department truck, above, heading toward Chemainus Little Town Christmas.

We just happened to catch Santa in a Chemainus Fire Department truck, above, heading toward Chemainus Little Town Christmas.

Visiting carollers from the Lower Mainland sing outside the Chemainus Legion Saturday during Little Town Christmas. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Visiting carollers from the Lower Mainland sing outside the Chemainus Legion Saturday during Little Town Christmas. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Santa arrives at Chemainus’ Little Town Christmas. (Photo by Don Bodger)

Santa arrives at Chemainus’ Little Town Christmas. (Photo by Don Bodger)