Memory Tree Lighting
December 1, 2017 at 6:30 PM at the Foot of Town Hill on Central
Street. Rain or Shine.
Memory Tree is decorated with lights and White Stars with the names of
loved ones who are no longer with us. All the names are read out load
during the ceremony.
Jingle Bell Walk
December 2, 2017, 11:00 AM until 1:30 PM starting at the Ipswich
Town Wharf, with the arrival of Santa Clause, the Jingle Bell Walk
will proceed to the Ipswich Town Hall at 45 Green St. Keep a sharp
eye out for the "Grinch"!
Once Santa arrives at Town Hall, he will receive children 11 yrs.
and under while holiday carolers entertain. Parents are urged to
bring a camera! Each child will receive a gift bag from Santa as
well. Following their visit with Santa, the children can have their
faces painted, play festive games, and create holiday crafts. The
Rotary Club will serve hot dogs, hot cocoa and more in the COA
Tickets will be available for purchase in order
to enjoy delicious food, face painting, and crafts. There will be
free games to play as well as raffles for Christmas trees and
four Celtics Tickets for the February 26th game against Memphis at
In the event of rain or heavy snow,
we will meet at Town Hall. Parking is available at Town Hall and in
the Ascension Memorial Church lot. Unfortunately, no pets are
allowed in Town Hall. Attendees are encouraged to bring unwrapped
gifts fit for a child to support the Marines in their organization,
Toys for Tots! For more information go to
Proceeds from the Jingle Bell Walk will be donated to Cure CMT4J /
The Talia Duff Foundation Inc. This organization is aiming to raise
awareness and provide support for the development of gene therapy to
cure CMT4J, a rare, rapidly progressing neurological disease,
similar to ALS.