Gallery: Kids have fun at Light Up Damascus

Stephanie McDonald of Beauty House in Damascus was applying free hair accessories. Shown here is 11-year-old Isabella Hall, a West Branch sixth-grader. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)
Wearing her balloon creation is smiling 6-year-old Victoria Jones of Alliance. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)
Seven-year-old Lauren Sanor of Beloit works on making her own stress ball. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)
A big hit with the kids were inflatable balls that they actually got in and went after each other in good fun — kind of like bumper cars without the cars. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)
Three-year-old Canaan Miller of Damascus goes for a while getting pushed by Isabella Leek. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)
Working on their high-stepping team work are, from left, 11-year-old Destiny Cappa, 12-year-old Isabella Leek, 11-year-old Eden Kutz, 11-year-old Ari Aldridge and 8-year-old Whitney Yeagley. All are West Branch students. (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)

Light Up Damascus was held Saturday featuring a full schedule of events including plenty of children’s activities. There was a live nativity. Performing were the Damascus Community Choir and the West Branch Show Choir “Young & Alive.” There was a lighting of the Christmas tree. Shown here 10-year-old Ava Dowd of Salem who was Santa’s helper (Salem News photo by J.D. Creer)