Hundreds of people came to hear local elected officials and several Community Board 7 members gathered on the stage, the chorus of PS 20 sing holiday songs, the lighting of the CB 7 Christmans Tree, and welcome Santa. Above Barbara Stronzer Chair of the CB 7 Parks Committee welcomes everyone.
Above - Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz tells of the wonderful time of year it is for him, and is glad to be at the CB 7 tree lighting as he has for many years now.
Below - Councilman Andrew Cohen echoes the remarks of Assemblyman Dinowitz as this now has become a yearly event for him also.
Above - Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj tells everyone why this tome of the year is special to him, as he is able to attend many tree lightings and holiday events in his district.
Below - The Chorus of PS 20 sing several holiday songs before the tree is lit.
Above - The Cb 7 Christmas looks nice, but something is missing.
Below - Santa arrives to light the Christmas tree.
The Christmas tree is lit.