Holiday activities fill town to brim with Christmas spirit

Sharon resident Allison Black, 10, visited Santa during his annual visit to the Hotchkiss Library of Sharon on Saturday, Dec. 3. Photo by Asher Pavel

SHARON — Taking time out from his hectic preholiday schedule, Santa Claus left the North Pole to visit the Hotchkiss Library of Sharon on Saturday, Dec. 3.

A large crowd of local and visiting youngsters came to the library with their parents and grandparents to explain their Christmas wish list to Santa.

Many parents were overheard telling Santa this was the third, fourth or fifth year their child was visiting him at the library. Naturally, Santa replied, “Of course, I remember him [or her].”

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