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Holiday Cheer from the Kemper Center

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Holiday Cheer from the Kemper Center
‘Nature’s Helpers’ was the 2016 gourdament theme. Staff and volunteers used their artistic talents to create the beautiful gourdaments. This has been a tradition at Kemper Center for 10 years and everyone looks forward to this time of year. Our video slideshow gave a peek at some gourdaments from previous years. If you go to ‘Visual Guides’ on our website, you can see more gourdaments from over the years. The 2016 Gourdaments have just been added! The holiday decor...
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Candy Cane Mice

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Candy Cane Mice
Another DIY Holiday Decorating idea we've created here at the Kemper Center is Candy Cane Mice. It is a great project to do with kids and the volunteers seemed to have fun making them, as well. We thought it would be something the children would like while visiting the Kemper Center along with all the other holiday decorations. This also follows our theme: ‘Tall Tales: Anything with a Tale or a Tail." The pattern was found on marthastewart.com. Download the pattern and trace it onto a str...
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Find Henry

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Find Henry
The Kemper Center holiday tree will be up the first week in December. Come by and see the decorations that were made by our staff and volunteers. Hopefully, it will inspire your holiday decorating. Don’t forget to bid on the Gourdaments and/or Vote for your favorite. Our holiday sleigh will be available for your yearly family photos, make sure to bring your cameras. A new fun activity at the Kemper Center this year is ‘Where is Henry?’.  Find where Henry Shaw is hiding a...
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