Santa Claus is Coming to Town!
(Exhibits (Museum, Gardens, ...))
Michigan State University Museum Curator of History Val Roy Berryman is making a list and checking it twice for seven Santa-themed exhibits around the MSU campus and community this holiday season. more information...
Berryman has been collecting Christmas-related artifacts for more than 25 years, including advertising and promotional items, illustrations, cards, packaging, figurines, decorations and other Kris Kringle collectibles. Over the years, he has shared his personal collections - showcasing Christmas traditions from around the world. The exhibits are slated to be installed by Monday, Nov. 30, with a special downtown Lansing exhibit up in time for Lansing's Silver Bells in the City on Friday, Nov. 20.
On the MSU campus: CRACKERS & BISCUITS, AN ENGLISH CHRISTMAS -- MSU Museum, A MERRY DAIRY CHRISTMAS - Anthony Hall Dairy Store, CHRISTMAS AROUND the GLOBE -- MSU Student Union Building, and
SANTA TAKES A BREAK - Spartan Stadium Tower, 4th Floor (University Advancement).
Around town: WHERE'S SANTA - MSU Federal Credit Union headquarters, 3777 West Road, East Lansing, SIGNS of SANTA -- Knapp's Building, 300 S. Washington Square, Lansing, and TAKAAN, CHRISTMAS FROM the PHILIPPINES -- Williamston Depot Museum, 369 W. Grand River Avenue, Williamston.