Magical Village at Place d’Orléans
Gloucester North Lions display of The Magical Village, a collection of miniature houses, buildings and streetscapes with trains running through the display, will be back at Place d’Orléans Mall this Christmas season. The Magical Village will be located on the second floor of the Place d’Orléans Mall near the Food Court. It will run from Nov. 28 through Dec. 24, inclusive, operating Monday to Friday from noon to 9:00 p.m.; Saturdays from 9:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sundays from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Entrance to the Magical Village is free, but they do accept non-perishable food or monetary donations. For 2013, the net proceeds will be shared among the Gloucester Emergency Food Cupboard; Lions Camp Dorset (provides a camping experience for those requiring dialysis) and Ronald McDonald House. For more information about the Magical Village, volunteer opportunities, the charities being assisted this year or to make a donation, please contact Lion Pierrette Woods (613-830-1051) or Lion Mark Marcogliese (613-837-5316).