It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the KRV

Photo by Shannon Rapose / Kern Valley Sun:  Christmas in Kernville is in full swing with Circle Park being fully decorated with lights and puffy holiday displays. Santa even manages to drop by every Saturday evening, until Dec. 16.

Photo by George Stahl / Special to the Sun:  The Knights of Columbus Council #7927 of St. Jude Catholic Church in Wofford Heights held their 5th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting and Coat and Food Drive on Friday, Dec. 1. Over 50 coats, a few dozen blankets, and more than 40 pounds of canned foods were collected. Donations came from St. Jude parishioners as well as from other members of the KRV community and will be distributed to those in need around the valley.

Photo by Shannon Rapose / Kern Valley Sun:  Kindergartener Arabella Rapose had a jolly good time picking out the perfect Christmas tree at the Kern Valley FFA Christmas Tree Lot on Sunday, Dec. 3.

Photo by Shannon Rapose / Kern Valley Sun:  Cheryl Borthick, owner of Cheryl’s Diner (pictured at left), led the annual Candlelight Stroll around Circle Park in Kernville on Friday, Dec. 1, singing holiday favorites like “Frosty the Snowman” and “Jingle Bells.”

Photo by Shannon Rapose / Kern Valley Sun:  Members of the Sweet Adelines Kern Valley Chorus sang their hearts out for the crowd after the Candlelight Stroll in Circle Park, Kernville, on Dec. 1.