Everyone has a holiday tradition they look forward to every year, and these locals want to share their favorites with you.
“As a scientist and a university president, I always look forward to the Faraday Lectures at Weber State. They pay homage to English scientist Michael Faraday, who gave similar lectures around Christmastime in the 1800s. WSU chemistry faculty members and I have a ball dressing up as famous scientists and conducting colorful chemical demonstrations for children of all ages.”
“My favorite holiday tradition is the Home for the Holidays program at our Ronald McDonald House. Companies, church groups and families donate time and treasures to make the holidays magical for the 72 pediatric patient families who call our house their home. We set up a winter wonderland workshop filled with new donated toys and personal care items for guest family members. Volunteers bake cookies or lead holiday crafts–we simply see the very best in humanity.”
See more inside our 2017 November/December Issue.