The Festival of Trees is magic! But not the kind of magic made by sleight of hand. Rather, it is the result of many hands. Within a 24-hour period, an empty building is transformed into a winter wonderland with uniquely decorated Christmas trees and handmade crafts. While this holiday magic lasts only 4 days, it continues throughout the year […]

Simi Valley, Calif.—The Simi Valley Family YMCA will begin selling Christmas trees December 6. The Simi Valley Y’s Men’s Club, a YMCA service organization, runs the tree lot. Members from the group volunteer at the lot along with YMCA board members and Adventure Guide youth and their parents. The entire proceeds for tree sales go […]