The Carlisle Mosquito Online

Friday, October 26, 2007



OPERA IN CARLISLE. John Tischio (right), back by request at the Gleason Public Library, presented a series of five operas on Wednesday afternoons through December 12. Here he speaks with Carlisle opera fans about one of his favorites, Salome by Richard Strauss. (Photo by Dave Ives)


GIVING BREAD. Robert Lee (far left), a representative from the Boston-based anti-hunger charity Project Bread, accepts a check for $1,000 from Carlisle School sixth-graders (left to right) Justina Zuckerman, Margot Cohen, Anna Ringheiser, Kristen McGrory and Andrew Solomon. The students raised the money before Thanksgiving. As part of their studies, the sixth grade is learning about world hunger and poverty. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)


SANTA PAWS. Katie and Kasey Stables of Buttrick Lane get into the holiday spirit. (Courtesy photo)


HURRY UP AND WAIT. Eileen Blanchette and Bill Mills stand patiently in line at the Post Office as the holiday mailing season reaches its height. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)


BRIGHT LIGHTS, SMALL TOWN. Carlisle celebrates its traditional tree lighting last Sunday on the Town Common. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)


HOLIDAY TRIMMINGS. Mary Zoll holds up a decorated wreath she made at the annual COA and Garden Club wreath-making workshop on December 3. (Photo by Dave Ives)



EVERYBODY SAY, "HO, HO HO!" Santa and his animated elves stay as still as they can for a picture in Union Hall following the tree lighting on the Town Common. With the crew from the North Pole are (front row, left to right): Gillian Kirlin, Erika Hedden and Jennifer Colbert. In the second row, left to right, are, Riley Harring, Alden Harring and Liam Smith. (Photo by Lois d'Annunzio)

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