2021 Schedule Of Jaycees December / Holiday / Christmas Events!

The Jaycee elves are VERY busy during the holiday season and have many events planned!

 

JAYCEE HOLIDAY BANNERS 
Will Be Completed Early December

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Starting in 2011, the Jaycees place festive banners around town each December! Look for them in early December!    

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Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:00AM


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Each December, the Foxboro Jaycees decorate Foxboro Common with bows and wreaths, and place lights on the hedges at the foot of the Common and around the bandstand. The public is invited to help us do the decorating!

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NATIVITY SET ON THE COMMON
Saturday, November 27, 2021 9:00 A.M.

 

 

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Each December, the Foxboro Jaycees set up the Nativity Scene (created in the 1940s) on Foxboro Common, on the bandstand the Jaycees built in 1972. The Jaycees have been doing this since the late 1980s, and store the set all year, and repaint, repair, and refurbish it as necessary. 

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2ND YEAR!  HOLIDAY LIGHT CONTEST
Dates TBA 2021




Prizes will be awarded in 8 Categories:

  1. “Bing Crosby” Award: Most traditional / Classic – Old Fashioned Nostalgia
  2. “Martha Stewart” Award: Elegant – Low-key – Not overdone, not simple, just enough, very tasteful
  3. “Over the Rainbow” Award – Must use ALL colors of the rainbow to be considered: Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Purple
  4. “Toy Land” award: Use of animatronics, air-inflated decorations, things that move, etc.
  5. “The WOW Factor” Award: Most Creative / Original – this can be anything, something different, something special, something unique, something we haven’t seen before, or just a great idea.
  6. “Miracle on 34th Street” Award – Best Decorated Business
  7. “Clark Griswold” Award: Over-The-Top (Most likely to be seen from space) / “Friend of the Electric Company”
  8. The People’s Choice – this is the display the Public votes for by sending an email to deco@foxborojaycees.org

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ASSIST A KID/ASSIST A SENIOR
Dates TBA 2021

 

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We shop for some special gifts for a needy child, and also for a senior.

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TOWN TREE LIGHTING
Saturday November 27, 2021 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 PM

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PROGRESSIVE DINNER
Date TBA 2021

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YANKEE SWAP

Date TBA 2021

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CHRISTMAS FRUIT BASKETS
Date: TBA, 2021

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The Jaycees gather and create 250 baskets of fresh fruit that are delivered with the Foxboro Discretionary fund food boxes to needy families. Since 2010 we have partnered with our friends from Brigham & Women’s / Mass General Health Care Center to make this possible.

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CAROLING ON THE COMMON
Date: TBA, 2021

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NEW YEAR WISHING TREE
TBA, December 2021

The Wishing Tree will be up and ready in December and will be waiting for your your wishes! Please place your wish for 2022 on a small card or piece of paper inside one of the ornaments and make sure to include your name. These will be collected on January 1st . Next year during the Foxboro Jaycees New Years Eve Kids Party they will be returned to you. Hope your wishes come true!! Thanks again to Parker Devine, his family, Amy LaBrache and the Jaycees!


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DECORATION AND NATIVITY TAKE DOWN
Saturday, January 8, 2022 at 9:00 A.M.

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After the holidays are over, the Foxboro Jaycees return to Foxboro Common to take down and store the nativity display, and take down the holiday decorations and lights and put them back into storage. Help is needed! 

 

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