Palmer House Holiday Tree Lighting
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The public is invited to this 143rd-annual Holiday Tree Lighting ceremony at Palmer House. Guests include: State Comptroller Judy Barr Topinka; Chicago City Clerk Mendoza; hotel manager Konstantine Drosos; ABC-7 News’ Janet Davies; Gabriel Parra, the assistant principal of Carl Von Linne School; marketing representative Adrienne Stewart; and ex-Chicago Bears players Jim Morrissey and Wendell Davis. The event will take place in the lobby. "Children from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (will) join guests on the stage for the official lighting ceremony," according to an announcement. "The Children’s Choir of Power House from Power House Ministries sings Christmas carols, while Chef Henry brings out Christmas treats for guests." Dress to impress for photographs being taken with the children and VIPs.