December 2017 Highlights
(For the full calendar of events and event descriptions, please click on “CommunityCalendar”, above, and “Read the Latest in the MCN Link”, above left)
December is a wonderful month filled with holidays and events.
December 7 th - Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
The annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony and the arrival of Santa to Moraga all
takes place at the Moraga Commons Park. Festivities begin at 6:30pm. Cookies and hot
cocoa will be served.
|December 12 th – 20 th – Hanukah
This festive Jewish celebration begins with the lighting of a candle on December.
12 th and ends on December 20 th .
|December 9 th – Lamorinda Night with the Gaels of St. Mary’s
During the men’s basketball game against Seattle University, Lamorinda Night will
celebrate the communities of Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda. To purchase tickets go
to www.SMCGaels.com/tickets and use Promo Code LAMO17.
|December 13th- Town Council meeting
The agenda includes thanking Teresa Onoda, the 2017 Mayor, for her leadership this
year, and the election of the 2018 Mayor and Vice Mayor.
December 15 th , 16 th and 17 th - CAPA performs The Nutcracker.
This beloved holiday ballet will performed by the California Academy of
Performing Arts. This presentation is a full-length, narrated version with over 100 local
performers. There will be performances each day. For tickets and times go
December 25 th – Christmas Day