Marisa Conus, 3, sits on Santa’s lap during the Tonganoxie Public Library’s Festival of Mini Trees and asks for five toys this year. The Mayor’s Christmas Tree Lighting downtown preceded Santa’s visit.
“As an adult my favorite vacation would have to be the Rockies. Colorado has always had a close place in my heart. But as a child I always went to the northern states and I’d have to say that they had the best family oriented activities, such as the Great Lakes and many a fun time on the Mississippi. If it involved water, we were there.”