Gingerbread Housing Boom
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Crystal Bowden and Caydence Bowden, 7, don’t mind getting a little messy.
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The MARC held its annual gingerbread house workshop Monday night. According to Arts and Special Events Coordinator Liz Holland, 15 construction teams signed up with at least two or more children on each team.

“We’ve had more kids sign up this year than ever before. I think the appeal is that it’s messy; it’s kind of nice as a parent to let them go and have a good time and not be so worried about the mess,”

The MARC provided the materials for creating a winter wonderland; a gingerbread house kit, sugar wafers for fences, candy to decorate the houses, ice cream cones for trees, and red, white, and green frosting to glue the house together.

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