The magic of Christmas


A trio of helpful elves pose in the winter wonderland facade in the lobby at the Gloria Theater in Urbana. Katie Trudo is on the left, Claire Shelpman is on the right and Marah Donahue is in the lower right opening. Santa Land at the Gloria will be open through Dec. 19 on Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the hours of operation, children are invited to hand-deliver their letters to Santa, and parents are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa.

A trio of helpful elves pose in the winter wonderland facade in the lobby at the Gloria Theater in Urbana. Katie Trudo is on the left, Claire Shelpman is on the right and Marah Donahue is in the lower right opening. Santa Land at the Gloria will be open through Dec. 19 on Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the hours of operation, children are invited to hand-deliver their letters to Santa, and parents are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa.


Brenda Burns|Urbana Daily Citizen

A trio of helpful elves pose in the winter wonderland facade in the lobby at the Gloria Theater in Urbana. Katie Trudo is on the left, Claire Shelpman is on the right and Marah Donahue is in the lower right opening. Santa Land at the Gloria will be open through Dec. 19 on Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the hours of operation, children are invited to hand-deliver their letters to Santa, and parents are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa.

A trio of helpful elves pose in the winter wonderland facade in the lobby at the Gloria Theater in Urbana. Katie Trudo is on the left, Claire Shelpman is on the right and Marah Donahue is in the lower right opening. Santa Land at the Gloria will be open through Dec. 19 on Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the hours of operation, children are invited to hand-deliver their letters to Santa, and parents are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa.
https://www.urbanacitizen.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/36/2015/12/web1_elves.jpgA trio of helpful elves pose in the winter wonderland facade in the lobby at the Gloria Theater in Urbana. Katie Trudo is on the left, Claire Shelpman is on the right and Marah Donahue is in the lower right opening. Santa Land at the Gloria will be open through Dec. 19 on Fridays from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. During the hours of operation, children are invited to hand-deliver their letters to Santa, and parents are invited to take pictures of their children with Santa. Brenda Burns|Urbana Daily Citizen