December 10, 2018By Stephanie Kim, Freelance ReporterLife & Arts
The Lake Forest Recreation Center transformed into a magical place Saturday night, spreading holiday cheer through costume and dance.
A festive ensemble of prancing reindeers, grooving Santas and twirling sugar plum fairies put on a Winter Dance Spectacular, much to the delight of the families, friends and neighbors gathered inside the gymnasium Dec. 8.
Gary Kantor (right) performs magic tricks for a group of people at the Cocktails with the Clauses event held at Northcroft Park Friday, Dec. 7, in Lake Forest. Photos by Alex Newman/22nd Century Media
It could have been difficult for Lake Forest’s hockey team to come out with energy for a 9:15 p.m. game, particularly on a school night during semester finals week.
But the Scouts brought a high-octane effort to the rink for one main reason.