Holiday village awaits visitors

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St. Andrew United Methodist Church invites the community to safely celebrate the season at “Journey of Lights,” a new outdoor, immersive Christmas experience, Dec. 11-19 from 6-9 p.m., 5801 W. Plano Parkway, benefiting the church’s new mental health initiative, a program that will be available not only to church members but also to the community. At “Journey of Lights,” attendees will enjoy multiple immersive outdoor Christmas environments throughout the 21-acre campus, filled with photo opportunities, including a Christmas Village. Paperless tickets sold in designated time segments are $5 each. Ages 2 and under are free. Visit for more details. — Elizabeth Lenart