TIS THE SEASON As it has done for over fifty years at Kiwanis Park, The Exchange Club of New Canaan will sell Christmas trees, wreaths, roping, tree stands, a great variety of lights, ornaments and other decorations. The sale begins on Saturday November 27 and continues until Christmas Eve. The hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekends and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays.Rides for children (and their parents if they are good!) on Old Faithful vintage fire truck will be available at Kiwanis Park Saturdays November 27, December 4, and December 11, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday December 4 the fire truck will leave South School at 11 a.m. to give Santa a ride into downtown New Canaan, all are welcome, and will then proceed to Kiwanis Park to provide additional rides until 1 p.m. Santa's workshop and village will be open in the Merrie Bee Cabin at Kiwanis Park from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, starting from November 27 until December 19 and Santa will be there to listen to each request, also letters to Santa may be placed in the special North Pole mailboxes at Kiwanis Park or inside the New Canaan Library entrance. Exchange Club Elves promise all letters will be promptly answered.All proceeds support Exchange Club Parenting Skills Center for the prevention of child abuse and other local causes; The Exchange Club of New Canaan's over one hundred members work together to make our community a better place to live through programs of community service, youth activities, scholarships, and financial contributions to over thirty local and regional charities and programs.