You know the Christmas season is here when the Tree of Lights Campaign is under way.

The kick-off event will take place Friday, November 15 at 6 p.m. in the Kroc Center at 405 Vermont Street in Quincy. This years campaign chairs will be introduced along with the announcement of the 2013 campaign goal.

Volunteers are also and important part of the Christmas season and are needed to assist with many Christmas programs and activities, especially bell ringing. Contact Alisa Elkins for more information at 217-231-5633.