Irene Van Asperen tends to the large ornamental Christmas village display on her patio at 2-1225 Eagle Pass Way. Van Asperen has been collecting village ornaments since she and her husband moved to Canada from Holland in 2005. She welcomes people to stop by between 5 and 7 p.m., from Dec. 1 to 31, to view the illuminated display and leave a donation for the local food bank.

Irene Van Asperen tends to the large ornamental Christmas village display on her patio at 2-1225 Eagle Pass Way. Van Asperen has been collecting village ornaments since she and her husband moved to Canada from Holland in 2005. She welcomes people to stop by between 5 and 7 p.m., from Dec. 1 to 31, to view the illuminated display and leave a donation for the local food bank.

It takes a village…

Lachlan Labere

Eagle Valley News