BRUNSWICK, Maine 11/24/18 -- Mark Rockwood of Brunswick, stirs the hot chocolate at the Brunswick's tree lighting event on Saturday. He said, "No weak cocoa here," as added three cans to the batch. Hannaford supermarket donated the cocoa.
Trevor Geiger, of Brunswick Downtown Association, said that the organization expected over 1500 guests at the event and that they counted participation by the number of cups of cocoa they passed out. He added that there were more than 20 volunteers helping out with the event and over 1500 cookies were on the table. Most were homemade, by volunteers. Photo by Roger S. Duncan.