The Anah Shrine Facts and Figures Unit is sponsoring the Down East Festival of Trees at the Franklin Veterans Club. The event is scheduled for 10 to 8 pm on Saturday, Dec 17, and 10 to 4 pm on Sunday, Dec 18. Drinks and food will be for sale. The fund-raiser festival will feature various area businesses and groups’ uniquely decorated artificial trees. Raffle tickets will be available for the trees at 50 cents apiece. Santa Claus will also be on hand for photo-ops by Fire Chicks Photography. Admission for the festival is $1 per adult and free for veterans and children under 12. For more information, contact Brian Lane at 266-1940, Jamie Buteau at 479-9090 or call the Franklin Veterans Club at 565-2977.