Mall Strives For Christmas Spirit

Windward Mall is decked out and ready for holiday shoppers, who also can simply pause to soak up the ambiance of the season, now through Christmas Eve at the three venues listed below.

* The Snow Flurry Tree is up and running every 15 minutes at the top of every hour, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. in the Sears wing.

* The Santa letter-writing station also is open in the Sears wing, but stamps are a must.

* Santa is in his Toy Works, ready to pose for photos with keiki during mall hours at center court.

Also, free entertainment is booked for noon Friday with a concert by Streetlight Cadence, and noon Dec. 14 featuring The Green at center court.

Laulima Giving Day Dec. 13 offers a drop-off site for gifts for the needy in partnership with KHON2 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at center court. Live entertainment also is planned by local performers.

For other promotions and extended hours, call 235-1143 or visit