Ringing in the Christmas season


Dylan Coby, 3, of Troy works on a Christmas project, along with his mom Monday, in the children’s area of the Piqua Public Library on Friday during Christmas on the Green.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Charlie Smith, 4, tries out Santa Claus’ chair in the lobby of the Piqua Public Library during Christmas on the Green on Friday as her mom, Melissa Bissell, snaps a photo.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Kaylie Hittle, front, Julie Thompson, top left, and Addie Leasure have a festive morning at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday morning as they lend a helping hand for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

The Piqua High School Show Choir, The Company, performs at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Grand Marshal Steve Baker, camera at the ready, leads the Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade down Main Street on Saturday.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

John Emerick, of Piqua, front, leads dozens of motorcycles through the downtown on Saturday.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Mark Reedy of Thrivent Financial Group rides the parade route with more than 260 bicycles that were donated to Mark’s Bike Drive this season.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Athletes from Edison State Community College participate in Saturday’s Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

A pair of youngsters show their excitement as Santa Claus arrives in Piqua.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Dylan Coby, 3, of Troy works on a Christmas project, along with his mom Monday, in the children’s area of the Piqua Public Library on Friday during Christmas on the Green.

Charlie Smith, 4, tries out Santa Claus’ chair in the lobby of the Piqua Public Library during Christmas on the Green on Friday as her mom, Melissa Bissell, snaps a photo.

Kaylie Hittle, front, Julie Thompson, top left, and Addie Leasure have a festive morning at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday morning as they lend a helping hand for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.

The Piqua High School Show Choir, The Company, performs at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.

Grand Marshal Steve Baker, camera at the ready, leads the Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade down Main Street on Saturday.

John Emerick, of Piqua, front, leads dozens of motorcycles through the downtown on Saturday.

Mark Reedy of Thrivent Financial Group rides the parade route with more than 260 bicycles that were donated to Mark’s Bike Drive this season.

Athletes from Edison State Community College participate in Saturday’s Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade.

A pair of youngsters show their excitement as Santa Claus arrives in Piqua.

Dylan Coby, 3, of Troy works on a Christmas project, along with his mom Monday, in the children’s area of the Piqua Public Library on Friday during Christmas on the Green.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120117mju_piqua_ChristmasontheGreen2017122222536497-1.jpgDylan Coby, 3, of Troy works on a Christmas project, along with his mom Monday, in the children’s area of the Piqua Public Library on Friday during Christmas on the Green. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Charlie Smith, 4, tries out Santa Claus’ chair in the lobby of the Piqua Public Library during Christmas on the Green on Friday as her mom, Melissa Bissell, snaps a photo.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120117mju_piqua_ChristmasontheGreen22017122222552437-1.jpgCharlie Smith, 4, tries out Santa Claus’ chair in the lobby of the Piqua Public Library during Christmas on the Green on Friday as her mom, Melissa Bissell, snaps a photo. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Kaylie Hittle, front, Julie Thompson, top left, and Addie Leasure have a festive morning at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday morning as they lend a helping hand for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_pcis_seniorbreakfast2017122222612859-1.jpgKaylie Hittle, front, Julie Thompson, top left, and Addie Leasure have a festive morning at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday morning as they lend a helping hand for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

The Piqua High School Show Choir, The Company, performs at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_pcis_seniorbreakfast22017122222647836-1.jpgThe Piqua High School Show Choir, The Company, performs at Piqua Central Intermediate School on Saturday for the annual Senior Citizens Breakfast. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Grand Marshal Steve Baker, camera at the ready, leads the Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade down Main Street on Saturday.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_piqua_parade1201712222272558-1.jpgGrand Marshal Steve Baker, camera at the ready, leads the Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade down Main Street on Saturday. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

John Emerick, of Piqua, front, leads dozens of motorcycles through the downtown on Saturday.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_piqua_parade22017122222719988-1.jpgJohn Emerick, of Piqua, front, leads dozens of motorcycles through the downtown on Saturday. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Mark Reedy of Thrivent Financial Group rides the parade route with more than 260 bicycles that were donated to Mark’s Bike Drive this season.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_piqua_parade42017122222750780-1.jpgMark Reedy of Thrivent Financial Group rides the parade route with more than 260 bicycles that were donated to Mark’s Bike Drive this season. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Athletes from Edison State Community College participate in Saturday’s Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_piqua_parade52017122222832203-1.jpgAthletes from Edison State Community College participate in Saturday’s Mainstreet Piqua Downtown Christmas Parade. Mike Ullery | Daily Call

A pair of youngsters show their excitement as Santa Claus arrives in Piqua.
http://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/12/web1_120217mju_piqua_parade6201712222299432-1.jpgA pair of youngsters show their excitement as Santa Claus arrives in Piqua. Mike Ullery | Daily Call