Tolland Public Library will open it's Festival of Christmas Trees Fundraiser with a reception on Nov. 29th from 7-8pm. Tabletop trees decorated by Tolland residents, businesses and social organizations will be displayed and bid on in a silent auction. The Thursday night reception is the opening night for bidding, and includes refreshments and door prizes. Bids will be accepted Friday and Saturday during regular hours. Bidding will resume on Sunday, Dec. 2nd from 1-3 pm when bidding closes, and successful bidders can take home their trees. Winners not present will be notified by phone, and the library will remain open until 4pm for tree pick-up. All proceeds will benefit the Friends of Tolland Library. Bring your family and friends, get into the holiday spirit, and find that one-of-a-kind gift you were looking for!