The beauty and grandeur of Whitehaven, Paducah's historic, 1800s, Southern mansion, will soon be decked out in full, holiday glory. Local garden clubs will provide all the Christmas finery. On Friday, Santa and Mrs. Claus, along with one of Santa's elves from Twilight Theatre, will be reading a book and visiting with children to get their wish lists. And each child will receive a toy from Santa's bag! Additionally, Michael Vessels will be playing the bowed psaltery in the Music Room.On Saturday, students from Blewett Music Studio will be on hand, performing Christmas carols on stringed instruments. Each night, Charles Dickens (Bill Baxter of the Tilghman House) and Scrooge (Roy Hensel) along with the Paducah Ambassadors will be greeting guests. Refreshments will be provided by local businesses.