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What: Governor Gary R. Herbert and First Lady Jeanette Herbert will unveil the holiday theme and d'ecor for the Utah Governor's Mansion.

Who: Governor Gary R. Herbert and First Lady Jeanette Herbert

When: Monday, December 5, 2011, 10:30 AM

Where: Governor's Mansion, 603 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City

Background: Each year the Governor and First Lady select a theme for the decorations in the Governor's Mansion. Community volunteers and organizations are invited to decorate accordingly, generously providing their time, talent and supplies as they turn the beautiful historic mansion into a tribute to the season. Built in 1902 by prominent mining magnate and U.S. Senator Thomas Kearns and his wife, Jennie, the mansion was donated to the State of Utah in 1937. More information on the mansion may be found at http://www.utah.gov/governor/mansion/mansion_history.html.

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