MIKE SPRINGER/Gloucester Daily Times.
Children rehearse a scene last week for the "Holiday Delights" show, in which Mrs. Clause and her assistants take a young girl on a Christmas Eve journey to discover the real joy's of the holiday. From left are Chloe de Gaspe Beaubien, 9, as Peppermint, Jaqi McCarthy, 17, as Mrs. Claus, Sara Wheeler (standing), 12, as herself, and Ruby Featherstone, 10, as Mistletoe. All are from Gloucester except Wheeler, who is from Beverly.