December 20th was a warm (by Antarctic standards) sunny day, so we decided to hike the Ob Hill Loop Trail.
Required selfie with Ob Hill in the background.
Kelly gazing off into the distance.
December 23rd, we hosted our 10th annual department Christmas Party. Seana & Andrew were the first to arrive.
Leala, Amber, Adam & Killian
Killian & Sarah (AKA Yote)
Kelly, Greg, Yote & Shannon
Shannon loving on John
Greg, Alex & John
Greg, Alex, John, Yote, Amber & Adam
Ben'O & Max
Ang & Kevin
Kelly, Greg, Alex, Yote, Adam & Amber
After our party, we all went to the Town Christmas Party. Here's Dave & Max.
Christmas Day....presents around our little tree.
Annual Christmas Day photo
Kelly got a gag gift we've been passing back and forth randomly for the past 11 years.
Dave with his gifts
Kelly opening a gift
Dave got a new shirt for Flannel Fridays
The annual New Year's Eve Ice Stock concert is always one of our favorite days of the season. Here's Julie & Alex up front, Chris, Dave, Kelly & Joe in back.
Julie & Kelly amongst the crowd
Liz, Kelly, Shannon & Tom
Amber, Abe & Adam
Dustin, Greg & Alex
Andrew & Kelly
Greg & Alex getting a little wild as Andrew watches from afar...
Some of our cargo co-workers played in one of the bands.
Mandy, Killian, Amber & Toby
Andrew & Greg
Dave, Greg & Kelly welcoming in the new year