Santa will arrive in a fire truck at 2 p.m. Bring your camera. Coffee, cider and Christmas treats will be available; bring some cookies or bars to share. A craft sale for the Amador Heritage Center is set for 1:30 p.m. Personalized calligraphy Christmas bulbs. Can you donate a craft or baked good? Volunteers are needed.
Kids can hut for money in the straw pile at 1:30 p.m. Santa arrives at 1:45 p.m. Hot chocolate, coffee and donuts will be served.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.: Hot dogs, hot chocolate, candy canes and roasting marshmallows.
MAKE COOKIES WITH SANTA
10-11 a.m.: Stop in at Golden Living to make a cookie with Santa. Sponsored by Golden Living
READ WITH SANTA
11:15 a.m.-12:15 p.m.: Santa and Mrs. Claus will be reading stories at the Library. There will be a craft provided by the Rush City Friends of the Library and a tree lighting with the Girl Scouts.
BOWL WITH SANTA
12:30-2 p.m.: Bowl with Santa (additional cost of $2/game for bowling), as he and Mrs. Claus will be at Chuckers Bowl.
Cookies by the Catholic Ladies
9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Stop in to Rush City Foods Mall to buy your cookies.
New this year — Traveling performances by the Rush City Choir at all locations.
Children get a free picture with Santa. Tickets are $5 per person, while children 3 and under are free. Tickets may be purchased at the door or at Family Pathways Teen Centers in North Branch and Forest Lake or at Family Pathways Thrift Stores in Wyoming and Forest Lake. Complimentary tickets are available for children and families through Family Pathways Food Shelves in North Branch and Forest Lake. If you are interested in sponsoring children and families to have breakfast with Santa, phone the Family Pathways central office in Cambridge at 763-552-7284. Proceeds will benefit Family Pathways Youth Services.