WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local News

WJBD - Local News - Rain, Sleet, or Snow, Santa Still Comes to Town

Children enjoy lunch during the event.

The Immortal Avatar of Christmas, Santa Claus, during the luncheon.

Rain, Sleet, or Snow, Santa Still Comes to Town

By Rob Sussman, WJBD News

In spite of poor weather conditions the magical man tasked with delivering Christmas gifts across the globe, Santa Claus, still spent his Saturday with Salem Children at the Bryan-Bennett Library for the Library's annual Breakfast and Lunch with Santa program, sponsored by the Salem Recreation Department.

According to Claus, expensive, big ticket electronics top the Christmas lists of area children.

"They're looking for Electronic items mostly, iPads, iPods, Kindle Fire, things like that" Claus said. 

Local kids got to eat breakfast or lunch and take pictures with Santa. Kids also made crafts and received small christmas gifts.

See other LocalNews news:

Governor Signs New Regulations To Prevent Concussions
Quinn Says Illinois Economy Is Strong, Despite BLS Numbers
Fight in Salem Township Hospital Emergency Room Results in Additional Charges for Salem Woman
Police Beat for Wednesday, August 20th, 2014
Centralia Man Injured in Motorcycle Accident




Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo