Santa Claus, Khan-du the Magician, Face
Painting, Crafts, Hot Dogs & Candy Canes at Annual Children's
Christmas Party on the first Saturday of December.
Children's Christmas festivities will
start early this year for the Emmitsburg Lion's Club. The Annual
Children's Christmas Party will be held the first Saturday of December, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Emmitsburg Firehouse
on West Main Street.
As in previous years, Lions will be
available to assist children in making holiday crafts. Your
children always appreciate the opportunity to make their own
holiday ornament. (Parents, just remember to be surprised when
you are given that ornament as a gift.) Our crafters will also
help them make birdseed and peanut butter pine cones to feed to
their feathered friends during the winter. Other Lions will be
available to paint your children's face with tidings of the
At 11 a.m., Khan-Du Magic and Illusion
will fascinate young and old alike. Their show features magic,
comedy, illusion, and live animals. In today's modern world,
many children don't have the opportunity to see a live bird
(named Houdini) up close, or pet a cuddly rabbit (named Spot)
but they will get that opportunity at the Christmas party.
Following the show, hot dogs and hot
chocolate will be available until the party ends. It wouldn't be
a Christmas party, though, without Santa! He will make an
appearance after everyone gets a chance to eat. Each child will
receive a special photo with Santa as well as a treat of candy
canes and an orange. Come join us for a fun-filled Christmas
party. As always, this event is free of charge and open to the
For more information, contact Lion
Dianne Walbrecker at 301-447-6962.