Children, ages two through 12, can come get in the holiday spirit and enjoy activities with Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation during December. The following programs are available and participants can register now.
Cookies for Santa – Ages 4-7
Did you know that Santa will give you extra special gifts if you leave him a plate full of cookies and milk by the Christmas tree the night before Christmas? We did and we want to help you make that special treat for Santa. We will bake lots of Christmas cookies for you to enjoy and to take home to set by your decorated Christmas Tree. We will also get to listen to the classic Christmas tale “The Night Before Christmas”! Come join in the fun with us! Register by Dec. 7; program from 5-7 p.m. on Dec. 12. Cost: $10 residents, $11 non-residents. Location: A. C. Brase Arena.
Christmas Happenings – Ages 4-7
Join us for this special morning for parents and toddlers to celebrate the Christmas Holiday with crafts, games, snacks and more! Register by Dec. 7; program on 10-11:15 a.m. on Dec. 12. Cost: $8 residents, $10 non-residents. Location: Osage Centre.
Christmas Gift Workshop – Ages 5-10
Come make a Christmas gift for someone special in you life! All you need to do is bring a photo of your special person(s) and a creative mind and we will help you with the rest! Register by Nov. 30; program from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Dec. 3. Cost: $8 residents, $10 non-residents. Location: Osage Centre.
Merry Christmas to All – Ages 5-12
Come and help us spread the Christmas cheer by making Christmas Cards for our elderly people in our Nursing Homes and Seniors Centers throughout Cape Girardeau. You have no idea how much something so small can mean so much to someone who needs a little holiday warmth in their life. During this class time you will make a card for your parents that you can take home and another card that we will send to a thankful elderly person. Come and help us enhance the Christmas Spirit that everyone deserves to enjoy! Register by Nov. 30; program from 5:30-6:30 p.m. on Dec. 5. Cost: $2 residents, $3 non-residents. Location: Osage Centre.
For more information call 573-339-6340 or visit www.cityofcape.org/parks.