IF you're wondering what to do with your kids over winter break, here are some activities in Norristown.
Tuesday, December 27, 2 pm at the Norristown Library. Bead Fun for kids grades K-6. No registration needed. Drop in and make some fun bead creations.
Thursday, 2 pm at the Norristown Library, for kids grades 3-6. Sew Awesome. Sew a snowman stuffie. Registration required (so they can have enough supplies on hand). Call 610-278-5100 x205 or stop by the Children’s Department to sign up. Class size is limited.
Next Friday, December 30, 10:30 am-12:30 pm at Elmwood Park Zoo. Zoo Year's Eve festivities in Canopy Gardens Hall. Games, arts and crafts, dancing, live animal program at 11 am. We'll toast the new year at noon. Free to attend with zoo admission. Please contact Guest Services at 610-277-3825 x222 for more information.
Also, this is the last week for the 2nd Annual PJ Drive of Vance Community Partners. Please drop of winter weight pajamas sized infant through toddler, school-age and teens at one of these locations before December 31: Vance Center, 212 Cherry St (Mondays and Wednesdays only); Municipality of Norristown (235 E Airy, main lobby, weekdays); Prothonotary Office in the Courthouse (weekdays); Centre Theater, 208 Dekalb. For info, contact Jill Adelman, 610-277-9125, x 307 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Help out the Norristown Police Foundation (a non-profit that funds community outreach activities like Citizen's Police Academy and the NPD's charitable projects). Lawn signs are available for a minimum donation of $10 at the Police Department (235 E Airy, rear) or from Signarama at Logan Square. Let's help them raise funds and show our support by putting these signs up all over town.
Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Kwanzaa, and anything else you might be celebrating this week.