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Lions host a Day of Christmas for Kids

PRINCETON — Princeton Lions Club will host a Day of Christmas for Kids beginning with a breakfast with Santa from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at the Bureau County Senior Center, 16 W. Marion St., sponsored by Princeton Chamber Ambassadors.

A cookie decorating event, sponsored by the Princeton Optimist Club, will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Clark House, 500 S. Main St.

A Christmas movie, “Polar Express,” will be shown at 10:30 a.m. at the Apollo Theater, 455 S. Main St. The movie, sponsored by the theater, is free. Theater-goers are asked to bring a toy for the United Way Toy Drive, if possible.

A cookie walk, sponsored by Bureau County Home Community and Education, will be held on Friday and Saturday at the Prouty Building, 435 S. Main St. The times are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

The highlight of the day will be a Christmas parade, sponsored by the Princeton Lions Club at 1:30 p.m. There will be a food drive for the food pantry in Princeton along the parade route.

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