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Friday, December 7 and Saturday 8, 2018
Come join us at the 5th Annual Christmas Festival in East Berlin at the Community Center! A fun morning and evening is planned for children and their families. On Friday, December 7th from 4-8 pm, a light supper of hearty potato soup, sandwiches and apple crisp with ice cream will be available for purchase.
Twenty minute wagon rides will begin at 5 pm. This hayride with a horse drawn wagon will tour East Berlin and include a live narrative by Mrs. Claus.
Families may enjoy the light supper and other activities in the gym, such as Santa reading a story and a variety of games and crafts organized by EBACC, the East Berlin Library, a local Brownie Troop and Skills, Inc.
Saturday, December 9th
The wagon rides will start back up at 9 am. Activities start in the morning for children and a breakfast of bacon, eggs, pancakes and beverages will be available until 11 am.
This is a family fun hometown event to enjoy. Please call to place reservations for the wagon rides at 717-259-8848. Dress warm for the weather and bring a blanket to keep cozy! There will be limited room so reserve your timeslot in advance. Wagon rides are $5 per person. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes early for your timeslot.
East Berlin Area Community Center
405 North Avenue
East Berlin, PA 17316