Christmas in the NW is here

Published 9:11 am Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Brothers Andrew Keenan, left, and Lance Keenan, right enjoy a meeting and photo opportunity with Santa Claus at Sterling Drug On Main during Christmas in the Southwest last year. -- Herald file photo

Christmas in the Northwest

4:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29

18th Avenue (mall area)

• Usem Chevrolet: Decorate a holiday card.

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• AmericInn: Kids come fishing with the Bruins players. Live Christmas carols. Cookies and juice for everyone.

• Hy-Vee: Christmas cookie decorating.

• Culver’s Restaurant: “Live” Reindeer that came all the way from the North Pole.

• Games People Play: Holiday face painting and homemade doughnuts.

• Dolan’s Landscape Center, Inc.: Making pinecone bird feeders. Bring the whole family for holiday photos by our fireplace display and enjoy cider and cookies.

• Community Bank: Captain Kirby train rides for all children, hot chocolate and treats for everyone.

• Walmart: Kids make their own Christmas ornament.

• Stadheim Jewelers: Christmas jewelry crafting.

• Applebee’s: Get a picture taken with Santa.

• Edward Jones: Refreshments. Register for door prizes.

• Austin Tobacco: Open house. Christmas treats and refreshments available to all.

• Quizno’s Sub: Free kids cookies, children younger than 12.

• Great Clips: Tattoo bar and treats.

• Quick Care: Austin’s convenient care clinic will offer Christmas mice making. Kids can make their own mouse and enjoy punch and doughnuts.

• Staples: Christmas ornament decorating.

• Arby’s: Visit Bubbles the Clown.

• Wendy’s: Fix and mix a frosty, fake tattoo’s, hot chocolate, candy canes. Register to win a boys and girls bike and a laptop for an adult.

• KFC/Long John Silvers: Kids can make reindeer food, coloring sheets and more. Free candy canes to all.

• Shopko: Apple cider, Christmas candy, cookies and crafts for children.

• Maurices: Kids make a Christmas ornament.

• Sears: Make a snow cone.

• Oak Park Mall: Christmas cookies and Christmas music drawings for prizes at 7:45 p.m.