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1220 Newton Street, Jasper, Indiana

The American Legion Post 147

2018 COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PROJECT

Members of American Legion Post 147 and Auxiliary are preparing for the annual Christmas party for children of the Jasper area.  It is planned for Sunday, December 3rd, which marks the 80th consecutive year for the event.  The children’s party will be in the black gymnasium at Jasper Middle School, 3600 Portersville Road.   The doors will open at 12:30 p.m. Several cartoon characters will greet the children and guest on arrival.  Music will be provided by the Jasper Middle School band, under the direction of John Coller.  Several Girl Scout elves from Troop 357  will assist Santa and the children as needed.  Santa Claus is expected to arrive at about 1 p.m.  He will be available for a short time afterward to take pictures. Children will be given a bag of treats when leaving the gym.  Santa and several of his helpers will continue on to The Timbers of Jasper & St Charles Health Campus to visit with residents.  Santa will give a small gift to each resident.  Visits to Northwood Retirement Community,  Brookside Village Senior Living Community and Cathedral Home Health Care Center will be made on December 2nd. 

 

ITINERARY

Friday, November 30, 2018 2:00pm NURSING HOME TREAT BAG PREPARATION POST BINGO ROOM
  6:00pm MIDDLE SCHOOL TREAT BAG PREPARATION POST BINGO ROOM
  6:15pm LOADING OF VEHICLES W/SUPPLIES FOR NURSING HOMES VISITS & COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARTY POST BINGO ROOM

 

Saturday, December 1, 2018 9:00am NURSING HOME VISIT W/SANTA & CHARACTERS NORTHWOOD GOOD SAMARITAN
  1:00pm NURSING HOME VISIST W/SANTA & CHARACTERS BROOKSIDE VILLAGE
  2:30pm NURSING HOME VISIST W/SANTA & CHARACTERS CATHEDRAL
  3:30pm GIRL SCOUTS - DECORATE GYM W/TREE, CANDY CANES & BARRIERS & SETUP BAND CHAIRS W/JON COLLER

JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM

  3:30pm BOY SCOUTS/VENTURE TROOP - UNLOADING TREATS AT GYM JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM

 

Sunday, December 2, 2018 11:30 - 12:00pm LEGION ORGANIZERS / GIRL SCOUTS ARRIVE JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM
  12:30pm COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS PARTY DOORS OPEN JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM
  1:00pm SANTA ARRIVES JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM
  1:20-2:00pm PICTURES W/SANTA JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM
  2:00 - 2:25pm TEAR DOWN AT GYM W/GIRL SCOUTS JASPER MIDDLE SCHOOL BLACK GYM
 

2:30pm

NURSING HOME VISIT W/SANTA & CHARACTERS THE TIMBERS OF JASPER
  3:30pm NURSING HOME VISIT W/SANTA & CHARACTERS ST CHARLES HEALTH CAMPUS & VILLAS

 

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