17th Annual Jingle Bell Jog will be held Saturday, December 20th from Noon until 2:00pm. For more details www.jinglebelljogks2014.eventbrite.com
Bring your kids to Santa’s Toy Shop, located at 206 S. Jefferson in Iola. Every child gets to visit Santa and choose the toy that they love the most out of hundreds upon hundreds of toys. Their are candy canes, hot chocolate, cookies and books for the entire family. This year they will also have a photographer there who will take photos at no charge. This is a free for every child in our area. Santa’s Toy Shop will be open December 19, 20, & 21 from 4:00p – 8:00p
Burlington’s United Methodist Church is holding their Candlelight Christmas Eve services at 5 pm and 7 pm featuring carols, candles, and communion. Come as you are – this is a family-friendly place of worship. The community is invited to celebrate Jesus’ birth at Burlington UMC, 207 S. 6th Street, Burlington.
The Fundraising Committee for the Olpe Community Sports Complex will host a New Year’s Eve Party on Wednesday, 12/31 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Olpe from 8pm-12:30am. Join them for music and dancing on New Year’s Eve. Tickets can be purchased for $20 per person at Olpe State Bank or by calling 620-794-2950 or 620-341-2775.
Join the Coffey County Historical Museum, 1101 Neosho Street in Burlington for Kansas Day 2015 and to celebrated their 154th birthday on Saturday, January 31, 2015.
*Silent Auction & Live Auction – Items donated for the auctions will be pictured on their facebook page. Donated so far for the auctions are Disney World Passes, T-Bones Tickets, KC Chiefs items, Schlitterbahn Passes, and much more!
*Pioneer Activities- Children will have the opportunity to make rope, yarn dolls, candles, and much more!
*Meal – The Burlington United Methodist Church will serve chicken & noodles, chili, hot dogs, and homemade desserts in the Pioneer Gallery.
The proceeds from the meal will benefit the Burlington United Methodist Church while the other proceeds from the event have been designated for the restoration of the Bethel Church and the Rural Dale School House located at the museum.
For more information visit them on facebook www.facebook.com/coffeymuseum