Santa arrives in Sheffield Lake Dec. 16

Celebrate the arrival of Santa Claus who will throw the switch to light the outdoor Christmas tree at Joyce Hanks Community Center, 4575 Lake Road on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 5:30 p.m.

Following the lighting ceremony, kids and parents or guardians can meet and take photos with a “reindeer” and then come inside the center where they can get a photo with Santa – make sure to being your own cameras! Kids will also be able to decorate cookies while sipping hot chocolate, served by the Monday Morning Senior Coffee group. The party is free and open to Sheffield Lake community members. It runs to 7 p.m.

Event sponsor is the Community Civic Council of Sheffield Lake, an all volunteer group of residents. For information, contact Tami Asire at