Christmas at Saint Cols

Celebrating Christmas is a tradition we love at Saint Cols, and this year is no different. Santa’s elves hope you will join the celebrations. There are opportunities to give and receive; join in as much as you can! The next three weeks will be busy at Saint Cols as we celebrate the season. Events are mostly outside, so please dress for the weather. Many thanks to Peggy Wollman, Nicole Quiroga and Jenny Mileski for chairing this year’s events!  

  • Now through November 23: Pre-order Mrs. Claus’ Wreaths. Ordering now closed.
  • Now through November 29: Pre-order Gifts from Saint Cols (North Pole Novelties). Look for order forms in your child’s backpack or order online here.
  • November 21 - November 29: Donate gently used children’s books to Blitzen's Book Shop. Look for a flyer in your child’s backpack or below for more information.
  • November 23 - December 6: Purchase online raffle tickets for the beloved STCPS Teacher Basket Raffle, the online form is live, click here. More information in the flyer below.
  • November 28 through December 12: Support The Giving Tree by buying from families' wish lists or making an online donation. More information in the flyer below.
  • Friday, December 2:
    • Santa’s Cookie Contest entries and Santa’s Bake Shop donations due. More information in the flyer below.
    • Annual Tree Lighting and Blessing of the Christmas Tree with traditional Christmas Carols at 5:30 p.m. (outside)
  • Saturday, December 3: Christmas at Saint Cols 9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (mostly outside)
    • Santa’s arrival: 10 a.m.
    • Santa pictures: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
    • Santa's Bake Shop: 9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    • Live music and games: 9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    • Giving Tree ornament pickup 9:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    • Wreath and Gift pickup 9:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
    • Raffles and Santa’s Cookie Contest voting: 9:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    • Winners announced: 12:30 – 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 6: Teacher Basket Raffle winners drawn live at 12 p.m.
  • Friday, December 9: Early Childhood Christmas Concert at 8:45 a.m.
  • Monday, December 12: Giving Tree donations due.
  • Wednesday, December 14: The Nativity Presentation at 6 p.m., snow date December 15
  • Friday, December 16: Teacher and Staff Gift Fund donations due.
 
 
Flyers are included below for each of the items listed above.
Looking for a printable version of all the info above? Use the Christmas at Saint Cols flyer below.