MANHATTAN, Kan. (WIBW) – The Flint Hills Discovery Heart had a particular customer on Saturday for his or her Christmas in July occasion.
“A couple of weeks in the past, we received, consider it or not a letter from Santa, saying he was on this summer season trip, and he’d be coming by means of city, and he heard about our arms on Harley Davidson, and he was driving his motorbike and he wished to see it.” Flint Hills Discovery Heart, Occasions Supervisor, Jonathan Mertz says.
Santa, Mrs. Claus, and their associates from the American Legion, arrived on bikes for the Christmas in July occasion on the Flint Hills Discovery Heart.
“We partnered with the American Legion and partnerships with neighborhood teams like which are so necessary. We have been so excited to accomplice with them, they usually received the phrase out” Mertz says.
The American Legion riders and members of the neighborhood introduced toys to donate to the ‘Toys for Tots’ program, which gives toys at Christmastime for kids who’re much less lucky.
“We’re glad to have the ability to have occasions like this and thank the neighborhood for his or her help and to do one thing for the neighborhood.” Mertz says.
Children had the possibility to make sweet catapults, and parachutes to drop sweet from the third ground right into a chimney show, together with shows about motorbike security.
“It’s only a nice day one thing for teenagers, one thing for adults, it’s only a enjoyable day for all.” Mertz says.
The subsequent large occasion on the Flint Hills Discovery Heart is ‘Nationwide Day of the Cowboy’ on Saturday July twenty fourth, which can characteristic cowboy-themed actions and displays.
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