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Santa is Coming to The MLK Center in Lenoir

On Thursday December 21, 2023, Santa Claus is coming to the Lenoir MLK Center to give presents to good boys and girls! The first 100 children, ages 5 to 12, will receive a free toy. Children will get to visit Santa and pick a toy based on their age. None of the toys are wrapped, so kiddos can pick the toy they want for Christmas. The event starts at 5:00 pm.

Staff at the Martin Luther King Jr. Center are asking for toy donations to give away during this year’s event. The public can donate new, unwrapped toys for a boys and girls ages 4 to 12 years old, or funds to purchase toys.

People can drop off donations at MLK Jr. Center Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, and Fridays between 8:00 am and 4:00 pm. The deadline to donate for the toy giveaway is 7:00 pm Wednesday.

Martin Luther King Jr. Center Director Lester Whittington said “We sincerely appreciate all the support given over the years to the Martin Luther King Jr. Center and to this event, We hope everyone has a very Merry Christmas.”

Children will get to visit Santa and pick a free toy based on their age. None of the toys are wrapped, so children can pick the toy they want for Christmas.

For more information visit https://www.cityoflenoir.com