Helvetia – Feast of Sankt Nicklaus Celebration

Title: Helvetia – Feast of Sankt Nicklaus Celebration
Location: HC 76-194 Pickens Road, Helvetia, WV 26224
Description: Noon. Local cooks gather at the Community Hall Kitchen to begin baking their holiday favorites for their families and friends. 3PM- Peter Schaefer from Bern, Switzerland, begins the expo of making Swiss traditional Christmas Sweets, and Mrs Schaefer will work with the children to make the Swiss Holiday Favorite, Grittibanz (bread people), for St. Nicholas. The \”Right Family Game\” will follow as a wonderful way for the childern to exchange gifts. 6PM-Santa Arrives to pass out goodie bags to the children and Mrs Schaefer will read the \”Night Before Christmas\” in Swiss-German and English. Some light refreshments will be provided throughout the day. Pack a holiday lunch with goodies to share, bring children with unwrapped gifts in hand, and help us celebrate Saint Nicholas in the spirit of giving. Sponsored by the Helvetia Farm Women of Randolph County CEOS.

(304) 924-6149
Date: 2008-12-06