Annual Winter Wonderland Set for December 1

Published on: October 29, 2009

Once again, Lone Star College-Tomball will ring in the holiday season with a Winter Wonderland of activities, including snow. The entire community is invited to this holiday celebration on Dec. 1, to enjoy musical entertainment, games for children, refreshments and pictures with Santa.

Pictures with Santa will be from 5 to 8 p.m. in the Black Box Theater in the East Building. Pictures are $5 each. Proceeds benefit the Lone Star College-Tomball Scholarship Fund. Also, Santa’s elves will be collecting presents for Santa’s special deliveries. Guests are invited to bring donations of unwrapped personal items and toiletries for Santa’s visits to area senior citizen’s facilities and/or wrapped labeled toys for his visits to children in local hospitals.

Children’s activities get under way at 5:30 p.m. and include a moon walk, train ride, hay ride and plenty of games hosted by the LSC-Tomball students.  Two playgrounds of snow will be located near the Beckendorf Conference Center.  The snow playgrounds open at 6 p.m. and close promptly at 8 p.m.

Entertainment starts at 6 p.m. in the Beckendorf Conference Center and features the Lyon Elementary choir, the LSC-Tomball employee chorus and the LSC-Tomball College jazz band and choir.

Cookies, punch and coffee will be served throughout the evening in the Beckendorf Conference Center beginning at 6 p.m. 

There is no admission and all children’s games and activities are free. For information, please call 281.351.3300 or 281.357.3608. For more information about LSC-Tomball and any of its programs, please visit the web site at Lone Star.edu/tomball.

Lone Star College System consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Center, LSC-University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. With more than 51,000 students in credit classes last fall, LSCS is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and third largest community college system in Texas. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.