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How Santa Claus Came to America: A Cultural History

December 18, 2017 @ 5:30 pm

Coupeville Library  —

Holiday historian, Michael Ferri, will present a narrated slide show on the origins of Santa Claus. He will trace Santa Claus’ family tree from earliest times to present. This fun presentation will also include a dramatic reading of “’Twas the Night Before Chanukah” by Chanukah Claus – a reenacted annual holiday family event, which warmly illustrates an American melding of the Chanukah and Christmas traditions. For adults. Seasonal snacks and beverages provided.


December 18, 2017
5:30 pm