Santa visits Braham and Isanti
Children lined up to get their photo taken with Santa Claus this Saturday when jolly ol’ Saint Nicholas visited Braham Santa Day at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church and the Isanti VFW Christmas Party. Photos by Elizabeth Sias
Santa holds 3-month-old Carter Helmin during Braham Santa Day.
Carolers entertained guests during Braham Santa Day at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church on Saturday, Dec. 10. The event, which included a Dad’s Belgian Waffle Brunch, served as a fundraiser for the Braham Community Center, and items were collected for the Braham Area Food Shelf.
Three-year-old Hailey Deose runs up and gives Santa a big hug during the Isanti VFW Christmas Party on Saturday, Dec. 10. The party was hosted by the Isanti VFW Women’s Auxiliary.
Sabrina Gregory, Gavon Henson, 2, and Kaydence Derio, 5, visit Santa in Braham on Saturday. Kaydence wasn’t sure what to think of the bearded man in red and white.
Four-year-old Dustin Nelson smiles and tells Santa what he wants for Christmas during Braham Santa Day.
Jorden Teter, 6, Krystal Stever, 21 months, and Layloni Teter, 5, visit Santa in Braham on Saturday.
Seniors visit Santa on Saturday, Dec. 10, during the Isanti VFW Christmas Party, hosted by the Isanti VFW Women’s Auxiliary. In the photo are members of the Isanti County Handicap Council, including Marian Elsberry, Doris Bonicarczy, Hazel Ledin, Lois Lund, Barbara Grabenbaur, Jo Anne Zieba, Dolores Pratt, Vern Forsberg, Edith Johnson, Esther Gabrielson, Wayne Rumpel, Coordinator Hazel McIntyre, Auxiliary President Marie Boehlke and VFW Commander Jeff Dinkle. Industries, Inc. of Cambridge donated the bus and the gas for the members of the council to attend the party.
City Center Market Holiday Open House
City Center Market in Cambridge held a Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 10. Customers came in to sample a variety of products, from organic hot chocolate to gluten-free banana bread to locally produced brie.
Deirdre White and Becky Poplin sample gluten-free and wheat-free chocolate chip cookies, brownies, banana bread and more Saturday during City Center Market’s Holiday Open House.
Donette Johnson of Beeler’s Pure Pork samples ham and bacon-wrapped ‘lil smokies at City Center Market.
Carol Carroll samples Saint Rocco brie, Montchevré goat cheese, mascarpone, and more.