Leah Pearson’s sons Elliot Bouthillier and his brother Kai make sure Mom gets her share of the fixings at a past North Oyster and Area Historical Society Christmas Pancake Breakfast with Santa. The annual pre-Christmas family event happens at Cedar Community Hall on Dec. 2. (Irene Hawthornthwaite photo)

North Oyster historical society inviting Santa for pancakes

Pancake breakfast with Santa is a North Oyster and Cedar area Christmas tradition

Save up an appetite for a heaping helping of pancakes and a visit with Santa this weekend. North Oyster and Area Historical Society is hosting its annual Christmas Pancake Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 2.

This North Oyster and Cedar communities Christmas tradition, hosted by NOAHS for nearly 20 years, happens once again at the Cedar Community Hall, 2388 Cedar Rd., where there’ll be an entire morning of fun hands-on activities for the whole family, that includes face and nail painting, stick-on tattoos, cookie decorating, the wheel of surprise, creative crafts table, roaming entertainment by the Mount Arrowsmith Shrine Clowns and NOAHS volunteers, door prizes, raffle draw and photos with Santa by News Bulletin photographer Chris Bush.

The NOAHS Christmas Pancake Breakfast with Santa happens 9 a.m.-noon.

Admission is $6 adults, $3 children.

Help share the Christmas spirit by bringing a non-perishable food item for the NOAHS Christmas hamper or items for babies, such diapers, bottles, formula, sleepers, bedding or receiving blankets, which will be donated to local charities on behalf of the community.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s Island’s turn for investment in light rail

Convert rail right-of-way to a double-tracked light rail system, says letter writer

Nanaimo RCMP community policing needs a few good volunteers

Volunteers needed to help Nanaimo RCMP and city deliver crime prevention and safety programs

RDN signs deal with Nanaimo Recycling Exchange to conduct waste audits

RDN working on mandatory waste-separation bylaw for industrial, commercial, institutional sectors

March to protect old growth, stop industrial logging coming to Nanaimo

Organizers say they want to give frontline communities a bigger say in nearby logging

Conservation officers free fawn stuck in fence in Nanaimo

Fawn was uninjured after getting caught in fence in Hammond Bay area Wednesday

Record-breaking 165 new COVID-19 cases diagnosed in B.C. in 24-hour period

Fifty-seven people are in hospital battling the novel coronavirus

Beefs & Bouquets, Sept. 16

To submit a beef or a bouquet to the Nanaimo News Bulletin, e-mail bulletinboard@nanaimobulletin.com

B.C.’s COVID-19 economic recovery plan: Top 5 things you need to know

Jobs training, tax incentives for employers to hire staff and more

B.C. releases details of $1.5B economic recovery plan, $660M in business tax incentives

Economic plan includes support for employers, as well as training for workers

‘Not criminally responsible’ hearing slated for man convicted of Abbotsford school stabbing

Gabriel Klein was found guilty in March of killing Letisha Reimer, 13, in 2016

Nanaimo council gives school district permission to demolish Franklyn Street gym

Heritage alteration permit issued for unused, fire-damaged building

Most Read