Toys For Tots Drive Locations

The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve are once again making sure kids in need in the South Jersey area have a gift to open on Christmas. There are numerous convenient donation locations in town making it easy for you to drop off a new, unwrapped toy to benefit Toys For Tots. Drop off locations:

Carrabba’s Italian Grill

Columbia Bank

Investors Bank

Ed & Son’s Auto Glass

McHugh Realty

Our Lady of Perpetual Help

Elvis Christmas Dinner Show

Friday, December 10th  – Doors open at 6:00pm

Mark Reno will be performing his famous ELVIS Christmas Show!  A spectacular Night of Music & Costumes featuring the Songs of Elvis Presley!

For tickets, please call Pete @ 856-305-2487

Hosted by: The K of C Council #5714

Santa Visits Maple Shade

Monday, December 13th & Tuesday, December 14th

The Maple Shade Fire Department recieved a call from the North Pole, Santa has notified them that he will be landing his sleigh on the roof of the Fire Department! Santa will be boarding a big red fire truck to be escorted around Maple Shade Township. Santa will be visiting the North side of town on December 13th and the South side on December 14th. Santa will begin his rounds around 6:30pm Please listen for the sirens and come out and say hello!

South side is from Main Street toward Route 38 & North side is from Main Street toward Yocum School. Please note, the trucks will NOT be entering any apartment or condo complexes, so if you want to see Santa you will need to come out to the nearest street along which the truck will run.

Please keep in mind that if the department gets a fire call they will have to abort the activity for that evening and will be rescheduled. If there is inclement weather watch the web site for a rescheduled date.

Hosted by: The Maple Shade Fire Department

Gingerbread Bash

Saturday, December 18th  – 10am

A fun, hands on way for the whole family to celebrate Christmas together! Gingerbread nativity scene, games, Christmas story from the Bible and discover that sometimes the greatest gift comes in the most ordinary box. Don’t miss it! This event is free but pre-registration is required and the registration deadline is DECEMBER 16TH. Each family is being asked to bring one non-perishable food item to donate to the food pantry.

Register here: https://www.ibclife.org/gingerbread-bash/

Hosted by: Immanuel Baptist Church