Main Street Orion Santa Letters

by Mindy Carls correspondent

During Main Street Orion’s Saturday with Santa on Dec. 5, children brought letters and drawings for Santa.

Front side of a drawing

Have a Happy Christmas to you

Back side

Ho, Ho, Ho, Merry Christmas to You

Leah Heald

Santa, I’ve been good this year.

Lauren Heald

Dear Santa,

I would like a Star Wars Action Figure, a Wooden Train Set and a Decepticon Action Figure.

Love, Oscar Allen

Capten Sute with sheld, Owl, Trampien, Hover board scooter, intend Swich.

From Claire

Dear Santa,

How is Mrs. Claus doing? Can I have a Godzilla set and a Santa Set.

Merry Christmas

Love, Simon Allen

To Santa

I would like a snowy Christmas and to talk to my elf Blue.

From Jackson Bingham

Main Street Orion volunteer Alicia Dierikx, left, hands a goodie bag to Santa for children in a pick-up truck during Saturday with Santa on Dec. 5 at Central Park, Orion. Santa was able to come to Orion through the generosity of Max McCaw, as well as donors who contributed to goodie bags distributed to 284 children.
Santa waves at a line of cars during Main Street Orion’s Saturday with Santa on Dec. 5 at Central Park. Main Street volunteer Max McCaw was responsible for setting up Santa’s visit, during which the special guest handed out 284 goodie bags
Because of the pandemic restrictions, Main Street Orion hosted a drive-through Saturday with Santa on Dec. 5 at Central Park. Participants next to the red car are, from left, Santa, Alicia Dierikx and Main Street’s executive director, Kassi Clear. In back at left is Dee Lundburg preparing some of the 284 goodie bags handed out during the morning. Max McCaw arranged for Santa to visit the village.