Santa is coming

Santa Claus will be at Northeast Alabama Community College on Thursday, Dec. 5.

You better get ready because Santa Claus is coming soon.

On Thursday, Dec. 5, from 4-7 p.m., Northeast Alabama Community College will host its fifth annual “Visit to Santa’s Workshop.”

The second floor of the Cecil B. Word Learning Resources Center will be turned into a magical workshop with an assortment of holiday crafts, handmade ornaments and games to share with children of the community.

The event is most appropriate for children ages 2 through 10, and children should be accompanied by an adult.

The event is free, but a ticket will be required of each person upon entering. Beginning Nov. 18, tickets will be available online at If you need assistance with ticketing, call or come by the Cecil B. Word Learning Resources Center.

Children can also visit with Santa. Parents are encouraged to bring a cell phone and take their child’s photo with Santa.

“This event is one that our students, faculty and community members look forward to all year long,” said Dr. Julia Everett, head librarian and division director of the Learning Resources Center.

For more information, contact Everett by phone at 256-228-6001 or 256-638-4418, ext. 2216, or by email at, or contact Dana Garner at ext. 2295 or by email at

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