Monday, December 14, 2009
PUBLIC INFORMATION ANNOUNCEMENT
The 2009 J.P. Hall, Sr. Children’s Christmas Party is expected to be a massive community event for Clay County families. Organizers anticipate that turn-out could be record-setting due in large part to economic struggles many families are facing in our area. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office is involved to make sure that everyone who attends this event does so safely and that traffic congestion in the area is handled properly. Participants will not be permitted to camp out along the roadway on SR 16 near the site overnight due to safety concerns.
The 2009 J. P. Hall, Sr. Children’s Christmas Party for Clay County’s underprivileged children will be held on Saturday, December 19th from 8:00am until 12 noon.
The Party will be held at the Clay County Fairgrounds, 2497 SR 16 West, Green Cove Springs, Florida 32043.
There is no registration process but proof of Clay County residency is required. We serve children ages newborn thru fourteen years old.
Children must be accompanied by an adult and must be present to receive gifts, no exceptions will be made.
Gates will open at 5:00am on the morning of the 19th for people to begin lining up. Toys and bicycles will be given out throughout the event.
The Charity will be accepting both monetary and toy donations thru Thursday, December 17th. Monetary donations may be mailed to Post Office Box 395, Green Cove Springs, Florida 32043.
Toy donations may be dropped off at any Clay County Fire Station or at Ronnie Robinson’s at 3170 Highway 17 North, Green Cove Springs.
For more information please call 284-7398.