2013 Christmas Greetings
Christmas stories, poems and art work from children in Okanogan and Ferry counties.
Christmas Greetings What would you do if you got to visit the North Pole? “When I went for a walk, the blizzard picked me up. It picked me up and brought me to the North Pole.” Christmas Greetings Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. • Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Serenity Bertholf, second-grade, North Omak Elementary ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ North Pole? It’s great for ice skating Angelita Valdovinos, second-grade, Bridgeport Elementary Santa Claus and a snowman greet visitors to the North Pole. Let it snow — then make a snowman Peyton Jenkins, first-grade, North Omak Elementary At the North Pole, ice skating is a popular thing to do. The reindeer get food during visit ��� Santa would get some help making the toys Gene's Harvest Foods 22 W. Apple • Downtown Omak • 509-826-0212 Ahh, the list ... and all those toys Kamieki Pakootas, first-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary “I would ask Santa Claus if I can ride a reindeer.” Ridin’ reindeer: It’s the thing to do at the North Pole The North Pole’s all about playing AU T O M O T I V E & RV Hangin’ out with Santa is the thing to do Arctic animals, other pursuits are popular Iliyah Barajas-Arroya, kindergarten, Virginia Grainger Elementary “I would visit Santa.” ��� Happy Holidays Merry Christmas! Puttin’ On the Ritz Happy like a pig in the mud Aiyana Gunn, second-grade, North Omak Elementary A star quarterback would make an acceptable Christmas present. All I want for Christmas is a Seahawk Brielle Terrazas, second-grade, Bridgeport Elementary School Christmas trees and candy canes await North Pole visitors. Trip includes a visit to the treat shop Brewster Ace Hardware Ag Supply Co. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Evan falls in a hole, helps out with sleigh Aspen Todd, fourth-grade, East Omak Elementary When I woke up the next morning, I was in the North Pole. My incredible journey to the North Pole Lynda Dietrich, fourth-grade, East Omak Elementary The reindeer, with cookies, was waiting for Santa to come and find him. Oh, no! A reindeer is lost on the South Pole Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to All! Okanogan • 509-422-2658 #LEEDDE970K8 Salarka Sanches, kindergarten, Virginia Grainger Elementary I was flying to the North Pole, looking for answers to its magical mysteries. Mysteries of the North All the mountains have snow and the seals go underwater to swim. There are seals and polar bears Liliana Tixta, third-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary BEYERS 212 N. Hwy. 97, Tonasket 509-486-2183 When I visited the North Pole A plea to Santa for special gifts Macie Zacherle, second-grade, North Omak Elementary Oh dear! We hit Santa with the airplane on the way to see him at the North Pole. My trip to see Santa Happy Holidays from all of us at North Cascades Bank! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to our customers. We appreciate you! Floyd and Charlotte Cocoa, pie and a big battle with kidnappers ��� Hattie Buchert, third-grade, Tonasket Elementary School Santa Claus leads an army to save the day at the North Pole. Ella and Stella pilot the sleigh ��� Steele Rico, first-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary The penalty for breaking Mrs. Claus’ glass? Make a million toys by Christmas. Elf: ‘I am big trouble’ Sandman gives kids Christmas dreams Diana Aguilar, second-grade, Bridgeport Elementary A visit to the North Pole includes mountain climbing, sledding and fishing. Aidon Garcia, second-grade, Bridgeport Elementary Sandman helps restore Santa’s health. ��� My epic journey to the Arctic The fun time at the North Pole Remember the real reason for Christmas: It’s Jesus’s birthday! Santa catches the reindeer thief Bailey Canales, fourth-grade, East Omak Elementary Santa put me on his big sleigh. If I went to the North Pole Teagan Brady, fourth-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary Santa heard a ruckus close to his reindeer barn — then they flew away! What would happen if I went to see Santa ��� A poem about Santa’s hometown Virgil Carson, fourth-grade, East Omak Elementary I’d tell Santa about my busy life. An avalanche hits Santa’s workshop Jaqueline de la Cruz Lopez, second-grade, Brewster All was well until an avalanche hit. ��� Thank You Omak Senior Center Best wishes for a very Merry Christmas! 101 N. Main St. Omak 509-826-6290 www.cramersfurniture.com That pesky Grinch is at it, again Athena Bennett, fourth-grade, East Omak Elementary They went down through the chimney and found all the presents. A meeting with the reindeer keeper Seasons Greetings from all of us at Valley Lanes Regency at Omak Valley Lanes North Pole gallery Elizabeth Bohorquez, second-grade, Brewster Elementary Kendra Castrejon, third-grade, Tonasket Elementary A magic hole let visitors travel to see Santa and his hundreds of elves. A special trip to the North Pole Ezequiel A. Carrillo, second-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary Jesse Lopes, second-grade, Bridgeport Elementary And to all, a good night! Miranda Escalera, second-grade, North Omak Elementary Pepper Peterson, kindergarten Virginia Grainger Elementary Ryder McIntosh, first-grade, Virginia Grainger Elementary Lessly Apricio, second-grade, Brewster Elementary Welcome Home