Breakfast with Santa Set Dec. 4 and 11 at The Mall in Columbia

Proceeds benefit Grassroots crisis intervention center and shelter for the homeless

Santa will visit with youngsters, their parents and grandparents at “Breakfast with Santa” on Dec. 4 and 11, 8-9:30 a.m., at Seasons 52 restaurant at The Mall in Columbia, 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway. Santa will talk with youngsters and their families at their tables. Miss Julie, the Mall’s Family Fun Day entertainer, will be the hostess of the breakfast.

Breakfast prepared by Seasons 52 will include scrambled eggs, bacon, French toast sticks, fruit, juice, milk and coffee. Student volunteers from Howard County high schools will serve as greeters and wait staff.

Tickets for the breakfast are $15 per guest, children 6 months and younger are free. “Breakfast with Santa” benefits Grassroots, Howard County’s 24-hour crisis intervention center and shelter for the homeless. There is limited seating. Make reservations at www.grassrootscrisis.org/breakfastwithsanta/

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