The University of Central Arkansas Division of Outreach and Community Engagement and Julie’s Sweet Shoppe and Bakery have partnered to host the Cookies with Santa in conjunction with the Downtown Merchants’s Christmas Open House from 1-4 p.m. Nov. 12 at UCA Downtown

Julie’s Sweet Shoppe will provide the cookies and icing for decorating and Santa Claus will be available from 1-4 p.m. for pictures.

This event is free and open to the public.

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