Lions Christmas Store

FILE PHOTO — At the wrapping table, Pam Kraai, left, and Leesa Wilson, right, help wrap presents for young shoppers who came to the Lions Christmas Store lin 2016 to shop for their parents.

The Yelm Lions Club’s annual Christmas store will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15th at the Carlson Cabin.

The store is for children 12 and under to come “shop” for free brand new gifts for their parents or guardians. 

Children will be escorted around the gift tables by Boy Scouts and Lions Club members while their parents or guardians enjoy a free pancake breakfast. After kids pick and wrap the gifts, they will join their family for pancakes.

If anyone would like to donate, contact Leesa Wilson at 360-584-6502 or

All gifts must be new and valued at $10 or less. Some popular gifts have been costume jewelry, small tools, candles, travel mugs, pocket knives and fishing tackle but other options are welcomed. 

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