Ralls County Health Department Hosts Cookies with Santa

by Abbey Gerveler

The Ralls County Health Department hosted its first Cookies with Santa event Friday, December 21 from 2-4 p.m. at 405 West First Street in New London.
Santa visited with kids and families at no charge Friday afternoon at the Ralls County Health Department in New London. Kids were invited to take a picture with Santa and also receive a small gift for stopping by. Cookies, milk, and hot chocolate were served to kids and adults also enjoyed coffee provided by the Health Department.
Kim Keith of the Health Department along with her coworkers had looked forward to hosting the event. Keith said “hopefully, with a good turnout, we can continue to do it” in the coming years.