Free Christmas Day Meal
PALM SPRINGS - More than 2,000 Coachella Valley residents in need are expected to attend a free Christmas Day meal, featuring Santa Claus and all the fixings on Dec. 25 in Palm Springs.
The luncheon is slated from noon to 3 p.m. at the Palm Springs Convention Center, 277 N. Avenida Caballeros.
Children up to the age of 17 will each receive one gift from Santa Claus and a host of activities for families and children will be available, including face-painting and arts and crafts.
The event is sponsored by Well in the Desert, the Auen Foundation and the City of Palm Springs.
For more information about donating food, visit www.wellinthedesert.org