PHILADELPHIA, Dec. 16, 2014 — State Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams will present his annual holiday party to more than 250 pre-registered children and their families living in his senatorial district from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 18, at the KIPP Charter School/Motivation High School in Philadelphia.

As he has in the past, Sen. Williams and his staff extended party invitations for community organizations and community leaders in his district to invite constituents in need the opportunity to sign up for the party. All pre-registered children aged 3-14 will receive gifts during the celebration.

“This one of the special ways our communities come together to celebrate the holidays,” Sen. Williams said. “From the music to the dancing and the arrival of Santa Claus, all who attend and participate will have a good time and be re-filled with joy.”

DJ Rudeboi will be the featured music provider as Sen. Williams’ holiday party follows the following agenda:

4:15 p.m. — Choir Singing Carols, Boys Latin Charter High School Ensemble

4:30 p.m. — Welcome By Sen. Anthony H. Williams; elected officials & sponsors; Santa Claus arrives; Desaree Jones shares an overview of constituent services

4:45 p.m. — Dance performance of Polar Express, Leaders & Legends Performing Arts Centre
5:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. — Dee the Magician Show, D & J Entertainment
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. — Kids Craft Corner & tree ornament making
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. — Wandering magician & balloon art, D & J Entertainment
5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. — Pictures with Santa & Mrs. Claus

5:30 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. — Tattoo art

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. — Wandering Ronald McDonald

5:45 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. — Refreshments & ice cream, courtesy of Ben & Jerry’s, WAWA and McDonald’s

6:15 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. — Gifts for the children, with bike raffle, courtesy of CH2MHill

Media coverage is invited.

WHAT:         Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams to hold annual holiday party for pre-registered constituents in the 8th Senatorial District

WHEN:         4 p.m. – 7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 18. (Sen. Williams to be in attendance from 4:30 – 5 p.m. for his welcome to guests)

WHERE:       KIPP Charter School/Motivation High School, 59th & Baltimore Ave., Philadelphia



Follow state Sen. Anthony H. Williams via Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and his website.