Join us for Holiday Stories with Paddock Mall and the Chick-fil-A Cow Saturday, Dec. 5 at Paddock Mall; multiple time slots are available. In order to maintain social distancing and local safety guidelines, each session will be limited to 25 children. Each child may be accompanied by no more than two adults. This event will be held in a storefront next to Belk and the Holiday Set.

Advance registration is required and space is limited to 25 children per session. The cost to participate is a $5 cash donation at the event and one new, unused children's book to benefit the Public Education Foundation of Marion County.

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When registering for this event, please register each child individually. Adults attending this event do not need to register or request tickets in advance.

Children in attendance will receive individually packaged cookies and milk from Chick-fil-A Paddock Mall and an individual craft provided by Michael's. Holiday stories will be read by community leaders and special guests. Stay tuned for more details!

Proceeds from this event will benefit the Public Education Foundation of Marion County. For more information, please call 352-237-1223.

*Please note, the holiday set and photos with Santa at Paddock Mall begins Friday, Nov. 27. For more information or to reserve your space, visit