Polar express party slated for Saturday

GLOVERSVILLE — A Polar Express celebration will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30.

Participants are encouraged to bring children or grandchildren in their favorite holiday pajamas and a camera for a picture with Santa.

Children will enjoy crafts, live entertainment, raffles inspired by the tale “The Polar Express.”

A Sensory Santa will be available from 10 a.m. to noon for those with special needs such as autism and sensory processing disorders who may be overwhelmed by large crowds.

Refreshments will be sold.

Admission will be $5 per person to benefit the Nigra Arts Center or an unwrapped toy to benefit Toys for Tots. Children 1 year and younger will be admitted free.