Hall of Fame to host holiday celebration Dec. 9

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) – The spirit of Cooperstown will be on full display on Dec. 9 when Museum visitors and the National Baseball Hall of Fame team up for a day of holiday fun.

The Hall of Fame will host its Holiday Celebration on Saturday, Dec. 9, with family-friendly activities throughout the day in the Museum. Beginning at 12 p.m., all local residents will be given access to the Museum free of charge in exchange for a donation of five non-perishable healthy food items or an unwrapped toy.

All donations support the Cooperstown Food Bank and Toys for Tots.

Events in the Museum on Saturday, Dec. 9, include:

1 p.m. – Holiday Craft Area (Learning Center, 1st Floor) Visit our holiday craft area in the Learning Center and make your own baseball-themed crafts.

2 p.m. – Holiday Performance: Pathfinder Village Bell Choir (Hall of Fame Plaque Gallery, 1st Floor) Join us in the Hall of Fame Plaque Gallery for a holiday tradition at the National Baseball Hall of Fame: A special performance by the Pathfinder Village Bell Choir. Pathfinder Village is a community in Edmeston, N.Y., dedicated to serving individuals with Down syndrome. Following the performance, meet members of the Pathfinder Village Bell Choir.

All activities are included with Museum admission. For more information, please call 607-547-7200.