Christmas program will again serve hundreds

YATES COUNTY--The annual Yates Christmas Program, formerly Christmas for the Needy, is preparing once again to bring toys, clothes and food to families in need during this holiday season.

This year's distribution days will be Wednesday and Thursday, Dec. 7 and 8. The U.S. Armory, located at 198 Cornwell St. in Penn Yan, will distribute new items by appointment only. Appointment cards with each shopper's date and time have been mailed out.

The First Presbyterian Church, located at 211 Main St. in Penn Yan, will distribute gently used donated items from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 7 and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Dec. 8, with shopping open to anyone starting at noon.

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