Everything about St Nicholas: stories, customs, crafts & more. On-line coloring, memory, puzzles & more: Things to color, cut & play
Draw St. Nicholas. Step-by-step guides. St. Nicholas Day . Hidden pictures from Highlights for Kids. St. Nicholas Puzzles: Do you have Hama or Perler Beads? Make a Saint Nicholas! Click for larger picture to use as pattern, then right click to print Design 1 makes a nice ornament
What others are saying Celebrating Saint Nicolas with the kiddies this year. How to Celebrate St Nicholas Day- December 6 St Nicholas with children To learn about the true Santa Claus and Father Christmas: St. Nicholas, a man of faith who lived his life in devotion to Christ
St. Nicholas can also leave craft supplies in the shoes for the child to complete on St. Nicholas day! My older kids are going to find the printable St. Nichols ornaments from my Advent Saints set in their shoes this year. 🙂 My preschool girls are going to find the toilet paper tube St. Nicholas in their shoes to assemble- he’s from my Alphabet Saint collection.
St. Nicholas Crafts for Kids- Printables, Ideas, and More! December 5, 2014 By Lacy. Check out my post on how to celebrate St. Nicholas day here. St. Nicholas Day is coming up on December 6! These crafts can be a fun way to celebrate the day. St. Nicholas can even leave the supplies for the crafts right in your shoes. 😉
How to Celebrate Saint Nicholas Day with Kids. My favorite tradition for Saint Nicholas Day is the practice of taking small treats or favors to your near neighbors and dear friends to honor the memory of Saint Nicholas and his giving spirit.
Before there was Santa Claus, there was Saint Nicholas, known traditionally as the bearer of gifts. On December 6th many Europeans still celebrate Saint Nicholas Day. To find out more, read on!
2. Saint Nicholas: A Saint for a Season. Saint Nicholas Day is a festival for children in much of Europe related to surviving legends of the saint, and particularly his reputation as a bringer of gifts. The American Santa Claus, as well as the Anglo-Canadian and British Father Christmas, derive from these legends.
This feast day is an especially exciting one for children as they count down the days on their Advent calendars in anticipation of Christmas day. St. Nicholas of Myra is a major saint in many European and Eastern countries, and one of the old Christian traditions surrounding his feast day is for kids to leave their shoes out overnight in front ...