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About this Guide
Many in our communities are changing their holiday traditions and staying home this December. This guide was created to provide entertaining and informative resources about the history and magic of December holidays no matter what or how we choose to celebrate. There are also many links to community holiday resources. We hope all of our Highline College community members have a happy and safe holiday season.
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Books in the Library
Physical books and DVDs can be placed on hold and picked up on campus. Please click the link below for more information.
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Local Gifting Programs
The Forgotten Children's Fund
"We provide a Christmas experience for families in need. This includes a visit to your home from Santa and his team of elves who will deliver gifts and warm coats for your children, blankets and a food box to your family on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day."
Toys for Tots: King County, WA
Find out how you can support the Toys for Tots program that, with the help of community donations, provided 85,169 toys for King County children last holiday season.
Interested in holiday statistics? Our Statista database offers reports and graphs about numerous topics such as holiday spending trends, what percentage of the population celebrates a winter holiday, Christmas tree purchasing and more. Visit the database by clicking on the link below.
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Statista provides statistics, consumer survey results, and industry studies on over 60,000 topics. To learn more, watch the Statista video tutorial
Streaming Video - Kwanzaa