[The North Pole Times]
[Santa's OFFICIAL News Source]
Saturday October 24, 2020    
[Mikee Elf]
All new crafts for 2020

Kids 5 and under love to get creative with different painting techniques. Painting with sponges is a simple and fun way to explore basic shapes to paint and cut out.

It's the most wonderful time of the year but it wouldn't be complete without Santa in his sleigh.

This adorable Santa Paper Plate Mask craft is a great craft for your child using things you most likely have around your home.

This Reindeer Headband craft is just too cute and would be perfect headwear for watching Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

This fun DIY paper cone Christmas Tree craft is super easy to make and a perfect holiday decoration to show off.

A wonderful DIY Christmas craft for toddlers and preschoolers. This easy-to-make Hand Print Christmas Wreath is super cute and makes a beautiful decoration, keepsake, or gift to keep the house festive all season.

This fun little Clothespin Snowman craft is super easy to make and just as versatile. Glue them to presents to make a cute gift tag holder. Clip them to your tree for a fun kid-made ornament. Or hide them around the house and have your very own Christmas Snowman Hunt just like you would for an Easter egg hunt.

These DIY Christmas Pop Up Cards are fun and simple to make. Choose from a variety of elves and characters direct from the North Pole to make a unique gift that is loads of fun to share with friends and family.

These adorable North Pole Times Elves are the perfect DIY ornament for kids to make and hang on the Christmas tree!

These Christmas Elf puppets are so cute and even more fun to make. A perfect Christmas craft activity to keep you and your own little elves entertained during the Holidays.

[Not a Creature was stirring...]

...not even ChrisMouse?

There’s been quite a stir recently here at the North Pole. Our little friend ChrisMouse, who loves running behind the walls at Santa’s Village, has become a little bolder.

[Christmas a Success]
Christmas a Success
Published Wednesday December 25, 2019

Although there was cause for concern, Santa delivers on Christmas.

[Santa and Reindeer Ready]
Santa and Reindeer Ready
Published Tuesday December 24, 2019

For once, everything is working right at The North Pole! It looks like it's going to be a Merry Christmas, after all!

Published Monday December 23, 2019

It was a scene of comfort and joy today at the North Pole as Santa Claus and Waldo Elf returned to Earth.

Published Sunday December 22, 2019

Santa may be trapped in orbit, but he still has his laptop computer! He sends a message that might help the situation--and it was something that Waldo Elf thought up!

[Email From Santa]
Email From Santa
Published Saturday December 21, 2019

It’s a sad day at the north pole. Usually the first day of winter is filled with busting activities, but everyone’s in a state of shock. All the work looks like it’s going to be for nothing. Will Christmas be cancelled?

[Uh Oh - Will Christmas be Cancelled?]
Uh Oh - Will Christmas be Cancelled?
Published Friday December 20, 2019

The Yeti--or Abominable Snowmen--have gotten into Gizmo's workshop. Where the Yetis go, trouble follows--and so do Mrs. Claus and the Elves!

[Santa Spotters Big Help]
Santa Spotters Big Help
Published Thursday December 19, 2019

It's been a worrisome Christmas season so far, but it looks like things are almost back to normal. But remember--looks can be deceiving!

Published Wednesday December 18, 2019

Mrs. Claus wants to end the strike, so she makes an offer that I'm sure no child has ever heard before!

[E-Mail for the Missus]
E-Mail for the Missus
Published Tuesday December 17, 2019

This has been a tough time for everyone at the North Pole. Santa is stuck in orbit, the Elves are on strike, and the Abominable Snowmen who came in to make toys are breaking more than they make! So, the letter from Santa was a welcome sight!

[Yeti Yikes]
Yeti Yikes
Published Monday December 16, 2019

Mrs. Claus has hired Abominable Snowmen--or Yeti--to make the toys this Christmas! Do you think that was a good idea?

[Abominable Solution?]
Abominable Solution?
Published Sunday December 15, 2019

With the elves on strike, Mrs. Claus needs help making toys. But will her solution be worse than the problem?

[Pole Problems]
Pole Problems
Published Saturday December 14, 2019

Mrs. Claus and Jiller Elf walked through the empty workshop, looking at the benches filled with half-made toys.

[Finding Santa Claus]
Finding Santa Claus
Published Friday December 13, 2019

Checking in with Holly Elf, our Chief Santa Spotter, to see how the spotting's are going!

[Santa Claus Connects from Beyond]
Santa Claus Connects from Beyond
Published Thursday December 12, 2019

Santa writes a letter to everyone from out in space!

Published Wednesday December 11, 2019

In a startling development, Santa's Elves have walked away from the workshop to protest the change in their snack foods, from sweets to veggies! All this is happening at the same time Santa is stuck in orbit.

[Food Furor]
Food Furor
Published Tuesday December 10, 2019

The elves aren't happy with having vegetables for snacks instead of sweets. Will they get used to carrots instead of candy?

[Sweets vs Veggies]
Sweets vs Veggies
Published Monday December 09, 2019

Mrs. Claus makes a major announcement, will the elves be happy about it?

[Elves Sleepy?]
Elves Sleepy?
Published Sunday December 08, 2019

It's a race against time for the elves to make enough toys for all the children on Santa's 'Nice' list! But the elves are falling asleep on the job!

[Elves Help Selves]
Elves Help Selves
Published Saturday December 07, 2019

With Santa in space, Mrs. Claus has taken charge. Will they get Santa back in time for Christmas? Will they make enough toys for Santa to deliver them?

[Calling all Santa Spotters]
Calling all Santa Spotters
Published Friday December 06, 2019

As you may know, Santa Claus has been accidentally launched into orbit. Right now, Gizmo Elf is busy building a rocket that can rescue Santa in time for him to deliver the presents on Christmas Eve. The problem is: we're not sure where in orbit Santa is!

[Gizmo Elf Worried]
Gizmo Elf Worried
Published Thursday December 05, 2019

The rescue rocket to bring Santa back down to the North Pole is being built. But Gizmo's worried about something else!

[Energetic Elves!]
Energetic Elves!
Published Wednesday December 04, 2019

With just 20 days 'til Christmas Eve, the North Pole is as busy as it's ever been! All the elves are working very, very hard to make toys for the kids on Santa's 'Nice' list. But will they have enough energy to finish the job?

[Claus Encounter of the First Kind]
Claus Encounter of the First Kind
Published Tuesday December 03, 2019

With Santa launched into orbit, Mrs. Claus has taken charge. After all, someone has to! She ordered Gizmo to change the Appendapulator from the great toy-making machine of the North Pole to the great rocket-making machine! But how will they talk to Santa while he's in space?

[Santa, Waldo Launched into Space]
Santa, Waldo Launched into Space
Published Monday December 02, 2019

Santa had just blasted off into space! The only way to get him back in time for Christmas would be to have the Appendapulator, the great toy-making machine of the North Pole, stop making toys and start making a rescue rocket. But if the Appendapulator isn't making toys, then Santa would have nothing to deliver on Christmas Eve! What can they do?

Published Saturday November 30, 2019

Santa Claus and Waldo Elf have been sent into orbit! What will happen at the North Pole while they're gone?

[Secret Santa or Secret FOR Santa?]
Secret Santa or Secret FOR Santa?
Published Saturday November 30, 2019

Waldo takes Santa on a tour of the new spaceship, but when Waldo's around, trouble isn't far behind!

[Waldo Elf's Secret]
Waldo Elf's Secret
Published Friday November 29, 2019

When Waldo Elf hears a secret, it's certain it won't stay a secret for long! The only question is: Who will hear the secret first?

[Gizmo Has a New Gizmo]
Gizmo Has a New Gizmo
Published Wednesday November 27, 2019

Gizmo Elf is making something for Santa! Will Waldo Elf spoil the surprise?

[North Pole to Open Santa's Presses]
North Pole to Open Santa's Presses
Published Friday November 01, 2019

Get ready for another fun-filled adventure at Santa’s Village at the North Pole.

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[Meet the Elves]

[Eddie Elf]

Eddie Elf

Eddie Elf has been a Columnist for the North Pole Times for several years. He writes weekly "EDitorials" on "wEDnesday" on various Christmas-related topics.

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[The North Pole Times News Team]