Singleton Students Receive Surprise Visit and Holiday Party


The Illinois State Police Heritage Foundation (ISPHF) and WalMart area stores hosted an “Operation Santa” holiday party for 578 students at the Joliet elementary school.  The day began with a surprise parade featuring squad cars from Illinois State Police, fire trucks from the Joliet Fire Department, and Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus arriving to the school riding a motorcycle.  Throughout the day, students played games with Illinois State Police Troopers and Walmart Associates and enjoyed snacks and crafts. In addition, all students received a special toy from Santa and Mrs. Claus. 

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