Fairway tots get a chance to meet Santa at Shawnee Indian Mission

Kids decorated holiday ornaments inside the mission's east building.
Kids decorated holiday ornaments inside the mission’s east building.

For the third year in a row, Fairway youngsters and their families got to celebrate the season at the site of Johnson County’s formative decades.

The Canes, Cocoa and Claus event provided kids the chance to hunt down candy canes hanging from the Christmas trees outside the east building while parents got to warm themselves by the firepit:


Inside, parents and kids got to warm up with hot cocoa and cookies while the little ones met Santa: