NorthPark Center Transforms into a Season of Giving!

NorthPark Center Transforms into a Season of Giving!

NorthPark Center Transforms into a Season of Giving!

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Posted on November 23, 2010 at 1:34 PM

Updated Tuesday, Nov 23 at 1:36 PM

November 15 through December 31st

It’s your Shopping Haven for the Holidays at Northpark and Cadillac is proud to be in the center of it all. Celebrate the season and enjoy your holiday shopping experience. Stop by the Cadillac display and see for yourself why we take pride in being part of the musical and community programs of Northpark. ‘Tis the season to give back and reward yourself at the Cadillac of shopping centers. Save the date!

 

Storytime with Santa Claus at NorthPark Center

Children of all ages gather to hear Santa Claus' tales about life at the North Pole with his elves and reindeer. Santa’s Storytime is held at 10:30 AM Monday through Saturday, and at 12:00 noon on Sunday. Storytime is a free event and is open to the public. No Storytime is held on Christmas Eve.

 

Visits and Portraits with Santa Claus at NorthPark Center

NorthPark Center offers free one-on-one visits with Santa Claus. Tickets are available starting at 9:00 AM Monday through Saturday, and starting at 10:00 AM on Sunday. Parents may take their own photographs of their children with Santa or purchase high-quality portraits by Marc Robins Photography available in several different sizes and formats. Celebrated as "one of the country's premier Santa's" by CBS News, NorthPark Center's Santa Claus is a Dallas favorite. Carl Anderson, Ph.D., has been portraying Santa Claus for 27 years, the last 21 at NorthPark Center. Anderson, who has an uncanny resemblance to Old Saint Nick, is an adjunct professor of educational psychology at the University of Texas in Austin, an award-winning storyteller, and distinguished author of “All I Want For Christmas Is….Children’s Letters to Santa Claus.”

 

It’s all about Giving Back!

Northpark has always been known for its heartfelt community spirit, especially during the holidays. Not only does Northpark provide family holiday entertainment, the best in holiday shopping, and the seasonal music throughout the holidays, but shoppers can also celebrate the true meaning of the holidays by giving back to multiple charity organizations throughout the Center. It’s a long standing tradition, and it’s all in one place at Northpark. Your Home for the Holidays!

 

Bring Home the Gift of Love and be loved back all year long!

SPCA of Dallas Remote Pet Adoption Center

The SPCA of Texas celebrates its 20th year at NorthPark Center with adorable dogs and cats available for adoption. Volunteers are available at NorthPark Center to work with families to help choose each family's new best friend. The SCPA of Texas is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization which does not receive general operating funds from the City of Dallas, the State of Texas, the federal government, the ASPCA or any other humane organization. For more information, please call 214-742-SPCA (7722) or visit www.spca.org. Located on Level One between Macy's and Dillard’s.

 

Be an Angel and choose a gift for someone who really needs to be comforted this holiday season with the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program.

Celebrate the holiday season by bringing happiness to children, senior citizens and others in need in our community through the NorthPark Center Salvation Army Angel Tree located on Level One near Macy’s. Select an angel, purchase appropriate gifts and deliver them to the NorthPark Center Angel tree by December 14. The Salvation Army will deliver your generous gifts to your angels in time for Christmas. Volunteers are available to assist visitors from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM, Monday through Saturday, and from 12:00 noon to 6:00 PM on Sunday.

 

LOOK What’s new at Northpark Center! The Dallas Arts District debuts its Ticket and Information Center in early November at Northpark Center, sponsored in part by Cadillac!

In early October, Northpark Center will introduce its newest piece of art, right in the heart of the most exclusive and unique shopping experience in Dallas. What better way to learn what fabulous performances are available in the Dallas Arts District. Who better to provide information on the new exhibits at the museums in the Dallas Arts District. And how fun will it be for you to learn more and do more because you’ll be one step closer to season tickets or special VIP tickets…all available in a new one-stop shop at Northpark Center. Be sure to visit every time you come to Northpark to find out what’s new and what’s coming in the Dallas Arts District. Brought to you in part by Cadillac.

 

Celebrate the Gift of Reading at Bookmarks in NorthPark, part of the Dallas Public Library.

The first children's library to be located in a U.S. shopping center, Bookmarks offers fun story times and events in addition to its collection of 5,000 items appropriate for ages birth to 12 years. A spacious story time area lets children relax and read while the walls are lined with clusters of children’s books and vibrant wall art. The focal point of the library is the custom-designed art table that ribbons from the store front throughout the expanse of the space. Featuring a collection of children’s books, restocked daily, the Wi-Fi-equipped Bookmarks also provides parenting materials and laptops for second through sixth graders, and Early Learning Stations for toddlers through second graders. Each station features an inventive computer interface, colorful keyboard and child-friendly mouse to encourage exploration.

 

Get on board the most amazing train ride of the season at The Trains at Northpark exhibit, benefiting the Ronald McDonald House Dallas.

Celebrating its 12th year as part of the NorthPark Center holiday tradition, The Trains at NorthPark ™, presented by Bank of Texas, is the most elaborate toy train exhibit in Texas, with vintage locomotives whizzing by on a journey across America. More than 40 Lionel-type O-Gauge and larger G-Gauge locomotives chug on 2,500 feet of track winding past miniature national landmarks including San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge, Mount Rushmore, the Southwest's Painted Desert, Dallas' Reunion Tower, the Statue of Liberty and New York City's Times Square. Proceeds from The Trains at NorthPark ™ have raised more than $5 million in the ten years the exhibit has been at NorthPark Center.

 

SEASONS BEST FROM CADILLAC!

This year, Cadillac is proud to sponsor the Trains at NorthPark™ benefiting the Ronald McDonald House of Dallas. Celebrating a Season of Wishes, Cadillac debuts its all new 2010 SRX Crossover and its all new CTS Coupe . Step into the holiday spirit with new standard for luxury crossovers, the all-new 2010 Cadillac Crossover. Or, decorate your driveway in the true spirit of the holidays, a new CTS Coupe. The perfect stocking stuffer! Follow Metroplex Cadillac Dealers on Facebook for the latest in holiday opportunities to give back to your community and make a wish come true. Wishing you our Seasons Best!

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