FREEPORT — The Family YMCA of Northwest Illinois, 2998 W. Pearl City Road, is requesting donations for its Cookies with Santa event to be held from 10 a.m. to noon Dec. 1.

The event will be for children to take part in cookie decorating, crafts, a reading corner, a bounce house and visits with Santa.

Donations requested including wrapping paper; ribbons; Christmas lights, greenery, tinsel, trees and crafts; fake snow; flour; sugar; shortening; holiday cookie sprinkles; icing pouches; cookie-decorating supplies; crayons, markers; colored paper; and ornaments.

For information: freeportymca.org.