Q. Why did you change to a Christmas Shop?
A. The Christmas Shop model is based on research
that shows people want to provide Christmas gifts for their kids.
Christmas Shop gives you control in choosing and purchasing gifts for your
children – making it more meaningful and fulfilling for both you and them.
Q. When and where is the shop?
The shop will be located at the Burlington Campus of
First Church (6080 Camp Ernst Road, Burlington, KY). The shop will be held in the main
building. We will be open December 6 (6-8 p.m.) and
December 7 (10-noon & 2-4p.m.).
Q. What age ranges will The Christmas Shop have gifts for?
A. Birth-17 years old.
Q. How will you price the
A. All gifts
will be priced at 80% off retail prices. For example, a gift which is priced at $30, will be $5 at the Christmas Shop.
Q. What kind of gifts will be available?
In order to obtain the gifts that your child wants, we
have utilized lists of this year’s top children’s gifts for various ages and
genders. Some examples of the types of gifts that will available for purchase
are: dolls, Nerf, Hatchimals, action figures, Bluetooth speakers.
Q. Will be there a limit to
how much I can spend?
A. There will
be a $10 limit for each child. That $10 represents
$50 of brand new gifts for each child.
Q. Will clothing be available at The Christmas Shop?
A. We will not have clothing items available at The
Christmas Shop. However, there will be a limited number of gift cards available
for purchase at discounted prices for your children who need clothing items.
Q. Can I bring my kids?
We’ll have a fun kids area where your children will be cared for by
background checked volunteers while you shop for gifts.
Q. What will the experience be like?
A. You’ll register online to shop at The Christmas
Shop. You’ll arrive at your desiginated
time and check-in. Your children can be
checked into Kidzone before you shop where they’ll have a lot of Christmas
fun. You’ll head to the shopping room
where you can peruse through our shopping room. The gifts will be organized by age and gender.
After you select your gifts, you’ll check-out and have the option to
wrap your gifts or have our team do it for you.
You can take the gifts to your vehicle, pick up your kids, and enjoy
some Christmas cookies, hot chocolate as a family.
Q. What type of payment will you accept?
A. We will accept cash only.
Q. When do I need to register by?
Please register by November 11th so that we
can ensure we have enough gifts available in The Christmas Shop.
Q. Do you offer transportation to the Christmas Shop?
A. We are unable to offer transportation to the Christmas Shop. You'll receive your shopping time a couple weeks in advance to allow time to arrange for transportation.
Q. What if I cannot
afford to purchase gifts for my children?
A. We can offer shop credit for every hour you
serve with a non-profit in our community.
Please email email@example.com to get more
information and sign-up.