BETHANY, W.Va. – The Bethany College Student Alumni Association is hosting its annual Breakfast with Santa from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Ogden Dining Hall on the Bethany campus.

The cost for the breakfast is $10 for adults and children 13 and older; $7 for children 5 to 12; and free for children 4 and under.

Santa and his friends will be on hand for breakfast, photographs, crafts, stories, and more.

Online registration is encouraged by Dec. 2. Pay with a credit card online when you register or pay at the door.

Bethany is also collecting items for the Greater Wheeling Coalition for the Homeless at the event. Donations can include new socks, gloves, hats, scarves, umbrellas, rain poncho, hygiene items, and toiletries.

For more information about the event or to register by phone, call Ginni Walden at 304.829.7723.


Bethany College, founded in 1840, is the oldest private college in West Virginia. The Bethany experience focuses on academic excellence in the area of liberal arts and prepares students for a lifetime of work and a life of significance.