Christmas came early for the children of the Ray of Hope and children from Kolej Tingkatan Enam Seri Putera. The Lions Club of Ipoh Host led by President Emily Kong and the Lioness Club of Ipoh led by President R. Sakuntala entertained about 30 children over a Christmas high tea on December 10 at the Lions Home in Bercham. The event as make merrier by the carolling group from St Michael’s church and Santa Claus was on hand to give presents away to the children. The children enjoyed themselves by participating in the songs and dances. They also participated in the games that were played by the Lions, Lioness and the children. Lion Treasurer V. Sreedaran Nair sportingly played the role of Santa Claus. The Organising Chairman, Lion PP Dr Martin thanked all those present at the function for making this event a very merry merry Christmas.