Luis Arbaza Lopez (left), 8, reacts to Santa’s arrival along with other children at the Second Home after-school program on Friday. Harrisonburg police officers and the Virginia DARE Association hosted the holiday party, providing the children with presents, crafts, music, DARE safety lessons, and, of course, a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Claus. (Photo by Jason Lenhart)
Sgt. Mark Medford, a DARE officer with the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office, gives a safety talk to the children in the Second Home program during Friday’s holiday party.