HOWARD LAKE, MN – The Howard Lake Lions Club will host its annual Silent Santa Breakfast Sunday, Dec. 8, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Lions Hall. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be available for free photos from 9 to 11 a.m. Breakfast will include pancakes, french toast, sausage, potatoes, biscuits with gravy, desserts, coffee, and juice. A freewill offering will be accepted. All proceeds will be used to purchase gifts for the Silent Santa program. The event benefits low-income families who live in the HLWW school district that need assistance with purchasing Christmas gifts for their families. Applications to receive gifts are available at Howard Lake City Hall, or on the Howard Lake Foods bulletin board. Anyone who has questions or would like to make a donation may call Debbie McAlpine at 612-481-6226, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.