Santa Claus brings holiday cheer to children at Fire District 1’s annual gathering Posted: December 13, 2014 2160 Maysa Schwartz picks up a gift from Santa Claus during Snohomish County Fire District 1’s annual Holiday Party Saturday morning at the Lake Serene Fire Station in Lynnwood. (Photos by David Pan) Layla Schwartz visits with Santa Claus. Snohomish County Fire District fireman Neil Kelly shows off a thermal imaging camera to curious children. Santa Claus is greeted by Snohomish County Fire District volunteer David Peck (right) Enrique Palma checks out the inside of a fire truck after the Holiday Party. Even the grown-ups got to spend some time with Santa Claus. Snohomish County District 1 Firefighter Brian McAllister sits on Santa’s lap as Firefighter Mike Swenson (right) watches. Santa Claus handed out gifts to all the children who attended Saturday’s party. Children were glad to see Santa Claus.