VERGENNES - American Legion Post 14 in Vergennes will host the annual Children's Christmas Party at the Post on the afternoon of Sunday, Dec. 19 from 2 - 4 pm. All area children up to 10 years of age and their parents are cordially invited. Refreshments will be served. Merlin the Magician will again be on hand to provide entertainment. Santa Claus has also been booked and is planning to present a gift to every child attending. The Post is located at 100 Armory Lane in Vergennes.