UPDATE: This story has been updated to reflect that the Penguin Patch Holiday Shop will only be open to the public one day -- Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

CHILDERSBURG -- Local Christmas shoppers will have the opportunity to purchase unique and inexpensive gifts at Childersburg Elementary School’s “Penguin Patch Holiday Shop."

The shop will operate during school hours from Dec. 5-9. The Penguin Patch will also be open to the public one day -- Tuesday, Dec. 6, from 4:30 to 6 p.m.

The Childersburg Elementary PTO is spearheading the shop and notes that many items will make great stocking stuffers.

Childersburg Elementary is at 235 Pinecrest Drive. For more information, call Amanda Hemby at 256-404-7025.