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Saturday, December 20, 2014
A Christmas Carol     
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Tues-Thurs: 7:30 PM
Fri-Sat: 8:00 PM
Sun: 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM
Location: Triad Stage at the Hanesbrands Theatre
Summary: by Charles Dickens, adapted by Preston Lane a holiday classic Ebenezer Scrooge’s last chance is one night and three spirits. It’s a life-changing ride through past, present and future as he learns what it means to be human. Triad Stage brings Dickens’ classic story to life in a dazzling production brimming with bold acting, daring design and spine tingling special effects. A Christmas Carol is a ghostly tale of Yuletide cheer, gracious redemption and heart-warming hope for the whole family. Classical Voice of North Carolina said of the original Triad Stage production, “You get the feeling that this is not just A Christmas Carol, but THE Christmas Carol. You will be wowed and at the same time filled with wonder…at how Triad Stage makes it all seem new. It even feels like Dickens is there, somehow, watching, musing and, ultimately, applauding.” ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 11 am to 3 pm
Location: All Pets Considered
Summary: A multi-rescue group pet adoption fair focusing on cats and kittens. Held the 3rd Saturday of each month in the Community Events room of All Pets Considered in Greensboro. Small cat rescue groups and private cat rescuers present foster cats and kittens in need of loving, forever homes. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: High Point Museum
Summary: Watch a blacksmith craft various iron pieces. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Reservations between 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Location: Graylyn Estate
Summary: Enjoy a special breakfast with Santa at Graylyn Estate. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Dec. December 5, 6, 12, 18, 19, & 20
Tours at 6:30, 7, 7:30 and 8 p.m.
Location: Old Salem Museum and Gardens
Summary: Take a guided candlelight tour through the Historic Distric where customs and traditions of a 19th-century Salem Christmas are brought to life. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Alamance County
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Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Winston-Salem
Summary: Make and take a mini gingerbread house while supplies last.

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Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Location: Central Library (Winston-Salem)
Summary:

Description: Ladies, do you get tired of the guys hogging the video games? Want to play against a female friend? Then join us in Teen Central every 3rd Saturday at 1 p.m. for Girl Gaming. You're always welcome to game here, but now there's a time especially reserved for YOU. Tell us what you'd like--specific games, hold a girls-only tournament, or... Program for youth in grades 6-12. For more information, please call 703-3080.

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Make an Ornament     
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Alamance County
Summary: ...More Details
 
Make an Ornament     
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Children's Museum of Alamance County
Summary: $8 members, $10 non-members- Cookie decorating, hot chocolate, Christmas games and more. Register and pay at front desk or call the museum. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Sunday-Thursday 6-9 p.m.
Friday-Saturday 6-10 p.m.
Location: 5601 N. Church St.
Summary: Come and see the Triad's newest light display at McLaurin Farms. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: International Civil Rights Center and Museum
Summary: Join dynamic leaders from the community as they conduct a story hour every Saturday. After the stories, children will complete their very own make-and-take arts activity. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: Old Salem Museums & Gardens
Summary:

Bring your family to the Old Salem Historic District and start a new holiday tradition. Enjoy the beautiful historic neighborhood accented by holiday decorations and special programming for children and the young at heart. Several activities will be available including a photo opportunity with St. Nicholas, a new holiday puppet show, storytelling, a delicious treat from Winkler Bakery and more.

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Snow Queen     
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Tues-Thurs: 7:30 p.m.
Fri-Sat: 8 p.m.
Sun: 2 p.m.and 7:30 p.m.
Location: Triad Stage at the Pyrle
Summary: When a young boy disappears on a winter’s day in the heart of Appalachia, his best friend sets out to bring him home. So begins a journey through snow and ice, leaving the everyday world behind, as a magical winter time path leads deeper into a frozen kingdom. Inspired by the classic Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale, this adventure for audiences of all ages transports the story to the highest peaks of the Blue Ridge. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 6-11 p.m.
Location: Tanglewood Park
Summary: Holiday light display through the beautiful Tanglewood Park. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: 2:30 p.m.
Location: High Point Theatre
Summary: The High Point Ballet's "Land of the Sweets" Nutcracker performances are designed especially for children. The show length of approximately one hour and content is tailored for young people's attention. To add to the experience, everyone is invited to come one hour prior to the performance to meet The Nutcracker characters, have souvenir pictures taken, and participate in themed activities. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: See website for daily times.
Location: UNCSA's Stevens Center
Summary: ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Monday-Thursday: 4-9 p.m.; Friday: 4-10 p.m.; Saturday & School Holidays: 10 a.m.-10 pm; Sunday: noon-7 p.m.
Location: 106 Barnhardt St. (2 blocks from Natty Greene's on South Elm St.)
Summary: Outdoor ice skating, slide and snow play box. ...More Details
 
Date: December 20, 2014
Time: Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m., Sunday at 2 p.m.
Location: Children's Theatre of Winston-Salem
Summary: Enjoy the classic tale of a young girl's search for Santa. ...More Details
 

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