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Holiday Events 2012
Holiday events Brunch with Santa
Come enjoy brunch with Santa! There will also be fun arts and crafts for kids to enjoy.
Ages 1-6, $5
Elon Recreation Center
Dec. 13, 2012, 10 a.m. - noon
Bette Rae Thomas Recreation Center
Dec. 15, 2012, 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Tom Sykes Recreation Center
Dec. 21, 2012, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.

District 8 Holiday Celebration
Members of the District VIII North Carolina Association of Senior Citizens Clubs will meet and fellowship with food, games and dance.
Albemarle Road Recreation Center
Dec. 13, 2012, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Ages 55 - older, FREE

Wacky Holidays
There are traditional holidays and there are holidays that not everyone has heard of yet. Come join us in celebrating some of these non-traditional fun days.
Berewick Recreation Center
Dec. 14, 2012, 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ages 1 - 6, $1

Therapeutic Rec: Holiday Crafts and Cooking
Teens and adults with disabilities can prepare for the holidays by making delightful decorations and great gifts, filling containers to give or to keep, and cooking a light holiday lunch. Learn about cooking skills, kitchen safety and nutrition while enjoying a social occasion and honing craft skills.
Marion Diehl Recreation Center
Dec. 15, 2012, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Ages 4 and up, $15

Recycled Holiday Cards
What do you do with all those old Christmas cards? Learn some interesting and fun things to make with them for the holidays.
Reedy Creek Nature Center
Dec. 15, 2012, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Ages 6 and up, FREE

Holiday Scavenger Hunt
Can you find the signs of the carols in our woods? We will look for some of the fun symbols of the holidays in our woods on this scavenger hunt.
Reedy Creek Nature Center
Dec. 15, 2012, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
All ages, FREE

Swim with Santa
Get in the holiday spirit early and spend some quality time with the man himself......SANTA! Join him for a swim in the splash park this holiday season. Be sure to bring your wish list. He will be available for photos. Please bring your own camera for pictures with Santa.
Ray's Splash Planet
All ages, $10
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Holiday Workshop
Instructions provided for a seasonal craft that participants can 'Make and Take.'
Hickory Grove Recreation Center
Dec. 18, 2012, 1 p.m. - 2 p.m.
Ages 18 and older, $5

Christmas Creek Holiday Celebration
a fun filled and enjoyable holiday atmosphere for families. Door prizes, games refreshments and entertainment will be provided.
Sugaw Creek Recreation Center
Dec. 21, 2012, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
All ages, FREE

A Special Merry Christmas Celebration
Join us for a delightful program as our youth share a fun Christmas program, playing games, arts and crafts and culminating with a visit from Santa.
Naomi Drenan Recreation Center
Dec. 21, 2012, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Ages 3 - 7, $2

Friday Night Lights: Trip to McAddenville
Staff will take a small group of children to view the lights at McAddenville.
Meet at Revolution Park Sports Academy
Dec. 21, 2012, 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Ages 10-15, FREE

Christmas Shopping Drop Off
Need some time to do that last minute Christmas shopping? Drop the chilren off for a fun filled day of games, crafts and activities. Lunch is not provided.
Arbor Glen Outreach Center
Dec. 22, 2012, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Ages 6 - 13, $10

Christmas Geocaching
Now that your Christmas shopping is done, why not enjoy some free time hanging out in the McDowell Nature Preserve. We will hike to find 3 different geocaches in the park and place a Christmas Trackable that you can follow along its journey after the program. We will be hiking about 2 miles, on and off trail, on uneven terrain. Bring hiking boots, proper clothes for the weather, and a water bottle. All GPS units will be provided.
McDowell Nature Center
Dec. 23, 2012, 2 p.m. 4:30 p.m.
Ages 7 and older, FREE

Holiday Trails
Relax and release the stress of the holidays as we walk the trails in the Preserve. See what we can see in the winter and look for signs of life. You may be surprised to see what is lurking in the cold.
Reedy Creek Nature Center
Dec. 23, 2012, 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
All ages, FREE

Holiday Skating Trip: Uptown Outdoor Skating Rink
Kids will enjoy the day ice skating at the uptown ice skating rink.
Ages 10 - 15, $11, lunch not included
Please call Revolution Park Sports Academy, 704-432-4963 to register.

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