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Dec 11 2017

Monday, December 11

La Leche League of Madison County: Group meet-up. 12:30-2 p.m. Madison County Health Dept., 214 Boggs Lane. Richmond. Info: (812) 240-8797.

Alzheimer’s Association: Early Stage Social Engagement Group. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Prescreening and registration required. 2808 Palumbo Dr. Info: 266-5283 ext. 8177. Memory Café. A safe environment where people with memory loss and their caregivers can enjoy time and remain socially engaged. 2-4 p.m. Info: 266-5238 ext. 8179.

F Jessamine County Public Library: Teen Trivia: In a Galaxy Far, Far Away. 6-7 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Breastfeeding Class. 6-8 p.m. $20 per couple, spouses are encouraged to attend. Recommended for third trimester. 170 N. Eagle Creek Dr., First Floor. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Auditions for “Afternoon of the Elves.” 7 p.m. Auditions by appointment only. Email psm@lctonstage.org to schedule audition. Roles for ages 9-18. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

Baptist Health Lexington: Maternity Unit Tours. 6:30 & 7:30 p.m. Free. Registration required. 1720 Nicholasville Rd. Info: 260-6357.

F Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: Babies Get Down(town) storytime. 10-10:30 a.m. Ages 2 & under. Northside Branch: Teen Time: Breakout Reindeer Games. 4:30-6:30 p.m. For middle and high school. Info: 231-5500.

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Dec 10 2017

Sunday, December 10

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Baby & Me. 11:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: “The Ugly Duckling.” Based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen. 2 p.m. Recommended for ages 4 & up. $19 adults, $16 children. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Lunch show. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Show begins at 1:30 p.m. $39. Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Centered: Explore Your Prana with Ayurveda and Hatha Yoga workshop. 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $60. 309 N. Ashland Ave. Info: www.centeredlex.org.

Ashland Terrace: Open House at retirement community for women in Chevy Chase. Free. 1-4 p.m. 475 S. Ashland Ave. Info: 266-2581.

Lexington Christmas Marketplace: Shopping, Santa, ugly sweater contest, Disney costume contest, door prizes and music. 1-6 p.m. Clarion Hotel, 1950 Newtown Pike. Info: (859) 537-2969.

Louisville Zoo: Santa Safari. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus, take a safari tour through the zoo’s heated buildings and more. Session times 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. $8.50-$20.95. Online reservation required. 1100 Trevilian Way. Info: (502) 459-2181.

Lexington Humane Society: Pet Pictures with Santa. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Feeders Supply, 306 Southland Drive and 3080 Richmond Road. Info: 233-0044.

Hillenmeyer Christmas Shop: Pictures with Santa. Noon-6 p.m. No appointment needed. Free. Bring your own camera. 3389 Tates Creek Rd. Info: 266-6889.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Auditions for “Afternoon of the Elves.” 1 p.m. Auditions by appointment only. Email psm@lctonstage.org to schedule audition. Roles for ages 9-18. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: “The Nutcracker.” 2 p.m. $20-$37. Lexington Opera House, 401 W. Short St. Info: 233-4567.

The Nutcracker on Ice: Presented by the Thoroughbred Figure Skating Club. 4 p.m. $12 in advance, $14 day of show. Children 5 & under free. Lexington Ice Center, 560 Eureka Springs Dr. Info: info@tfscskating.org.

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Weekend Childbirth Education Class. Noon-7 p.m. $30 per couple. Recommended for 32-34 weeks gestation. Registration required. Info: www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby. The Women’s Hospital Tour. 1-2 p.m. Registration required. 170 N. Eagle Creek Dr., First Floor. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/womenshospital-maternity-tour-registration.

Lexington Christmas Marketplace: Shopping, Santa, ugly sweater contest, Disney costume contest, door prizes and music. 1-6 p.m. Clarion Hotel, 1950 Newtown Pike. Info and registration on Eventbrite.

Bluegrass Railroad Museum: Santa Claus Train Ride. 2 p.m. Tickets start at $13 for children, $15 adults. 175 Beasley Dr. Versailles. Info: (859) 873-2476.

F Jessamine County Public Library: Writers Forum. 2-4 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Kentucky Railway Museum: Visit with Santa, drink hot cocoa and snack on cookies. Santa Express: 3 p.m. North Pole Express: 6 p.m. $25 adults, $20 children. 136 S. Main St. New Haven. Info: (800) 272-0152.

Waveland Museum: Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Event includes storytime and photo opportunity with Santa. Santa visit 2:30-3:30 p.m. Performances begin at 4, 6 & 8 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611 or 619-8189.

Baptist Health Lexington: New Brother/New Sister Sibling Class. 4-5:30 p.m. Free. Ages 3-8. Registration required. 1720 Nicholasville Rd. Info: 260-6357.

F Lexington Public Library: Village Branch: Lexington Area YoYo Club. Hands-on learning for all skill levels. 1-3 p.m. Ages 10 & up welcome. Info: 231-5500.

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Dec 9 2017

Saturday, December 9

YMCA of Central Ky: Reindeer Ramble 5K/10K/Fun Walk. Support scholarships for kids attending YMCA Camps. Participants are encouraged to wear favorite holidays sweaters, Santa suits or other festive attire. 9 a.m. $15 for ages 8-17, $25 for adults. Team rates available. Registration required. Keeneland. Info: www.ymcacky.org/ramble.

Marshall Pediatric Therapy: Sensitive Santa. A time for children on the autism spectrum or with other sensory issues to meet Santa. 9-11 a.m. RSVP required. Info: 224-2273.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Fairytale Christmas.” Kid-friendly breakfast show. Doors open at 9 a.m. Show begins at 10 a.m. $17. Lunch show. Doors open at noon. Show begins at 1:15 p.m. $22. “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Baby Moon: Prenatal Yoga class. 9-10:15 a.m. For all stages of pregnancy. No experience required. BYOB: Bring Your Own Baby Yoga. 10:30-11:20 a.m. For moms and newborns until crawling. Drop-ins welcome, class packages available. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Santa Breakfast. 10 a.m. Seating is limited, call for tickets. Kid’s Corner. 11 a.m. Ages 3 & up. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Lexington Convention Center: Kentucky Reptile Expo. See reptiles, amphibians, spiders, insects and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $5, children under 10 admitted free. Info: www.kentuckyreptileexpo.com.

Louisville Zoo: Santa Safari. Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus, take a safari tour through the zoo’s heated buildings and more. Session times 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. $8.50-$20.95. Online reservation required. 1100 Trevilian Way. Info: (502) 459-2181.

Lexington Humane Society: Pet Pictures with Santa. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Feeders Supply, 306 Southland Drive and 3080 Richmond Road. Info: 233-0044.

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Sibling Class. 10 a.m.-noon. Recommended for ages 3-6. $10 per child. Registration required. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby.

F Barnes & Noble: “Olaf’s Frozen Adventure” Storytime. 11 a.m. 1932 Pavilion Way. Info: 543-8518.

Bluegrass Railroad Museum: Santa Claus Train Ride. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tickets start at $13 for children, $15 adults. 175 Beasley Dr. Versailles. Info: (859) 873-2476.

Explorium: Super Saturdays, “Moon Sand Fun.” 11 a.m.-noon. Grades K-5. Imagination Station, “Snow Dough.” 12:30-2 p.m. Grades K-5. General admission $8. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

Central Kentucky Second Saturday Divorce Workshop: Addressing legal, financial, family and personal issues of divorce. 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Keller Williams Greater Lexington, 2700 Rosebud Rd. Info: 223-3318.

Hillenmeyer Christmas Shop: Pictures with Santa. Noon-6 p.m. No appointment needed. Free. Bring your own camera. 3389 Tates Creek Rd. Info: 266-6889.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Auditions for “Afternoon of the Elves.” 1 p.m. Auditions by appointment only. Email psm@lctonstage.org to schedule audition. Roles for ages 9-18. 418 W. Short St. Info: 254-4546.

Centered: 5th Annual Holiday Arts Bazaar. Family-friendly afternoon of shopping, samples, demos and more. Noon-5 p.m. 309 N. Ashland Ave. Info: www.centeredlex.org.

F Jessamine County Public Library: Intro to JCPL Creative Space. 12-12:45 p.m. Buddy the Elf Party. 2-6 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Kentucky Ballet Theatre: “The Nutcracker.” 2 & 7 p.m. $20-$37. Lexington Opera House, 401 W. Short St. Info: 233-4567.

InnOVATION Arts Academy: “The Velveteen Rabbit Christmas Musical.” 2 & 7 p.m. $10-$12. The Kingdom Center, 817 Winchester Rd. Info: 221-6064 or www.innovationarts.net.

Waveland Museum: Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Event includes storytime and photo opportunity with Santa. Santa visit 2:30-3:30 p.m. Performances begin at 4, 6 & 8 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611 or 619-8189.

Kentucky Railway Museum: Visit with Santa, drink hot cocoa and snack on cookies. Santa Express: 3 p.m. North Pole Express: 6 p.m. $25 adults, $20 children. 136 S. Main St. New Haven. Info: (800) 272-0152.

The Nutcracker on Ice: Presented by the Thoroughbred Figure Skating Club. 6 p.m. $12 in advance, $14 day of show. Children 5 & under free. Lexington Ice Center, 560 Eureka Springs Dr. Info: info@tfscskating.org.

Kentucky Horse Park: Snowball Series Mounted Games. Dec. 9 & 10. Covered Arena. Info: www.mountedgames.org.

F Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Family Storytime. 11-11:30 a.m. For families. Ferdinand the Bull. Story, crafts and games. 2:30-3:30 p.m. For all ages. Central Branch: Super Saturday Storytime. 11 a.m.-noon. For families. Dear Santa. Enjoy hot chocolate and write a letter to Santa. 11 a.m.-noon. For all kids. Info: 231-5500.

Lexington Children’s Theatre: Auditions for “Afternoon of the Elves” for actors 9-18 years old. Auditions may include some improvisational games and reading from a script. Actors will have their photo taken. Cost $1. Auditions by appointment only. Audition times: Dec. 9, 7-9 p.m.; Dec. 10, 1-3 p.m.; Dec. 11, 7-9 p.m. 418 W. Short St. Email psm@lctonstage.org to schedule audition. Info: 254-4546.

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Dec 8 2017

Friday, December 8

Alzheimer’s Association: Family Caregiver Workshop. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $10, includes lunch. Registration required. 2808 Palumbo Dr. Info: (800) 272-3900.

Explorium: Leapin’ Littles, “Movement Station.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. Parents Night Out. 6-10 p.m. Children must be potty-trained. $15 members, $18 non-members. Reservations required. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

F Jessamine County Public Library: One-to-One Job Search Assistance. 10:30-11:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Yule Ball. 6-8 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Lunch show. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Show begins at 1:30 p.m. $39. Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

The Nutcracker on Ice: Presented by the Thoroughbred Figure Skating Club. 6 p.m. $12 in advance, $14 day of show. Children 5 & under free. Lexington Ice Center, 560 Eureka Springs Dr. Info: info@tfscskating.org.

Kentucky Railway Museum: North Pole Express. Visit with Santa, drink hot cocoa and snack on cookies. 7 p.m. $25 adults, $20 children. 136 S. Main St. New Haven. Info: (800) 272-0152.

Waveland Museum: Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” 6 & 8 p.m. $20 adults, $10 children. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611 or 619-8189.

Centered: 2017 Manifestation Review. Review your 2017 accomplishments and see what wants to happen next. 6-8 p.m. $25. 309 N. Ashland Ave. Info: www.centeredlex.org.

InnOVATION Arts Academy: “The Velveteen Rabbit Christmas Musical.” 7 p.m. $10-$12. The Kingdom Center, 817 Winchester Rd. Info: 221-6064 or www.innovationarts.net.

Singletary Center for the Arts: Handel’s “Messiah” presented by the Lexington Singers. 7:30 p.m. $30 adults, $25 seniors, $10 students. Info: 405 Rose St. Info: 257-4929.

LexDance: Contra Dance. Beginner lesson 7:30 p.m. Dancing 8-11 p.m. $7 adults, $5 students and first-timers. Artworks at the Carver School, 522 Patterson St. Info: 552-5433.

Kentucky Horse Park: KHSAA State Cheerleading Championships. Dec. 8 & 9. Alltech Arena. Info: www.khsaa.org.

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Dec 7 2017

Thursday, December 7

Explorium: Mini Da Vinci’s, “Marshmallow Art.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 2-4. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. Baby & Me. 11 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Member Appreciation- Origami Crafts. 11:30 a.m. Ages 12 & up. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Lunch show. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Show begins at 1:30 p.m. $39. Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Living Arts & Science Center: Discovery Night: “The Search for Life in the Universe” Planetarium Night. 6-8 p.m. $2 suggested donation. 362 N. Martin Luther King Blvd. Info: 252-5552.

Baby Moon: Prenatal Yoga. 6-7:15 p.m. Drop-ins welcome. $14 a class or class packages available. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

The Women’s Hospital at Saint Joseph East: Infant CPR class. 6-9 p.m. $20 per couple. Registration required, space is limited. Recommended for third trimester. Saint Joseph Office Building, 160 N. Eagle Creek Dr., Second Floor. Info: 967-2229 or register at www.kentuckyonehealth.org/baby.

UK Good Samaritan Hospital: Nursing Your Infant. 6:30-9 p.m. $25 per couple. For women delivering at UK. Registration required. 310 S. Limestone St. Info: 323-2750.

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Dec 6 2017

Wednesday, December 6

F Barnes & Noble: Children’s Storytime. 10 a.m. 1932 Pavilion Way. Info: 543-8518.

Explorium: SMASH Club “Sink or Float?” 10:30-11:30 a.m. Ages 2-5. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

F Jessamine County Public Library: Exercise with Ease. 10:30-11:30 a.m. Munch & Movie Trivia. 11:30 a.m.-noon. Silver Screen: White Christmas. Noon-2 p.m. Teen Craft: Melted Crayon Ornaments. 6-7 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music “Classical Music Fun.” PRETENDergartners: a special class for homeschooling families with children ages 4-6. 3:30-4:15 p.m. weekly through Dec. 20. Toddlers session: 4:30-5:15 p.m. weekly through Dec. 20. Ages 1-3. Preschoolers Session: 6-6:45 p.m. weekly through Dec. 20. Ages 3-5. Registration required. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Pickle-Ball. Meets weekly 9-11 a.m. Free for Y members. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Lunch show. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Show begins at 1:30 p.m. $39. Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Gestational Diabetes Class. 1-2 p.m. For pregnant women diagnosed with gestational diabetes. PH Clinic South, 2433 Regency Rd. Info: 288-2446.

F Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: The Young and the Restless storytime. 10 a.m. Ages 2-3. Village Branch: Recess. 4-5 p.m. For all kids. Teen Space. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Grades 6-12. 231-5500.

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Dec 5 2017

Tuesday, December 5

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music “Classical Music Fun.” Preschoolers session: 9:30-10:15 a.m. weekly through Dec. 19. Ages 3-5. Toddlers session: 10:30-11:15 a.m. weekly through Dec. 19. Ages 1-3. Babies session: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. weekly through Dec. 19. Ages 4-12 months. Registration required. PRETENDergartners: a special class for homeschooling families with children ages 4-6. 12:30-1:15 p.m. weekly through Dec. 19. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

Explorium: Baby Explorers, “Play Dough Party.” 10:30-11 a.m. Ages 9 months to 2 years. $8 general admission. 440 W. Short St. Info: 258-3253.

F Joseph-Beth Booksellers: Toddler Time. 10:30 a.m. 161 Lexington Green Cir. Info: 273-2911.

Derby Dinner Playhouse: “A Christmas Carol: the Musical.” Lunch show. Doors open at 11:45 a.m. Show begins at 1:30 p.m. $39. Dinner show. Doors open at 6 p.m. Show at 7:45 p.m. $43. 525 Marriott Dr. Clarksville, Ind. Info: (812) 288-2632.

Lex-Fayette County Health Dept: Eat, Move, Lose Weight Support Group. Noon-1 p.m. Free. Registration required. PH Clinic South, 2433 Regency Rd. Info: 288-2446.

Waveland Museum: Tea Tuesdays. Tea and food served by period-dressed interpreters and a tour of the Waveland Mansion. 2-3:30 p.m. $30 per person. Reservation required. 225 Waveland Museum Lane. Info: 272-3611.

Lexington’s Christmas Parade: Annual parade begins at 7 p.m. Proceeds down Main Street from Midland Avenue to Mill Street. Info: www.downtownlex.com.

The Speech Network: Pumping and Bottle Feeding class. 7-8:30 p.m. $25. Registration required. 2035 Regency Rd. Suite 5. Info: www.lactationcarewithelizabeth.com/services.

Baptist Health Lexington: Candlelight Service to pay tribute to lost infants. 7 p.m. Please arrive between 6:15-6:45 for registration and ornament preparation. Childcare is available. Beaumont Presbyterian Church, 1070 Lane Allen Dr. Info: 260-6904.

EKU Center for the Arts: “A Christmas Carol.” 7:30 p.m. $25-$55. 1 Hall Dr., Richmond. Info: (859) 622-7469.

F Lexington Public Library: Beaumont Branch: Teen Advisory Board Meeting. 6-6:30 p.m. For middle and high schoolers. Central Branch: Dear Santa. Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and write a letter to Santa. 6-8 p.m. For all kids. Info: 231-5500.

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Dec 4 2017

Monday, December 4

Baby Moon: Candy Mountain Music “Classical Music Fun.” Toddlers session: 9:30-10:15 a.m. and 10:30-11:15 a.m. weekly through Dec. 18. Ages 1-3. Preschoolers session: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. weekly through Dec. 18. Ages 3-5. Registration required. Prenatal Yoga. 6:30-7:45 p.m. Drop-ins welcome. $14 a class or class packages available. 2891 Richmond Rd. Info: www.babymoonlex.com.

F Jessamine County Public Library: Make & Take Craft: Star Lanterns. 3-5 p.m. Colored Pencil Holiday Cards. 5:30-7:30 p.m. 600 S. Main St. Nicholasville. Info: (859) 885-3523.

Baptist Health: Great Expectations. 3-week childbirth education class. 6:15-8:45 p.m. Free. Registration required. 1720 Nicholasville Rd. Info: 260-6357.

Paris-Bourbon County YMCA: Pickle-Ball. Meets weekly 9-11 a.m. Free for Y members. 917 Main St., Paris. Info: www.parisbourbonymca.org.

Bourbon County Senior Citizens Center: Diabetes Support Group. 11 a.m. 11 Legion Rd. Paris. Info: 987-1915 ext. 4117.

F Lexington Public Library: Central Branch: Babies Get Down(town) storytime. 10-10:30 a.m. Ages 2 & under. Eastside Branch: Maker Monday. Build, invent and create. 4-4:45 p.m. Grades 2-5. Registration required. Northside Branch: Teen Night: Super Smash Brothers. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Grades 6-12. Info: 231-5500.

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