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Today

Winter Wonderland

What: Winter Wonderland Camps are just like snowflakes: No two days are the same. Your little camper gets to explore the museum during play time each day and then participate in whimsical winter crafts and activities all while learning about math, science, literature and more.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 19-23 and Dec. 26-30

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Pricing varies $35-$235 for members, $40-$260 for nonmembers

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

Holidays at Aquarium

What: Join group on an adventure to the North Pole with "The Polar Express 4-D Experience" being shown in the 4-D Immersion Theater. A welcome guest from the North Pole will make special appearances in the Great Ocean Tank at select aquarium dive shows each day through Dec. 23.

When: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. through Dec. 23

Where: S.C. Aquarium, 100 Aquarium Wharf

Price: Admission varies

More Info: 577-3474

Drop and Shop

What: Half-day and full day available for ages 5 and up at the Gymnastics Holiday Drop and Shop. Skill level not required.

When: 9 a.m. Dec. 19-21.

Where: James Island Recreation Complex, 1088 Quail Drive

Price: $15-$30

More Info: 795-5678 or www.charleston-sc.gov

Holiday Drop-off

What: Drop children off for a day of fun while you shop. Snacks provided. Children must bring lunch.

When: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 19

Where: Moultrie Park Playground, 41 Ashley Ave.

Price: $10.

More Info: 724-7327 or www.charleston-sc.gov

Giftmaking Workshop

What: Children ages 5-12 will make handmade gifts for the holidays in this popular two-day workshop. Creative Spark's faculty artists will guide students in creating at least eight heartfelt gifts.

When: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 19, 20.

Where: Creative Spark Arts Center, 757 Long Point Road

Price: $100 including snack

More Info: 881-3780 or www.creativespark.org

Christmas Crafts in Park

What: Summerville Mothers and More invites children of all ages to join the group in making their own Christmas ornaments. A parent must attend with their children. Bring a lunch and picnic and play in the park afterward. A small dessert will be provided. RSVP by email to summervillemoms@yahoo.com.

When: 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 19

Where: Saul Alexander Park, 615 S. Laurel St.

Price: Free

'This Christmas'

What: A drama centered on the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years. Rated PG-13; 117 minutes. Refreshments.

When: 5 p.m. Dec. 19.

Where: St. Andrews Regional Library, 1735 N. Woodmere Drive

Price: Free

More Info: 766-2546

Tuesday

Snowman Crafts

What: Read a different snowman book each week and then make snowman creations. All ages.

When: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 20 and 27

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

Holiday Gift Bags

What: Create your own gift bag. You may even receive a tiny holiday treat to take home. Seasonal materials will be available. All ages.

When: 11:30 a.m. Dec. 20 and 27

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

Winter Story Time

What: Read a different winter book each week and then create a related craft or learning activity. All ages.

When: 3:30 p.m. Dec. 20 and 27

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

'Annual Touring Christmas Carol'

What: Performed and adapted by George Younts, this family-friendly show presents the classic story of Ebenezer Scrooge in a one-hour performance for traditional and nontraditional performance sites.

When: 5:30 p.m. Dec. 20; 4 p.m. Dec. 21

Where: Dec. 20, Main Library, 68 Calhoun St.; Dec. 21, Otranto Road Regional Library, 2261 Otranto Road

Price: Free

More Info: 529-4990, ext. 26210, or touringchristmascarol.com

'A Christmas Carol'

What: The old miser, Scrooge, must face the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet-to-Come. Rated PG; 96 minutes.

When: 6 p.m. Dec. 20.

Where: Otranto Road Regional Library, 2261 Otranto Road

Price: Free

More Info: 572-4094

Wednesday

Holidays of the World

What: From Australia to Zimbabwe and everywhere in between, explore how children celebrate the holidays around the world. All ages.

When: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 21 and 28

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

Movie Matinee

What: "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" on the big screen. For ages 7-14.

When: 1 p.m. Dec. 21

Where: Isle of Palms Recreation Department, 24 28th Ave.

Price: Free

More Info: 886-8294 or www.iop.net/Departments/Recreation.aspx

Thursday

Star Art

What: Explore the world of stars during this program. Create collages, patterns and more using stars as the theme each week. All ages.

When: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 22 and 29

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

Friday

'If You Give a Moose a Muffin'

What: Join the group for milk and muffins and this fantasy tale by Laura Numeroff. Recommended for all ages.

When: 10:30 a.m. Dec. 23 and 30

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

'Night Before Christmas'

What: "The Night Before Christmas -- A Classical Kids Concert" is an interactive 45-minute concert that combines classical music with dramatic readings of beloved holiday stories. Children will sing along to such favorites as "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" and "Frosty the Snowman" and then enjoy "The Night Before Christmas" brought to life with words and music.

When: 1 p.m. Dec. 23

Where: Dock Street Theatre, 135 Church St.

Price: $10 adults; $5 for children 3-16; free for children under 3

More Info: 763-4941 or www.chambermusiccharleston.org

Saturday

Recycled Wreaths

What: Make memorable wreaths out of a variety of recycled materials. Recommended for all ages.

When: 1:30 p.m. Dec. 24 and 31

Where: Children's Museum of the Lowcountry, 25 Ann St.

Price: Free with museum admission or CML membership

More Info: 853-8962 or www.explorecml.org

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