Lilburn Library December Activities
- December 3: Family Storytime & Craft fun, ages 2-8 10:30a.m.
- December 5: Career Resources 11:00a.m-5p.m. Learn all about library resources for job searches
- December 6, 13, 20, 27: Preschool Story time ages: 3-5 10:30a.m.
- December 7: LEGO Play @your library Drop in 6-7p.m.
- December 10: Meet Pete the Cat! Character Visit ages 3-up 3:30p.m.
- December 14: Bilingual Storytime English/Hindi ages 3-up 6p.m.
- December 21: Cubelets Robotics Fun! Ages 6-10 6-7p.m.
- December 22: Drop in Craft Fun! Ages 3-8 10:30a.m.-12:00p.m.
News from Gwinnett County
December 3 from noon to 2:00pm. Bring your friendly pets for visits and photos with Santa. Parents are welcome to join their pets in the picture. Cost: $6/pet; register online here (use code LSP31489) or call 678.277.0860. Lucky Shoals Park Community Recreation Center, 4651 Britt Road in Norcross.
Holiday Train Display FREE
December 3 from 2:00pm to 3:00pm. Get your holiday season on the right track. Kids of all ages will enjoy the O-scale model train chugging through a winter setting. Light refreshments will be served. George Pierce Park Community Recreation Center, 55 Buford Highway in Suwanee.
Candlelight Tours of McDaniel Farm
The Environmental and Heritage Center invites you to escape the hustle and bustle of the modern holiday season and return to a more tranquil time when a brightly lit home full of family and neighbors made for a warm and festive winter's night.
Tour dates are December 1, 2, 8, 10, 16, 17, 18, 20, 21 7 pm until 8:30 pm.
Location: 3251 McDaniel Road
Duluth, GA 30096
Guests must pre-register!
Public Schools Lunchtime Concerts
December 1 through December 16. Gwinnett County schools will spread the holiday spirit at the Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center throughout December. Come out and enjoy the sounds of the holidays during your lunch break. Visit www.gwinnettcounty.com for the full performance schedule. Gwinnett Justice and Administration Center, 75 Langley Drive in Lawrenceville, second floor across from the Jury Assembly Room.
Tree Care for Homeowners Register Now
December 6 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm. Gwinnett County Extension Agent Timothy Daly will cover the basics of caring for trees, selecting appropriate ones for your landscape, and how to select a tree care company. There is no charge for the class but pre-registration is required by December 2. To register, contact Timothy Daly, 678.377.4011 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Norcross Human Services Center, 5030 Georgia Belle Court in Norcross.
Prostate Support Group
December 7 from 10:00am to 11:30am. Support groups can provide ongoing opportunities to learn about the various aspects of prostate cancer and to share experiences and feelings with others. Most meetings provide an educational program presented by a professional in the field followed by an open discussion session. Men ages 35 and over and their loved ones are welcome to attend. For more information, call the Georgia Prostate Cancer Coalition at 404.448.3127 or visit www.georgiapcc.org. Norcross Human Services Center, 5030 Georgia Belle Court in Norcross.
Polar Express Pajama Party Register Now
December 10 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm. Dress the kids in their pajamas, pack blankets and pillows, and bring them to the Polar Express Pajama Party while you finish your holiday shopping. Kids ages 5 to 12 will enjoy the Polar Express movie, hot chocolate, pizza, and popcorn. Kids can also write a letter to Santa, make a Christmas ornament, and receive a special gift. Cost: $21/child. Pre-register online here (use code RJP41660) by December 5 or call 678.277.0890. Rhodes Jordan Park Community Recreation Center, 100 East Crogan Street in Lawrenceville.
Holiday Craft Week, Ages 5 – 12
December 12 to 15 from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. Bring your cameras, enjoy the Centerville Community Center's winter decorations, and make a craft. Crafts include a 3-D Christmas tree and Santa's toy shop on Monday, gingerbread place mat and magnet on Tuesday, candy cane necklace and ornament on Wednesday, and holiday necklace and snowman magnet on Thursday. A holiday snack will be provided while supplies last. Cost: $1 nonrefundable fee per child in exact note; no coins please. Parents must accompany children and pre-registration is required. To pre-register and pay, visit the Centerville Community Center, 3025 Bethany Church Road in Snellville.
Breakfast with Santa
December 17 from 8:30am to 10:00am. Enjoy a delicious hot breakfast with Santa, make a craft, and receive a keepsake photo. All ages; cost: $13/person, must pre-register online here (use code GHC11503) by December 15. Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, 185 Crogan Street in Lawrenceville.
Cookies for Santa
Centerville Community Center invites children ages 1 to 4 on Dec. 22 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at 3025 Bethany Church Road in Snellville. Enjoy story time with Mrs. Claus and hot chocolate while decorating cookies for Santa. Cost is $1 per child (in exact cash note, no coins). This is a parent-assisted program and parents must stay with participant during the entire event. Pre-registration with payment required by December 20 to hold spot at the community center. For more information, call 770-985-4713.
News from Our Businesses
Wine Club at 1910
1910 Public House has expanded their wine selection and is starting a Wine Club. Check their Facebook page for more info.
Elevated Envy Hair Salon Gives Back
Elevated Envy Salon and Beauty Bar is an upscale multicultural salon located in Lilburn. Founders Charmagne Grant and Kasha Smith have a combined total of over 35 years in the beauty industry. Specializing in weaves, hair loss, color, natural, and relaxed hair. We offer eyelash extensions and make up as well as Bridal packages. We believe the key to success is continuing education, staying current with what's trending, and superb customer service. We believe the key to success is continuing education, staying current with what's trending, and superb customer service.
Our mission is to change lives one day at a time within the salon and in our community. Our service to community is something we are truly passionate about. Stay connected with us and join the movement. Our back to school events for the past two years has allowed us to bless over 400 children. Our toy drive for the past two years have blessed over 40 families and over 200 kids in our community. We also collect new and gently used coats for our less fortunate, prom dresses for our high school students, and so much more. Join us now as we collect new and gently used toys for our Annual Christmas giveaway. Our mission is to help 20 families, 100 children. Donations are being accepted at 670 Hillcrest Rd Ste. 500 Lilburn, Georgia 30047. We can be reached at (470)375-3692 or via social media (Facebook) Elevated Envy Salon and Beauty Bar and (IG) elevatedenvy. Donations will be accepted until December 19th.
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