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Dec
13
Thu
Holidays Around the World
Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm

Learn about holiday traditions celebrated in different countries and cultures all over the globe. Celebrate your holiday spirit with stories, music, and special holiday crafts. Saint Nicholas and the Snow Maiden will be stopping by for a visit and photos.

TWO SHOWS: 4:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

All ages welcome. Space is limited, so arrive early to get your ticket.

This program is sponsored by FCPL Friends & Advocates. Shop the Friends Bookstores at the Cumming, Post Road, and Sharon Forks Libraries or visit www.forsythfol.org to join the Friends.

Free Holiday Concert: Harp, Flute, Mandolin, and Guitar
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm

Come celebrate the holiday season with the moving music of an instrumental sextet, including:

Cathy Dobson, harp
Melissa Little, flute
Mickey Lindsey, mandolin & acoustic guitar
Richie Carnes, acoustic guitar
Jonathan Davis, acoustic guitar
Jimmy Hulsey, acoustic guitar

Enjoy music from a variety of genres, from traditional to bluegrass, gospel, country, and even a little bit from the King of Rock. And, if you know the words, sing along!

This program is open to adults, children, teens, families, and music lovers of all ages.

Dec
14
Fri
Christmas on the Farm at Warbington Farms
Dec 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Enjoy the magic of Christmas as Warbington Farms transforms into an illuminated wonderland.

Holiday entertainment awaits at the farm with huge sparkling light displays, musical dancing tree light shows and lights galore.

Bring the whole family to experience a synchronized light show at the pavilion, stroll through our Barnyard aglow with hundreds of lights, then enjoy the spectacular hayride to our Field of Lights.

Join us for a country Christmas at the farm while enjoying the sights and sounds of our magical lights extravaganza.

Farm admission is $12 per person (Under three free) and includes a hayride to the field of lights, barnyard, fun park, and walk-thru light displays.

Santa Pop will be at each event except for November 22, 23, December 16, and 24. Visit with Santa Pop in our brand new Candy Land brought to you by Teena Coogle Photography. Choose between two options:
-Option 1- $5 for EACH pose (you take the picture with your camera)
Option 2- $15 for EACH pose taken by Teena Coogle Photography. A 5×7 printed while you wait and take with you. You will also get a letter of release from Teena Coogle Photography so that you can scan and reprint your picture!

Concessions and s’more kits will be available for purchase. We accept cash and credit cards. Sorry but pets are not allowed at the farm.

RSVP Here on the FB Event

Dec
15
Sat
The City of Cumming Christmas Parade
Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm

The City of Cumming Christmas parade will be on December 15th starting at 5:00pm. It will follow the same route as the 4th of July parade and will end at the Fairgrounds with a huge Christmas festival. There is no charge to participate as a float, walking group or vehicle. Participants need to contact Crystal Ledford at City Hall 770-781-2010 or via email at cledford@cityofcumming.net. Any vendors/sponsors for the festival or parade need to contact the fairgrounds staff 770-781-3491. There will be an ice rink and Santa at the fairgrounds starting about 11/22/18. An announcement on an exact start date and Santa schedule will be coming closer to Thanksgiving. I look forward to this great event and the community coming together at such a special time of the year!

Christmas on the Farm at Warbington Farms
Dec 15 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Enjoy the magic of Christmas as Warbington Farms transforms into an illuminated wonderland.

Holiday entertainment awaits at the farm with huge sparkling light displays, musical dancing tree light shows and lights galore.

Bring the whole family to experience a synchronized light show at the pavilion, stroll through our Barnyard aglow with hundreds of lights, then enjoy the spectacular hayride to our Field of Lights.

Join us for a country Christmas at the farm while enjoying the sights and sounds of our magical lights extravaganza.

Farm admission is $12 per person (Under three free) and includes a hayride to the field of lights, barnyard, fun park, and walk-thru light displays.

Santa Pop will be at each event except for November 22, 23, December 16, and 24. Visit with Santa Pop in our brand new Candy Land brought to you by Teena Coogle Photography. Choose between two options:
-Option 1- $5 for EACH pose (you take the picture with your camera)
Option 2- $15 for EACH pose taken by Teena Coogle Photography. A 5×7 printed while you wait and take with you. You will also get a letter of release from Teena Coogle Photography so that you can scan and reprint your picture!

Concessions and s’more kits will be available for purchase. We accept cash and credit cards. Sorry but pets are not allowed at the farm.

RSVP Here on the FB Event

Grinch Candy Cane Hunt
Dec 15 @ 6:00 pm

Help! The Grinch has discovered that Santa’s elves have hidden candy canes at one of their favorite places…Warbington Farms. He’s planning on finding them and turning them green! Please help us find them all before it’s too late!

The event is 6:00-8:00 but the farm will be open from 5:30-9:00 for the Christmas on the Farm Lights Extravaganza. Flashlight Candy Cane Hunts will be at 6:15 and 7:15. Bring your own flashlight or purchase one from us. We suggest arriving at the farm at least 15 minutes before each hunt to allow time to park, pay, and get to hunt.

Candy Cane Hunt Event is FREE with farm admission which is $12 per person (under three free) and includes:

*Visit with the Grinch
*Candy Cane Hunt (Bring a flashlight or purchase one from us)
(Hunts will be at 6:15 and 7:15)
*Prize candy canes
*Christmas Lights Extravaganza
*Hayride to the Field of Lights
*Barnyard
*Fun Park
*Bonfire
*Concessions (extra charge)

**will be held outside, so dress appropriately for the weather
**Purchase tickets at the gate.
**The farm accepts cash and credit cards.

RSVP on the Facebook Event

Dec
16
Sun
Sensitive Santa for Children with Special Needs
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Join our 4th Annual Sensitive Santa program! This Santa visit is designed specifically for children with sensory or other special needs and their families.

Registration is required for this program. Children will sign up for 10- minute Santa sessions. Please let us know if your child will need a longer time or special consideration.

Please email Ms. Lisa at echolsl@forsythpl.org to reserve your time with Santa at the Post Road Library.

Additional dates, times, and locations are available at http://www.libraryaware.com/326/NewsletterIssues/ViewIssue/117ff96e-2e73-4e99-a8da-326569cdc817.

Sensitive Santa programs are sponsored by FCPL Friends & Advocates. Shop the Friends Bookstores at the Cumming, Post Road, and Sharon Forks Libraries or visit www.forsythfol.org to join the Friends.

Christmas on the Farm at Warbington Farms
Dec 16 @ 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Enjoy the magic of Christmas as Warbington Farms transforms into an illuminated wonderland.

Holiday entertainment awaits at the farm with huge sparkling light displays, musical dancing tree light shows and lights galore.

Bring the whole family to experience a synchronized light show at the pavilion, stroll through our Barnyard aglow with hundreds of lights, then enjoy the spectacular hayride to our Field of Lights.

Join us for a country Christmas at the farm while enjoying the sights and sounds of our magical lights extravaganza.

Farm admission is $12 per person (Under three free) and includes a hayride to the field of lights, barnyard, fun park, and walk-thru light displays.

Santa Pop will be at each event except for November 22, 23, December 16, and 24. Visit with Santa Pop in our brand new Candy Land brought to you by Teena Coogle Photography. Choose between two options:
-Option 1- $5 for EACH pose (you take the picture with your camera)
Option 2- $15 for EACH pose taken by Teena Coogle Photography. A 5×7 printed while you wait and take with you. You will also get a letter of release from Teena Coogle Photography so that you can scan and reprint your picture!

Concessions and s’more kits will be available for purchase. We accept cash and credit cards. Sorry but pets are not allowed at the farm.

RSVP Here on the FB Event

Ashebrooke’s 13th Annual Night of Lights
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Each year Ashebrooke residents light their streets with Luminaries for one night of the holidays. Forsyth residents are welcome to drive through and enjoy the candles, the holiday decorations, a live Nativity Scene, Santa, Hot Chocolate, Apple Cider and more!!! The event is free to drive through each year however we do collect donations!!! 100% of the donations are given to our recipient. This years recipient for the community donations will be Family Promise of Forsyth County. Ashebrooke residents are excited to share our love of community, the holidays and the spirit of giving the larger community.

Dec
21
Fri
Caroling with Care: Presented by Hampton Park Library at The Oaks
Dec 21 @ 5:30 pm

Do you love to bring joy to others? Can you belt out a tune with enthusiasm? Join us for our first ever Caroling with Care, where we’ll visit The Oaks at Hampton and spread holiday happiness and good cheer!

Please note: Caroling will take place at The Oaks at Hampton. Please call the Hampton Park Library at 770-781-9840 ext.6709 to be added to our caroling schedule. All ages welcome.