A World of Christmas Magic : Children’s Holiday Stories
Wednesdays, December 5, 12, 19 4:00 p.m.
Join us each Wednesday of December during Christmas at Blithewold for a magical holiday story time in celebration of the season! This year, we will be featuring an exciting assortment of stories that celebrate and explain Christmas traditions and legends from around the world. Drop in for one story time or come to all three!
After the story, join us for a cookie and a craft project! The crafts will be related to traditions discussed in each of the stories. The cookies, too, will be a different type of holiday cookie from around the world.
Free with regular Mansion admission! Drop-ins are welcome.
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