Thursday

12 Days of Christmas

If you just can’t wait until after Thanksgiving to get in the Christmas spirit, stroll through the Arboretum to admire a dozen festive Victorian gazebos decorated in honor of “The 12 Days of Christmas.”

Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road

Cost: Free with $15 general admission ticket

Info: dallasarboretum.org

Friday

Tale as Old as Time

Lakehill Preparatory School students will bring Beauty and the Beast to the stage. Be part of the action and purchase a light-up rose to use during the final scene or don your favorite outfit from the musical for the student costume contest.

Where: Charles J. Wyly Auditorium, 2720 Hillside Drive

Cost: $5-$20

Info: lakehillprep.org

Saturday

Into the Beautiful North

Read “Into the Beautiful North,” a story about a woman who leaves her besieged Mexican village and travels to the United States, looking for defenders. Join neighbors in discussing the citywide read.

Where: Lakewood Branch Library, 6121 Worth St.

Cost: Free

Info: dallaslibrary2.org

Carevan Clinic

Getting a shot might not be the most exciting thing to do this Saturday, but it will ensure you don’t miss out on anymore fun by getting sick. Dallas ISD students, ages 2 months to 18 years old, can get free vaccinations, such as flu shots and meningitis.

Where: Bryan Adams High School, 2101 Millmar Drive

Cost: Free

Info: carevan.org

Sunday

Creative Chicks

The ninth annual Creative Chicks Jewelry & Art Show will feature 12 artists and a variety of handmade products, from crocheted scarves to greeting cards and vintage jewelry.

Where: 3764 W. Bay Circle

Cost: Free

Info: facebook.com/events


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