Top Things To Do This Weekend, December 19, 2008
This Weekend in Santa Clarita, brought to you by our friends at Facey Medical Group;
--Enjoy the beauty of dance and the spirit of the Holidays as the Santa Clarita Ballet Company presents “The Nutcracker,” at the COC Performing Arts Center. Follow Marie and her Nutcracker as they meet new friends while journeying through magical, mystical lands. The Nutcracker opens Friday night and runs through Sunday evening. Call (661) 251-0366 for tickets.
--Running out time to shop? Now you can find the perfect gift while giving to a family in need. Single Mother’s Outreach is an organization that empowers single parents during tough economic times. At the “Holiday Boutique,” Saturday, you can shop for that unique gift item, while 20% of each item purchased goes toward a family in need. “Enjoy holiday refreshments, hors d'oeuvres, live music and the shopping experience of a lifetime all while assisting a single parent family this holiday season."
--Ever wanted to know what the wise men saw that night they went to Bethlehem? Now you can, as the Santa Clarita United Methodist Church presents a “Drive-Thru Nativity” Saturday and Sunday. Set up tableau style and featuring six scenes from the Christmas story, 20 minutes of scriptures and music will be provided via CD to assist everyone that drives through. Located in the parking lot of the Church, Cars will be admitted free of charge from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Call Kathy Gray for more info (661) 297-3783
--Join the Jewish community in lighting the largest menorah in Santa Clarita! Bring in the Festival of Lights with a bang, at the “Chanukah Menorah Lighting” in the Westfield Valencia Town Center. Held at the front entrance of the mall, the lighting will begin at 6:00 p.m. just in time for the first night of Chanukah.
For more information, contact Mark Blazer at (661)255-6410.