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Today

The Aurora Theatre presents a one-man "Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol" starring Anthony Rodriguez for nine performances today through Dec. 21 at the Aurora Studio Theatre. For more information, call 678-226-6225 or e-mail al@aouroratheatre.com.

The Lilburn Christmas Tree Lighting will be held at 6 p.m. today at Lilburn City Park, and there will be a Christmas Concert at 8 p.m. at Lilburn First Baptist Church. For more information, visit www.lilburnparade.org.

An Annual Pottery and Art Sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and Saturday at The Hudgens Center for Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth. For more information, call 770-623-6002.

Saturday

The Academy Radio Theatre Company will present "An Atlanta Christmas," conceived by Thomas E. Fuller, at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at the Academy Theatre, 119 Center Street in Avondale Estates. For more information, call 678-362-7649.

Brookwood High School's chorus will perform its Holiday Concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at Grace Community Church.

Lillian Faulkner Baggett will have a book signing from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Walden Books, Gwinnett Place, 2100 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. For more information, call 7790474-7410.

The Grayson Arts and History Center will present the second annual "Grayson, Come Home for the Holidays" Christmas Tour of Homes from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at The Grayson Arts and History Center. Ticket price is $20 per ticket. For more information, call 678-985-7775.

Buford's annual Holiday Festival and Parade will be taking place Saturday. The Festival will be held from

11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The parade itself will begin at 2:30, and will travel from Tannery Row to the Bona Allen Mansion. For more information, visit www.visitbuford.com.

The Lilburn Christmas Parade will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday on Main Street. "Christmas in the Park" will be held from 11 a.m. to

2 p.m. at Lilburn City Park. The Candlelight Tour of Lilburn historic homes will run from 5 to 8 p.m. For more information, visit www.lilburnparade.org.

The event "A Civil War Holiday" will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at McDaniel Farm Park. For more information, call 770-814-4920.

Johns Creek Symphony hosts a Holiday Pops Concert, Christmas Gala and Champagne Dessert Reception at 8 p.m. Saturday at St. Benedict Church in Duluth. For information on ticket prices, visit www.johnscreeksymphony.org or call 678-992-2055.

Diana M. Hawkins will be reading and signing copies of her book, "Lumpy the Elephant," at 10 a.m. Saturday at Books for Less, 2815 Buford Drive. For more information, call 404-964-1452.

Suwanee's annual Old Town Holiday Festival and Caboose Lighting event will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday on Main St. in historic Old Town in Suwanee. For more information, e-mail LDewilde@Suwanee.com.

The Aurora Theatre will present Lee Bryan - That Puppet Guy in "The North Pole Fa-la-la-la Follies" at 10 and 11 a.m. Saturday at the theatre in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 648-226-6222.

Adrenaline Climbing will be holding Climb for Dimes, $15 for unlimited climbing with portions of the proceeds going to the 2009 March for Babies, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at 460 Brogdon Road, Suwanee. For more information, visit www.adrenalineclimbing.com.

Sunday

The Loganville Woman's Club Christmas Tour of Homes will be held from 1:30 to 5:30 Sunday. Five homes will be featured. For more information, call 770-466-0574 or 770-490-3746.

The New Christian Center Family invites you to a presentation by Shiloh High School's chorus, "Not Another Christmas Carol," at 5 p.m. Sunday at Shiloh High School, 4210 Shiloh Road, Snellville. For more information, call 770-985-9892 or email www.newchristiancenter.com.

The Gwinnett Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will present two outdoor concerts Sunday at Downtown Duluth's 5th Annual Holiday Festival. For more information, call 678-447-7356.

Tuesday

The Gwinnett Symphony Orchestra and Chorus will be presenting their Masterworks "Concert IV" at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the Performing Arts Center at the Gwinnett Center. For more information, call 770-447-7356.

Dec. 12

The Gwinnett Parkinson's Support Group will have a Christmas Party hosted by The Parc at noon Dec. 12 at 3315 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Duluth. For more information, call 404-214-6100 or 770-623-1984.

Dec. 13

Shadowbrook Baptist Church is holding an event called "Christmas in the Park" from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 13 and 14 at Town Center Park, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-945-1524.

The Aurora Theatre will present Bosco the Magician in "The Candy Cane Magic Show" at 10 and 11 a.m.

Dec. 13 at the theatre in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 648-226-6222.

Gwinnett County Law Explorer's Post presents Winter Wonderland, a charity event from 6 to 9 p.m. at Zoar United Methodist Church, 3895 Zoar Church Road, Snellville. For more information, call Sequioa at 678-851-5623.

Lawrenceville native,

Mary Long will hold a signing for her book, "About Lawrenceville," from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Dec. 13 at Scotland Yard Antiques, Crogan Street, Lawrenceville.