Shadowbrook Baptist Church is holding an event called Christmas in the Park from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 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. Saturday at the theater, 128 Pike St. 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. Saturday 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. Saturday at Scotland Yard Antiques, 125 W. Crogan St., Lawrenceville.


Sugar Hill LDS Choir's free concert, "My Heart Goes Home for Christmas," will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at 4833 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-235-8394.

Dec. 20

The Piccadilly Puppets will present "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" at 10 and 11 a.m. Dec. 20 at the Aurora Theatre in Lawrenceville. For more information, call 648-226-6222.

Jan. 17

Lillian Faulkner Baggett will sign copies of her book, "Out of Eden, A Saga of the South," from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 17 at Walden Books in the Mall of Georgia. For more information, call 770-474-7410.

Jan. 23

Collins Hill High School presents "Cafe Broadway," the school's third annual variety talent show, at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the Collins Hill Theatre located at 50 Taylor Road in Suwanee. Tickets are $10. Visit for more information.

March 7

The Academy Radio Theatre Company will host ARTC's 25th Anniversary Celebration at 2:30 p.m. March 7 and 8 at the Academy Theatre located at 119 Center St. in Avondale Estates. For more information, call 678-362-7649.

Ongoing events

The Aurora Theatre presents a one-man Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" starring Anthony Rodriguez for nine performances through Dec. 21 at the Aurora Studio Theatre. For more information, visit

Button Theatre announces its next series of classes. Classes will be held Tuesdays. Classes are as follows: Acting 101 from 5 to 6:30 p.m., Acting 102 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Classes will be held at the Jaqueline Casey Hudgens Fine Arts Center. For more information, call the Button Box Office at 770-831-0591 or e-mail Celia Rosenblum at

The Vines Railroad Garden train museum is open to the public from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. every Sunday. The train museum is located at 3500 Oak Grove Road, Loganville. Call 770-554-9697 or visit

"Out to Lunch at ART Station" is held from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at ART Station, 5384 Manor Drive, Stone Mountain. Tickets are $10 and include a boxed lunch. Call 770-469-1105 or visit

The Stone Mountain Chorus invites all interested men to attend rehearsal meetings every Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Jacqueline Casey Hudgens Center for the Arts, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Building 300 in Duluth. Call 770-978-8053 or visit

The Gwinnoters, the Gwinnett chapter of the North Georgia Foothills Dulcimer Association, meets at the Gwinnett History Museum at 2 p.m. the fourth Sunday of each month Call David Roth at 770-822-1696.

Tannery Row Artist Colony will be holding free sessions where artists and various others share their knowledge just for the fun of it. They will be held every Thursday at 11 a.m. through Thursday at 554 W. Main St. Building C. For more information, visit

Lionheart Theatre Company presents Christmas Break Drama Camp from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 20, 22, 23, 29 and 30 at the Norcross Cultural Arts and Community Center, 10 Britt Ave., Norcross. For more information, call 678-938-8518.

The "Color and Contrast: Conversations in Art" exhibit will be open through Feb. 18 at the George Pierce Park Community Center, 55 Buford Highway, Suwanee. For more information, call 770-831-4173.

Rosemary Benavides Williams will start a new six week watercolor session at the Sugar Hill Community Center on Tuesday running Jan. 20 through Feb. 24. For more information, call 770-831-7413.

New London Theatre presents Charles Dickens' classic "A Christmas Carol" through Dec. 21 at 2485 East Main St., Snellville. For more information, call 770-559-1484 or visit

New Dawn Theater Company presents "A Christmas Story" today, Saturday, Sunday and Thursday through Dec. 21 at the Red Clay Theatre and Performing Arts Center in Duluth. Shows are 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. For ticket information, visit

Mill Creek High School will present their theater production of "Jane Eyre" at 7 p.m. Jan. 9 and 10 at 4400 Braselton Highway in Hoschton. Tickets are $7 at the door.

Collins Hill High School will present "Pinocchio" Feb. 18 and 19 for elementary school students at 50 Taylor Street in Suwanee. For more information, visit

Collins Hill High School will present their spring musical "Crazy For You" at 7 p.m. March 26 through 28 at 50 Taylor Road in Suwanee. Tickets are $10. For more information, visit

Red Clay Theatre & Arts Center present "Celebrate the Child" at 8 p.m. Dec. 16 and 17 at 3116 Main Street in Duluth. Tickets are $15. For more information, call 770-622-1777 or visit

New Dawn Theater Company presents "One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest" starting Feb. 19-22, Feb. 26-28, March 1 and March 5-8 at Red Clay Theatre and Arts Center, 3116 Main St. in Duluth. For more information on tickets and show times, visit