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KIDS Celebrate Midnight Noon

Ages 3 to 12 join the Maryland Science Center in its 6th annual New Year’s Eve celebration at noon. Kids make a party hat and noisemaker, then dance to the sounds of the popular kids’ band Milkshake, who takes the stage at 11:30am. 10am-2pm at Maryland Science Center, Baltimore. $16.95 w/discounts: 410-545-5980; www.marylandsciencecenter.org.

KIDS Noon New Year

Little ones count down to the New Year at noon with juice and cookies. At this 14th annual celebration, come dressed as a Superhero, be entertained with special musical performances and science demonstrations, join in art projects and spin the prize wheel. 9:30am-5pm at Port Discovery Children’s Museum, Baltimore. $13.95; rsvp: 410-727-8120; www.portdiscovery.org.

KIDS Kringle Kaboose • free

Ages 1 to 10 engineer a fun play day at the Railroad Museum. Hop aboard the Kringle Kaboose to play games and trainspot. 10:30am-noon, Bowie: 301-575-2488.

KIDS Festival of Lights Hayride

Kids hayride thru Watkins Festival of Lights, then warm up by the fire with refreshments. 7pm at Watkins Regional Park, Upper Marlboro. $5; rsvp: Old Maryland Farm, 301-218-6770.

KIDS Festival of Lights Hayride

Kids hayride thru Watkins Festival of Lights, then warm up by the fire with refreshments. 7pm at Watkins Regional Park, Upper Marlboro. $5; rsvp: Old Maryland Farm, 301-218-6770.

KIDS Holiday Camp

Ages 5-14 enjoy games, arts & crafts, cooking projects, movies, contests and more at a holiday camp. Daily at Southern Community Center, Lusby; call for times and fees: 410-586-1101; www.co.cal.md.us.

KIDS Winter Camp

Children ages 3 to 8 join in energizing fitness games, non-competitive gymnastics, arts and crafts, music and more; snacks provided (also Dec. 26, 27, 30, 31). 1-4pm at My Gym, Crofton. $35 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-774-5424; www.mygym.com/gambrills/camp.

KIDS Maritime Ornament Workshops

Ages 5 and up use Bay artifacts to make ornaments. 11am, 1pm and 3pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. $4 day of sign-up; space limited: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

KIDS Gingerbread Workshop

Ages 5 to 12 create a gingerbread lighthouse. 11am, 1pm and 3pm at Calvert Marine Museum, Solomons. $4 day of sign-up; space limited: 410-326-2042; www.calvertmarinemuseum.com.

KIDS Winter Camp

Children ages 3 to 8 join in energizing fitness games, non-competitive gymnastics, arts and crafts, music and more; snacks provided (also Dec. 27, 30, 31) 1-4pm at My Gym, Annapolis. $35 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-774-5424; www.mygym.com/annapolis/camp.