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Kids Time at the Libraries

Broadneck: 410-222-1905: 10am Lego Palooza for all ages. Twin Beaches: 410-257-2411: 10am & 2pm Grades 1-7 celebrate the holiday season building a gingerbread house; bring a bag of candy to decorate. Prince Frederick: 410-535-0291: 10am & 2pm All ages celebrate the holiday season building a gingerbread house; bring a bag of candy to decorate.  

KIDS KinderChristmas ~ free

Event Date:  December 14, 2013 - 10:00am - 12:00pm Ages 4-10 enjoy holiday history at Belair Mansion, with a special tour, stories, games and a colonial snack. 10am-noon at the Mansion, Bowie: 301-809-3089; www.museumevents@cityofbowie.org.

KIDS Holiday Favorites ~ free

Today’s the deadline for delivering your artwork showing a favorite holiday tradition to be displayed at the Mt. Hope Community Center. All entries receive a prize. Drop off 9am-8pm at the Center, Sunderland: 410-257-6770; www.co.cal.md.us.

KIDS Make Holiday Crafts

Ages 2-5 gather your friends and get creative with holiday crafts. 10-10:45am at Mt. Hope Community Center, Sunderland. $3; rsvp: 410-257-6770; www.co.cal.md.us.

Tweens Holiday Craft Night • free

Grades 5-7 make holiday ornaments and crafts. 6:30-8pm; rsvp: 410-535-0291; www.calvert.lib.md.us.

KIDS Trim Avery Museum Tree • free

Kids decorate a Christmas tree in 1860s’ style; listen to holiday music and stories; pull taffy; make holiday crafts; learn 100-year-old traditions; share snacks; and confide wishes to Santa. 1:30-3:30pm at Captain Avery Museum, Shady Side: rsvp: 410-867-4486; www.captainaverymuseum.org.

KIDS Festival of Lights Hayride

Kids hayride thru Watkins Festival of Lights, then warm up by the fire. Also Dec. 14-15, 21-22 & 28-29. 7pm at Watkins Regional Park, Upper Marlboro. $5; rsvp: Old Maryland Farm, 301-218-6770.

Kids Time at the Libraries

Twin Beaches Library: 410-257-2411: 6:30pm Holiday stories and activities for up to 5 years. Fairview Library, Owings: 410-257-2010: 7pm Holiday stories and activities for up to 5 years.

Kids Time at the Libraries

Edgewater Library: 410-222-1538: 9:30am Stories for up to 2 years • 11am stories for up to 5 years. Crofton Library: 410-222-7915: 10am Sensory story time for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (rsvp). Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library: 410-222-1770: 10am Stories for up to 2 years. Southern Library, Solomons: 410-326-5289: 10am Playtime for up to 5 years. Broadneck Library: 410-222-1905: 10am Stories for 2-5 years.

Kids Time at the Libraries

Annapolis Library: 410-222-1750: 10am Salsa cooking class for preschoolers (rsvp). Crofton Library: 410-222-7915: 7pm Stories for 2-5 years. Mountain Road Library: 410-222-6699: 7pm Polar Express crafts, cookies and cocoa for all ages; pajamas welcome. Southern Library, Solomons: 410-326-5289: 7pm Preschoolers holiday story time with songs, stories and flannel boards.