Holiday magic SPECIAL EVENTS OUR FINAL YEAR – DON’T MISS IT! THE HOLIDAY STORE AT THE GROVE'S KENNICOTT HOUSE Thursday-Sunday, November 23-December 23 • 10 am-5 pm Escape the mall and find the holiday spirit at The Grove. Discover unique gift items for all those special people on your list! • Personalized Ornaments • Holiday Decorations • Unique Home Accessories Proceeds from the sale of items benefit The Grove. Call 847-299-6096 for more information. WINTER HOLIDAY FIGURE SKATING EXHIBITION Friday, December 21 • 5-8 pm Glenview Ice Center Glenview’s finest figure skating students and synchronized skating teams perform their competitive programs. Call 847-724-2800 for more information. 18th ANNUAL WINTER CARNIVAL Friday, December 22-Sunday, January 7 Glenview Ice Center Join us for family fun, thrilling events and activities, and of course great skating during Winter Break from school. • • • • • • • • Daily Public Skating Beginners Only Skating Lessons Introduction to Development Hockey Lessons Family New Year’s Eve Party New Year’s Day Celebration Youth League Skills Camp Youth Rat Hockey Time 3 on 3 Winter Carnival Tourney Stop by the Ice Center after Thanksgiving to pick up a Winter Carnival packet or visit glenviewicecenter.org for a schedule of Winter Carnival events. FAMILY FUN SPLASH LANDINGS at PARK CENTER When the thermometer dips, head over to our indoor water park! For special winter break family swim days/hours, see page 25. HISTORIC WAGNER FARM WINTER SALES AND RIDES Sales begin Friday, November 23 Sale hours: M-F, 10 am-6 pm • Sa-Su 10 am-5 pm Pick out your holiday décor and enjoy a wagon ride through the farm this season! Wagon rides are offered Saturdays from 10 am-12 pm. See page 63. Note: Rides are subject to cancellation. Call 847-657-1506 to check the status prior to your visit. GINGERBREAD JUBILEE Saturday, December 1 • 9:30 am or 1 pm Historic Wagner Farm Decorate a unique gingerbread barn while listening to holiday music, sipping hot chocolate and enjoying cookies. Maier’s Bakery of Morton Grove will provide the pre-assembled gingerbread barns and we will provide the icing and candy trimmings. See page 64. Fee: $60 (R)/$75 (NR) WINTER WONDERLAND TRAIN Saturdays, December 1-8 • 1:14-3:37 pm All aboard! Join us for a trip aboard the Winter Wonderland Train! Meet at the North Glenview Metra Train Station (in the Glen) and board the train bound for the Libertyville Train Station. Along the way enjoy reading a holiday novel with our friends from the Glenview Public Library. Once in Libertyville, savor a meal at Egg Harbor Cafe. Santa will join the group on the way back to Glenview and he will have a special gift for each child. See page 55.