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g CALENDAR DEC. 1, 2016-JAN. 1, 2017 Four-year-old Josue Olmda comes face-to-face with Santa Claus at the annual Christmas in the Park event at Deming Park in 2014. Josue professes to be a “good boy.” DEC. 10 Christmas Fun at The Woods, $5, ages 3 and under free, 1 p.m., Providence Spirituality and Conference Center, 3850 U.S. 150, St. Mary-ofthe-Woods. Children and adults are invited to spend the afternoon with the Sisters of Providence in a Christmas fun-filled day including decorating cookies, visiting with Santa, taking a sleigh ride on the beautiful grounds of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, going on a hayride, singing along with the Sisters, and petting and feeding an alpaca. For more information, visit http://events.SistersofProvidence.org. Jingle Jam: Put a Bow on It! Free, 5 p.m., families with children ages pre-K to fifth grade, Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church, 3050 Christmas in the Park, Deming Park, 500 S. Fruitridge Ave. Deming Park will come to life on Dec. 1 as the opening night kicks off with the ceremonial lighting at 6 p.m. The second annual candy cane hunt will be at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 1. Children ages 2 to 12 can join on Oakley Playground. Shelter decoration judging night will take place at 6 p.m. Dec. 5. Have your picture taken with Santa from 6 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 1 and 12, and 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 10, 11, 17 and 18, at the Holiday House. Pictures cost $1, thanks to the sponsorship from WalMart. Call the park office for details at 812-232-2727. E. Davis Drive. Looking for something exciting for the whole family during the holiday season? Take a break from the mall, stop staring at those packages and come chill at the coolest party this side of the North Pole. Join in for a Christmas party big enough for the whole family, with free food, fun and laughs as participants discover together the true reason for joy. Those attending will start the fun in the fellowship center with a family dinner, and then move to the worship center for the unforgettable family Christmas party! Nursery child care for families attending will be available for infants to age 3 after the family meal. For more information, search “Jingle Jam-Put a Bow On It!” on Facebook. Library, Seventh and Poplar streets. Happy 200th birthday, Indiana! Drop in to celebrate Indiana’s bicentennial with card making, party games and cake. For more information, visit vigo.lib.in.us/ events or call 812-232-1113. DEC. 11 DEC. 17 Indiana’s Birthday Party, 2 to 4 p.m., Youth Services Program Room, Vigo County Public Kids’ Christmas Cookies, $25, ages 5 to 12, no adults, 10 a.m. to noon, Clabber Girl Corp., 900 DEC. 15 White Violet Center for Eco-Justice Christmas open house, free, 3 p.m., White Violet Center, 1 Sisters of Providence, St. Mary-ofthe-Woods. Stop by the White Violet Center for Eco-Justice and join in a celebration of the season. Enjoy food, fellowship and good holiday spirit. For more information, visit events.SistersofProvidence.org. r w ngle e N ra W p Jee Terre Haute’s ONLY Authorized Jeep Dealer! Full Service Collision Center Serving all Makes and Models tribstar.com/terrehauteliving December 2016 • Terre Haute Living 59