365ink #397 December 9–December 22, 2021 - Page 12

Events
SAT 12 / 18
Country Christmas
10 AM – NOON @ SHENANDOAH RIDING CENTER ( GALENA , IL ) Celebrate Christmas at the indoor arena with gifts from Santa , pet the mini-brigade , create a Christmas craft , and wagon rides . Hot drinks from Galena Roasters available for purchase , and Belden Boys Books available for purchase . $ 5 children ; free for adults . 200 N Brodrecht Rd , Galena , IL . thegalenaterritory . com .
Katie ’ s Garden Winter Wonderland : Singing Santa
5 – 7 PM @ KATIE ’ S GARDEN ( PLATTEVILLE , WI ) Santa will sing with caroling groups including the Middle School Swing Singers , Roy Schroedl , and more TBA . Explore the animated light displays . Presented by Building Platteville in partnership with Platteville Regional Chamber . 275 W Business HWY 151 , Platteville , WI . 608-348-8888 . platteville . com .
SUN 12 / 19
Breakfast with Santa
8 AM – NOON @ DUBUQUE COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS Breakfast includes pancakes , sausage , tater tots , eggs , apple sauce , oj , milk , and coffee . Santa will be there from 9:30 a . m . until noon to meet with kids and get pictures taken . $ 8 Adults , $ 4 ages 5 – 12 , free ages 4 and under . 14569 Old Highway Rd . 563-588-1406 . dbqfair . com .
Holiday Blitz Youth Wrestling Tournament
8:30 AM @ FIVE FLAGS ARENA Modified National High School Federation for boys and modified freestyle / folkstyle for girls . Double elimination — referee decisions final . $ 10 spectators . 405 Main St . 563-589-4258 . fiveflagscenter . com .
TUE 12 / 21
Natura Divina- Wild Church : Winter Solstice
6:30-8 PM @ SINSINAWA MOUND ( SINSINAWA , WI ) Fire and song , ritual and community , prayer and quiet : this ecumenical gathering is centered on honoring the sacred time of Winter Solstice , the shortest day and longest night of the year . Be prepared to spend some time outdoors . Sinsinawa Mound Center ’ s Ecological Programming Coordinator Eric Anglada will facilitate . Freewill offering . 585 County Rd Z , Sinsinawa , WI . 608-748-4411 . sinsinawa . org / moundcenter .
Shalom Winter Breakfast : St . Francis of Assisi and the Crèche
7:30 – 8:30 PM @ SHALOM SPIRITUALITY CENTER Sister Ginny Heldorfer , OSF will focus on St . Francis ’ contribution to the birth of the crèche . Feel free to bring a figure from your own crèche to focus on during the closing prayer . RSVP by Dec . 16 . $ 15 . 1001 Davis St . 563-582-3592 . shalomretreats . org .
WED 12 / 22
Gingerbread Houses
5:30 – 8:30 PM @ STEEPLE SQUARE Bake traditional gingerbread from scratch and then learn to cut out , assemble , and decorate a fun gingerbread house using a variety of sweets and candies . You could start a new family tradition ! RSVP . $ 39 . 101 E 15 th St . 844-642-2338 x1399 . nicc . edu / solutions .
Sky Viewing Event
6:30 – 8 PM @ SWISS VALLEY NATURE CENTER ( PEOSTA , IA ) The sky viewing lesson includes instructions on how to use star charts and other tips to view astronomical objects . Afterward , take to the night skies with telescopes ! Star charts and other sky viewing materials will be provided , but flashlights are recommended to bring . This event will be held mostly outside , so please dress appropriately for the weather . Space is limited . RSVP . Free . 13606 Swiss Valley Rd , Peosta , IA . 563-556-6745 . facebook . com / dubuque countyconservation .
WED 12 / 29
Art for All : The Gift of Gratitude
11 AM – 3 PM @ DUBUQUE MUSEUM OF ART This quarterly multigenerational program is offered in partnership with the Multicultural Family Center . Art for All will feature art activities that focus on the theme of gratitude . Free . 701 Locust St . 563-557-1851 . dbqart . org .
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