Get ready for the Dr. & Mrs. Robert Guelcher Art Show, the 6th annual show and sale sponsored by the Barber National Institute. Monetary awards will be presented in three categories: adult professional, adult amateur and youth.• Thursday, March 7, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.• Friday, March 8, 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.• Saturday, March 9, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.See More
Join us for a low-key time with Santa at the Millcreek Mall. Crafts provided for children; information and resources provided for parents. A photographer will be on site to take photos of the children as they interact with Santa. Parents/guardians are not permitted to take their own photos, however a $2 coupon will be offered for photos.See More
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Animal Art Show and Sale: Preview, Friday, Nov. 21, 6-8 p.m. (registration required); show, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 22 and 23, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Erie Zoo, 423 W. 38th St.; matted and framed art comes with a photo of the animal artist in action; animal art bookmarks, pottery, mugs, canvas, ornaments and more available. Cost: Friday preview, $20 (includes beverages, snacks, souvenir, animal painting demos); artwork is $4 to $60, with 10 percent discount for members. Info: www.eriezoo.org, 864-4091.
THANKSGIVING ON THE PENINSULA: Saturday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m.-noon; join Presque Isle State Park naturalists for a 2-mile hike focused on wild turkeys and cranberry plants; meet at Presque Isle Lighthouse parking area. Cost: Free. Info: 833-7424.
TERRIFIC TURKEYS: Saturday, Nov. 22, 10:30 a.m.-noon; Asbury Woods Nature Center, 4105 Asbury Road; for children age 4 and older with an adult; learn about turkeys and take home a turkey craft. Cost: $7; $5 members; preregistration required. Info: 835-5356, www.asburywoods.org.
Wreath Decorating: Sunday, Nov. 23, 10 a.m.-noon or 1-3 p.m.; Tom Ridge Environmental Center, 301 Peninsula Drive; includes design tips, bow and craft materials to decorate a 24-inch Fraser fir wreath; preregistration required; children age 7 and older welcome when accompanied by a prepaid adult. Cost: $40. Info: 833-6050.
HARVEST CENTERPIECES: Monday, Nov. 24, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Asbury Woods Nature Center, 4105 Asbury Road; materials and instruction provided to create a holiday centerpiece to take home. Cost: $30; $24 members. Info: 835-5356,www.asburywoods.org.