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Tuesday, Nov. 14

G — TELL ME A STORY THEATRE: “THE GREAT THANKSGIVING ESCAPE” is at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1200 Pendleton St. Hear the story read and acted out. Admission is $1 each at the door with cash or check only and is first come, first served, with a limit of 48 people. Reservations are not required. For details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — HOMESCHOOL DAY: BELIEVE IT OR NOT is at the Greenville Zoo. This program is students in grades K5 – 8. For times and registration, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY: TORTOISES is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Speak with a staff member about animal ambassadors. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FREE! STAY AND PLAY at 11 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Build kindergarten readiness skills through play. Ages 2 – 6 with a caregiver. Visit greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! FALL LEAF PRINTS AND STENCILS for tweens is at 3:30 p.m. at the Chesnee Branch Library. Call 864-461-2423.

S — FREE! GET A SNEAK PEEK of Spartanburg Youth Theatre’s “Rudolph” at 6:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. The cast will perform scenes from the show. Visit www.spartanburgyouththeatre.com.

Wednesday, Nov. 15

G — FREE! MINI-MAKERS: HATS is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Ages 2 – 5 with a caregiver. Visit greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! HERSTORY is at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. HERstory is a girl-centered discussion group to talk about social issues that are important to teens. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, Nov. 16

G — SWAMP KIDS PLAY is 9 a.m. – noon at Swamp Rabbit Café. There’s a drink special for parents and unstructured nature playtime for preschoolers and younger. Play in the Swamp Garden. Visit swamprabbitcafe.com.

G — “CIRQUE MECHANICS: PEDAL PUNK” is at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! TRIVIA FUN is at 3:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share knowledge and compete for prizes. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Friday, Nov. 17

“TREASURE ISLAND” is presented at 7 p.m. at Walhalla Civic Center. For details and tickets, visit www.walhallacivic.com.

G – THE ACADEMY AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH is hosting its annual Middle School Day. It is an educational, STEM-focused event offered for free to all current fifth, sixth, and seventh graders in Greenville. Students will arrive on Nov. 17 and start the day with hot Krispy Kreme doughnuts. Then all of the students will be divided into teams. Each team will rotate through a series of workshops and competitions where they can earn points. Lunch will be provided mid-day from Sully's Steamers. Then at the end of the day, winners will be announced based on who best completed the variety of challenges presented. All activities are themed around aviation. Reserve a spot by filling out the following form:  https://goo.gl/forms/UwgTB7S0KtAN4LN23

G — “CIRQUE MECHANICS: PEDAL PUNK” is at 10 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — HOMESCHOOL DAY is at the Upcountry History Museum. For details and registration, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — ICE ON MAIN opens at Village Green in front of the Courtyard by Marriot on Main Street. For costs, hours and special events, visit www.iceonmain.com.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Nov. 3.

G — “THE LION KING, JR.” is presented at 7:30 p.m. at Mauldin Cultural Center. Tickets are $6 – $10 each. Visit https://thelionkingmauldin.eventbrite.com or www.mauldinculturalcenter.org/events/cultural- center-season.

S — FREE! A GALAXY IN A JAR CRAFT for ages 10 – 12 is at 4 p.m at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Call 864-578-3665.

A — THE HOLLY JOLLY HOLIDAY FAIR is 5 – 9 p.m. at the Anderson Civic Center. The event includes holiday artisans and crafters, Santa, food, inflatables, entertainment and more. Visit https://www.facebook.com/HollyJollyHolidayFair.

Saturday, Nov. 18

“TREASURE ISLAND” — See Nov. 17.

G — THE PRINCESS ACADEMY, presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre, is at the Kroc Center. This year’s event features two classic princesses, as well as a special young Princess in Training and her helpful rabbit friend. Princesses learn about smiling, entering a room, introducing themselves, giving compliments and curtsying, all while learning the importance of kindness and grace. Parents are welcomed and encouraged to participate. Best for ages 3 – 8. The event is at 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $8 each for adults and $15 each for children. Visit https://scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — VETERANS’ TRIBUTE DAY is at the Upcountry History Museum. For details, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — SATURDAY SAFARI: ON GUARD is at 10 a.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Learn the many secrets of survival in the animal kingdom. Ages 4 – 6. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — THE BOXCAR CHILDREN: FANTASTIC FIBERS is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — FAMILY WORKSHOP: PRACTICE MAKES PERFECT is at 2 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. This program is for families with children ages 6 and older. Learn about animal training programs at the zoo. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — “THE LION KING, JR.” — See Nov. 17.

A — THE HOLLY JOLLY HOLIDAY FAIR — See Nov. 17. Today’s event is 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 19

“TREASURE ISLAND” — See Nov. 17. Today’s performance is at 2:30 p.m.

G — “THE LION KING, JR.” — See Nov. 17. Today’s performance is at 3 p.m.

A — THE HOLLY JOLLY HOLIDAY FAIR — See Nov. 17. Today’s event is 1 – 5 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 20

G — “MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS” is at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

Tuesday, Nov. 21

G — “BALLOONACY,” a Wee Play Theatre performance, is at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1200 Pendleton St. Tickets are $9.50 each and are first come, first served, with a limit of 48 people. For ticket information, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY: LIONS is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Speak with a staff member about animal ambassadors. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — IT’S MAGIC TREEHOUSE TIME at 3:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum’s book club for kids. This week’s book is “Day of the Dragon King.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! GRANDPARENTS’ DAY is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cowpens Branch Library. Bring grandparents or your favorite senior for puzzles, games, crafts, light refreshments and more. Call 864-463-0430.

Wednesday, Nov. 22

G — DISNEY ON ICE’S “FROZEN” is at 7:30 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

S — FREE! MEET COMMUNITY HELPERS from Croft State Park the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. For time and details, call 864-574-6815.

Thursday, Nov. 23

G — THE TREESGREENVILLE TURKEY DAY 8K, 5K Family Fun Run and 1/4 Mile Tot Trot begin at 8:10 a.m. in downtown Greenville. Visit www.treesgreenville.org/events.

G — THE FINAL SEASON OF ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS transforms the hillside into a winter wonderland. Drive through the lights display and plan time to stop for a visit with Santa, live music and much more. Santa will be in Winter Wonderland every night from 6 – 9 p.m. through Dec. 24. The lights display is open 6 – 10 p.m. through Dec. 30. Visit ropermountainholidaylights.com.

Friday, Nov. 24

G — THE HOLIDAY TRADITIONS EXHIBIT opens at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY ON ICE’S “FROZEN” is at 1 and 5 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

Saturday, Nov. 25

G — THE BOXCAR CHILDREN: SILHOUETTE ART is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — DISNEY ON ICE’S “FROZEN” is at 1 and 5 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

Sunday, Nov. 26

G — DISNEY ON ICE’S “FROZEN” is at 1 and 5 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For tickets and details, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

Monday, Nov. 27

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

Tuesday, Nov. 28

G — TELL ME A STORY THEATRE: “NOT A STICK” is at 9:30 and 11 a.m. at South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1200 Pendleton St. Hear the story read and acted out. Admission is $1 each at the door with cash or check only and is first come, first served, with a limit of 48 people. Reservations are not required. For details, visit scchildrenstheatre.org.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY: PEACOCK PHEASANT is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Speak with a staff member about animal ambassadors. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

S — FREE! DICKENS OF A CHRISTMAS is in downtown Spartanburg. Get your family in the festive spirit and experience a Victorian holiday. Admission is free. Bring cash for vendors. www.cityofspartanburg.org/dickens-of-a-christmas.

A —A CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING is at 6:30 p.m. at the Anderson Area YMCA. Visit www.andersonareaymca.org.

Wednesday, Nov. 29

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

Thursday, Nov. 30

G — A DEMONSTRATION AND BOOK SIGNING WITH JAN BRETT is at 10 a.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Purchase a copy of “The Mermaid” and a $15 program ticket at the museum bookstore. Additional tickets may be purchased with any Jan Brett book title. Seating and time of book signing are limited. For details, visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — ROPER MOUNTAIN SCIENCE CENTER’S HOLIDAY LIGHTS — See Nov. 23.

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