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SKATING ON THE SQUARE continues through Jan. 15 at Morgan Square in Spartanburg. For details, costs and special events, visit www.facebook.com/SpartanburgsSkatingOnTheSquare.

ICE ON MAIN continues through Jan. 15 at the Village Green in front of the Courtyard Marriott in downtown Greenville. For details, costs and special events, visit iceonmain.com.

CHRISTMAS AT BILTMORE ESTATE in Asheville continues through Jan. 7. Candlelight Christmas Evenings continue through Jan. 6. For details, visit biltmore.com.

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Monday, Jan. 1

A RANGER-GUIDED FIRST DAY HIKE is 8 – 10 a.m. at Chimney Rock Park in Chimney Rock, North Carolina. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

Tuesday, Jan. 2

G — SEEDLINGS RESTAURANT opens today at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

S — FREE! INTERACTIVE “HARRY POTTER and The Sorcerer’s Stone” is at 3 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. The event includes crafts, activities, snacks and more. Registration is required. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! FIND OLAF from 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Olaf is hiding somewhere in the Library. If you find him, leave him where he is, but come tell someone at the front desk where he is hiding. If you have the correct answer, you get a prize. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 3

G — FREE! MINI-MAKERS: WINTER is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Registration is required. Ages 2 – 5 with an adult caregiver. To register, visit greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! TEEN JAPANESE CULTURE CLUB is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-574-6815.

Thursday, Jan. 4

G — FREE! NEIGHBORHOOD NIGHT is 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Explore museum exhibits, hear a story and more. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

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Friday, Jan. 5

G — TODDLER TIME WITH HEDGIE is at 2 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. Each show will begin with Carolina Skies, a live talk about the constellations currently in the night sky, followed by the featured show. The 6 p.m. feature will be “Perseus and Andromeda” and the 7:30 show will be “STARS.” A separate ticket is required for each show. The Daniel Observatory will also be open from 7:30 – 10 p.m., weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit https://www.ropermountain.org.

G — KIDS’ NIGHT OUT is 6 – 10 p.m. at The Pavilion Recreation Complex. The night includes playing at the bounce house, ice skating, themed crafts, a pizza dinner and/or popcorn and a movie. The cost is $20 for the first child and $15 each for additional children. Registration is required. Visit https://greenvillerec.com.

S — FREE! CHALLENGE ACCEPTED: DUCT TAPE SURVIVAL is at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Could you survive in the middle of nowhere with just duct tape? Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Saturday, Jan. 6

G — MAKE WINTER ART at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Sunday, Jan. 7

G — FAMILY FUN DAY is 1 – 4 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

Monday, Jan. 8

S — FREE! SCHOOL OF THOUGHT: The Sinking of the Titanic is at 2:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Assume the identity of real passenger and discover if you survive. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! MAKE DIY PAPER AIRPLANES at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-457-2218.

S — FREE! RETRO GAME NIGHT is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, Jan. 9

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 — 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 “Winter of the Ice Wizard.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! TWEEN SHARPIE TIE DYE is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-574-6815.

Wednesday, Jan. 10

G — “GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU” and “I Love My Little Storybook” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Performances are recommended for grades Pre-K – 2. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

Thursday, Jan. 11

G — “GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU” and “I Love My Little Storybook” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Performances are recommended for grades Pre-K – 2. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Friday, Jan. 12

G — “GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU” and “I Love My Little Storybook” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Performances are recommended for grades Pre-K – 2. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Jan. 5.

Saturday, Jan. 13

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 — WELLNESS WEEKEND, with a healthy snack and children’s yoga, is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — SEE THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

Monday, Jan. 15

G — THE 24TH ANNUAL DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BREAKFAST AND PROGRAM will be held at 8:30 a.m. at Sterling Community Center. Keynote speaker is Greenville County Councilman Ennis Fant. The event will include soccer matches beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Joan & Ray Kroc Corps Community Center. For more details, call 864-484-1009.

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.

Tuesday, Jan. 16

G — “MIKE WILEY'S TIRED SOULS: King and the Montgomery County Bus Boycott” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Today’s performances are recommended for grades 3 – 5. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! CHAUTAUQUA SEASON KICKOFF: George Washington Talk is at 7 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 17

G — “MIKE WILEY'S TIRED SOULS: King and the Montgomery County Bus Boycott” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Today’s 9:45 a.m. performance is recommended for grades 3 – 5. The 11:45 a.m. performance is recommended for grades 6 – 8. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! MINI-MAKERS: YETIS is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Registration is required. Ages 2 – 5 with an adult caregiver. To register, visit greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! TEEN JAPANESE CULTURE CLUB is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-574-6815.

Thursday, Jan. 18

G — “MIKE WILEY'S TIRED SOULS: King and the Montgomery County Bus Boycott” are at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Today’s performances are recommended for grades 6 – 8. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEENS: COCOA, CANVAS AND CREATE is at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Paint works of art. All materials are provided. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-457-2218.

Friday, Jan. 19

TRACK TRICKSTERS is at the South Carolina Botanical Garden. Learn about the habits and adaptations that animals use to survive winter, and look for clues of animal activity in the Garden. Each participant will make their own animal track cast, and the session concludes with a game of winter wildlife bingo. Due to curing time, arrangements will be made for pick-up of casts. Register at least 3 days in advance. The cost is $7 each. To register visit www.clemson.edu/scbg.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Jan. 5.

Saturday, Jan. 20

G — THE GREENVILLE NEWS RUN DOWNTOWN is in downtown Greenville. Register at www.rundowntown5k.com.

G — CELEBRATE SQUIRREL APPRECIATION DAY 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Learn about the important role squirrels play in the ecosystem. Visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FREE! THE GREENVILLE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA’S LOLLIPOPS CONCERT: The Bremen Town Musicians is at 10 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library and at 11:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit greenvillelibrary.org.

G — CELEBRATE KID INVENTOR DAY at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Monday, Jan. 22

S — FREE! PATHFINDER is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Embark on epic quests with friends to battle monsters, scour for riches and become heroes. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, Jan. 23

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 — 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 “Balto of the Blue Dawn.” Registration is recommended. Admission or museum membership required. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

S — FREE! TWEEN COSPLAY is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Come dressed as your favorite character and participate in a costume contest. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-574-6815.

S — FREE! AN ART SHOW OPENING RECEPTION is at 6 p.m. in the Teen Hub at the Spartanburg Main Library. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

S — SHEN YUN, featuring Chinese dance and music, is at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium. For tickets, visit www.crowdpleaser.com.

Wednesday, Jan. 24

G — FREE! MINI-MAKERS: KEEPING WARM is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Registration is required. Ages 2 – 5 with an adult caregiver. To register, visit greenvillelibrary.org.

Thursday, Jan. 25

S — FREE! BUILD WITH LEGOS AND MORE at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 4 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Friday, Jan. 26

G — “JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 7 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — MONSTER JAM is at 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Jan. 5.

S — FREE! OPEN MIC AND KARAOKE NIGHT is at 6 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Saturday, Jan. 27

G — SENSORY FRIENDLY SATURDAY is 9 a.m. – noon at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — “JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — CELEBRATE NATIONAL PUZZLE DAY at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate. Learn about the invention of puzzles and create your own. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — MONSTER JAM is at 1 and 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. A pit party (separate ticket required) for 1 p.m. ticket holders is 10:30 a.m. – noon. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — “LOVE STORIES” is presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! A FULL-LENGTH SAT PRACTICE TEST is at 12:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Registration is required at princetonreview.com. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Sunday, Jan. 28

GEMINI, Comedian, Ventriloquist and Magician, performs at the Walhalla Civic Auditorium. Visit www.walhallacivic.com.

G — IT’S THE FINAL DAY for “The World of Jan Brett” at the Upcountry History Museum. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — “JUNIE B. JONES IS NOT A CROOK” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — “LOVE STORIES” is presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra at 3 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, Jan. 29

S — FREE! LANGUAGE LEARNING TEENS is at 6:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Study with others interested in learning foreign languages. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-574-6815.

Tuesday, Jan. 30

S — FREE! TWEEN ESCAPE ROOM is at 4:30 p.m. at the Cyrill-Westside Branch Library. Registration is required. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-574-6815.

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

S — FREE! THE TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Share crafts, movies and more. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 31

G — FREE! MINI-MAKERS: FAVORITE THINGS is at 10:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Registration is required. Ages 2 – 5 with an adult caregiver. To register, visit greenvillelibrary.org.

G — “THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA” is performed at 7:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details, visit www.peacecenter.org.

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