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ICE ON MAIN continues through Jan. 21 at Village Green in front of the Courtyard by Marriot on Main Street. For costs, hours and special events, visit www.iceonmain.com.

SKATING ON THE SQUARE continues through Jan. 15 at Morgan Square. For costs, hours and events, visit www.cityofspartanburg.org/skating-on-the-square.

Tuesday, Jan. 1

A FIRST DAY HIKE is at Chimney Rock Park in Chimney Rock, North Carolina. For details, call 828-625-9611 or visit www.chimneyrockpark.com.

FIRST DAY EVENTS at Devils Fork State Park include a Family Fun Run at 11 a.m., a Ranger Run 5K at 1 p.m., a hike at 1 p.m. and a Loon Lunge at 2 p.m. For details, visit southcarolinaparks.com/devils-fork/programs-and-events#jump.

A FIRST DAY HIKE is at Caesars Head State Park. For details, visit southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004053.

A HOSPITAL ROCK WATERFALLS HIKE is at 10 a.m. at Jones Gap State Park. For details, visit southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004167.

A FIRST DAY HIKE is at Table Rock State Park. For details, visit southcarolinaparks.com/products/10004050.

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE is at 1 p.m. at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. The cost is $8 each for ages 7 and older and $6 each for ages 6 and younger. Skate rental is $3 each. Bring 5 canned goods or a case of water to be donated to Loaves and Fishes and Habitat for Humanity and receive a free skate rental. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in front of the Buck Mickel Education Building at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

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Wednesday, Jan. 2

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE — See Jan. 1.

G — ALL ABOUT EGGS is at the Greenville Zoo. This Zoo Tots program is for ages 2 – 4 with a guardian. Investigate different kinds of eggs from the animal world. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN STEM BOT MAZE CHALLENGE is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, Jan. 3

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE — See Jan. 1.

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

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

S — FREE! PATHFINDER is at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. The Starfinder Society needs more heroes, and they want your fleet. Attendance is limited to 10 teens. Ages 12-18 or grades 7-12. Call 864-596-3504.

Friday, Jan. 4

FREE! SKATE, ROLL AND STROLL, a disability-friendly time on the big ice, is 10 a.m. – noon at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Volunteers from the Greater Greenville Hockey Association will be available to assist as needed. Ice walkers are free and available first come, first served. Participants are encouraged to bring their own sleds, wagons and helmets. Ice skates will be provided. This event is free of charge and offers free parking in the VIP lot off of Church Street. Free ADA parking is available in the loading dock parking lot located at 650 N. Academy St. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE — See Jan. 1.

Saturday, Jan. 5

G — ALL ABOUT EGGS is at the Greenville Zoo. This Zoo Tots program is for ages 2 – 4 with a guardian. Investigate different kinds of eggs from the animal world. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FAMILY FUN DAY is 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Upcountry History Museum. Celebrate with dinosaurs and Snoopy. Visit www.upcountryhistory.org.

G — BUBBLE HOUR is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Monday, Jan. 7

G — FREE! POLICE OFFICER STORY TIME is at 10 a.m. at the Travelers Rest Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! MAKE MINI SNOW GLOBES at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, Jan. 8

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in front of the Buck Mickel Education Building at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! HOMESCHOOL GIANT GAME EXTRAVAGANZA is at 2:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 9

G — SOUTHERN VOICES performs at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! COCOA AND COLORING is at 11 a.m. at the Fountain Inn Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN GLASS STONE ART is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, Jan. 10

G — SOUTHERN VOICES performs at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

G — FREE! COCOA AND COLORING is at 11 a.m. at the Simpsonville Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! PLAY DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Registration is required. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Friday, Jan. 11

G — STARRY NIGHTS is at Roper Mountain Science Center. Show times are 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the T. C. Hooper Planetarium. The 6 p.m. feature will be “Legends of the Night Sky: Orion” and the 7:30 show will be “Exploding Universe.” A separate ticket is required for each show. The Daniel Observatory will also be open from 7 – 9:15 p.m., weather permitting, for viewing through the 23-inch telescope. Visit www.ropermountain.org.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Saturday, Jan. 12

SENSORY FRIENDLY MORNING is 9 – 10:30 a.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate in Greenville and Spartanburg. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

FREE! UPSTATE SINGLE PARENT RESOURCE FAIR is 10 – 11:30 a.m. at Grace Church Spartanburg and The Westside Club, 501 Willis Road. The event includes more than 35 Greenville and Spartanburg County resources. For more information, visit gracechurchsc.org/resourcefair.

G — STEM AND STORY is at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. For details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — SEE THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS at 2 and 7 p.m. at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena. For details and tickets, visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

G — SIERRA HULL performs at 8 p.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! LITTLE SPROUTS’ DAY OUT is at 11:30 a.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Birth – age 3. This is a drop-in play date to make crafts, engage in imaginative play and more. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! FLIX FOR TEENS is at 3 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Watch a movie rated G – PG-13. Call 864-596-3504.

Monday, Jan. 14

G — FREE! COCOA AND COLORING is at 10 a.m. at the Pelham Road Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — FREE! HOMESCHOOL SCIENCE STATION is at 10:30 a.m. at the Taylors Branch Library. Registration is required. Ages 6 – 12 with an adult caregiver. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — FREE! ADVENTURES IN HISTORY: AZTECS is at 3:45 p.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 5 – 11. Registration is required. Themed costumes are welcome. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! HOMESCHOOL HUDDLE is at 2 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Experiment with snowflakes. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! MEET MAKERBOT MILES at 3 p.m. at the Pacolet Branch Library. Learn how Miles works and request your own 3D prints. Grades 1 – 5. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

G — FREE! POLICE OFFICER STORY TIME is at 10 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Ages 5 and younger with an adult caregiver. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in front of the Buck Mickel Education Building at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — FREE! HOMESCHOOL SCIENCE STATION is at 10:30 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 6 – 12 with an adult caregiver. Registration is required. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — CHAUTAUQUA TALK: Napoleon is at 7 p.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit greenvillechautauqua.org or call 864-244-1499.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

G — FREE! COCOA AND COLORING is at 10 a.m. at the Mauldin Branch Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN BOOK CLUB: “FISH IN A TREE” is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, Jan. 17

G — LEARNING SAFARI THURSDAY is at 3:30 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! CANVAS, CREATE AND COCOA PAINTING CLASS is at 3:30 p.m. at the Landrum Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — A VOLUNTEER INFORMATION SESSION is at 5:30 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Spartanburg. For times and details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Friday, Jan. 18

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Jan. 11.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! CHALLENGE ACCEPTED: WORLD RECORDS is at 4:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Saturday, Jan. 19

THE GREENVILLE NEWS RUN DOWNTOWN 5K and kids’ fun run is on Main Street in downtown Greenville. For details and registration, visit rundowntown5k.com.

G — FREE! “PETER AND THE WOLF,” a Lollipops Concert presented by the Greenville Symphony Orchestra is at 10 a.m. at the Taylors Branch Library and at 11:30 a.m. at the Hughes Main Library. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — SATURDAY SAFARI: EGGSTRAVAGANZA for ages 4 – 6 is at 10 a.m. at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — SQUIRREL APPRECIATION DAY is 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. Learn about their role in our environment and why we admire these woodland creatures. Games, crafts and special treats for the squirrels will be on hand for the day. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — PLAY IN CLAY at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. For times and details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Sunday, Jan. 20

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE — See Jan. 1.

Monday, Jan. 21

FREE! SKATE, ROLL AND STROLL, a disability-friendly time on the big ice, is 10 a.m. – noon at Bon Secours Wellness Arena. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. Volunteers from the Greater Greenville Hockey Association will be available to assist as needed. Ice walkers are free and available first come, first served. Participants are encouraged to bring their own sleds, wagons and helmets. Ice skates will be provided. This event is free of charge and offers free parking in the VIP lot off of Church Street. Free ADA parking is available in the loading dock parking lot located at 650 N. Academy St. Visit www.bonsecoursarena.com.

SKATING ON THE BIG ICE — See Jan. 1.

S — CELEBRATE THE MOON LANDING at 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Spartanburg. Join students from Wofford College in celebrating the 50th anniversary. Register at admission. Visit www.tcmupstate.org.

Tuesday, Jan. 22

G — FREE! HOMESCHOOL SCIENCE STATION is at 10:30 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 6 – 12 with an adult caregiver. Registration is required. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in front of the Buck Mickel Education Building at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! SUPER SMASH BROS. ULTIMATE Tournament is at 3:45 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

Wednesday, Jan. 23

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN MOVIE: “KIKI’S DELIVERY SERVICE” is at 3:30 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! EQUALI-TEA is at 4:30 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Drink tea or coffee and talk about changing the world. Discuss racism, discrimination and what privilege means. Call 864-596-3504.

Thursday, Jan. 24

S — FREE! PLAY DUNGEONS AND DRAGONS at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Registration is required. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Friday, Jan. 25

G — A BEHIND THE SCENES TOUR is at 2 p.m. at the Greenville Zoo. This program is for families with children ages 5 and older. To register, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

G — STARRY NIGHTS — See Jan. 11.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! TEEN VOICES: Open Mic and Karaoke is at 6 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Call 864-596-3504.

Saturday, Jan. 26

G — TOT TIME is 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at The Children’s Museum of the Upstate – Greenville. For times and details, visit www.tcmupstate.org.

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! TAKE A FREE ACT PRACTICE TEST at 1 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 12 – 18. Registration is required. For details and registration, visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

P — FREE! WATCH A FAMILY MOVIE at 11 a.m. the Easley Library. Call 864-850-7077 or email publicist@pickens.lib.sc.us.

Sunday, Jan. 27

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

Monday, Jan. 28

G — SEE ERTH’S PREHISTORIC AQUARIUM at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. For details and tickets, visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! PLAY MARIO AND SONIC WINTER GAMES at 4 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Tuesday, Jan. 29

G — FREE! PUPPET PLAYHOUSE is at 10 a.m. at the Five Forks Branch Library. Ages 8 and younger with an adult caregiver. Visit www.greenvillelibrary.org.

G — TELL ME ABOUT IT TUESDAY is at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. in front of the Buck Mickel Education Building at the Greenville Zoo. For details, visit www.greenvillezoo.com.

S — FREE! ACTING 101 with Spartanburg Youth Theatre is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. No previous acting experience is required. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! FAMILY NIGHT OUT is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 9 and younger. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN SCENE is at 7 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Ages 10 – 12. Call 864-596-3504.

P — SEE ERTH’S PREHISTORIC AQUARIUM at 7 p.m. at the Brooks Center for the Performing Arts at Clemson University. Visit https://www.clemson.edu/brooks.

Wednesday, Jan. 30

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

S — FREE! AFTER-SCHOOL EXPLORERS is at 4 p.m. at the Spartanburg Main Library. Grades 1 – 4. Call 864-596-3504.

S — FREE! TWEEN WII U MARIO KART TOURNAMENT is at 4 p.m. at the Woodruff Branch Library. Ages 10 – 12. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

Thursday, Jan. 31

G — “MR. POPPER’S PENGUINS” is presented by South Carolina Children’s Theatre at 9:45 and 11:45 a.m. at the Peace Center. Visit www.peacecenter.org.

S — FREE! TEEN TIME is at 3:30 p.m. at the Boiling Springs Branch Library. The event features movies (PG or PG-13), video games, board games and more, with something different every day. Ages 12 – 18. Visit www.spartanburglibraries.org.

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