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Posted: Thursday, December 1, 2016 10:56 am

1.  Christmas Tree Lighting and Menorah Lighting

Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 6 p.m.

Holiday caroling trough the town of Roslyn to the East Broadway Park. Refreshments will be served, and if you can, bring an unwrapped gift for donations to Toys for Tots.

Where: Village of Roslyn Clock Tower,

Info: (516) 621-2171

 

2.  10th Annual Holiday Express Weekend

Saturday, Dec. 10 and 11 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Featuring free rides on the holiday express trackless train, complimentary cookies, candy canes and hot cider.  Also raffle prizes, and on the 10th, the annual community Holiday Market and Tree Lighting from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., and a visit from Santa on Sunday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where: The Oyster Bay Railroad Museum, 102 Audrey Avenue, Oyster Bay

Info: (516) www.obrm.org

 

3.  Village of East Williston Annual Tree Lighting

Tuesday, Dec. 6 from 7 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Come celebrate the lighting of the village tree with friends and family.

Where: Village Green - Next to Village Hall at 2 Prospect St, East Williston

Info: (516) 746-0782   eastwilliston.org

 

4.  Winter Wonders

Sunday, Dec. 4 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Come make a hanging mobile of a cozy winter scene to take home. Use colorful shapes, streamers, and strings to assemble your mobile. You’ll find yourself admiring it whenever you find yourself indoors this season. Ages three and up. Free with museum admission.

Where: 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City -

Info: (516) 224-5800   licm.org

 

5.  Sparkling Snowflakes

Tuesday, Dec. 6 to Friday, Dec. 9 from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Come and create your own colorful, sparkling snowflake using markers and gems to brighten up winter windows at home. Ages three and up. Free with museum admission.

Where: 11 Davis Avenue, Garden City

Info: (516) 224-5800   licm.org

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