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HOLIDAY SPECIAL EVENTS                                                                                                                                           HOLIDAY SPECIAL EVENTS

         THANKSGIVING EVENTS                                   HOLIDAY EVENTS                                                                                                                            HOLIDAY EVENTS

         43  RD  ANNUAL THANKSGIVING                           CANDY CANE FUN RUN                                                 HOLLY JOLLY FAMILY                                   ANNUAL HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
         LUNCHEON                                              All runners, walkers, and even skippers are invited to             FISHING DERBY                                        ON THE SQUARE
         This event is for the 50+ community. Turkey, dressing,   join  us  for  a  jolly  good  time!  Come  dressed  in  your   Holiday  cheer  is  in  the  air  and  the  fish  are  biting  as   This family event includes carolers from local schools,
         and beverages will be provided. Bring a salad,        ugly holiday sweater or other festive attire.  The fun             well! A grand prize will be awarded for the largest fish   lighting of Town Square, a reading of ‘Twas the Night
         dessert, or vegetable. Please bring  enough  for 8-10   run starts at 6:00 p.m. and is not a timed run. The 2.4k         as well as awards for various other categories. This is   Before Christmas by the Mayor, and  a special visit
         people.  Come enjoy  good  food, friends, and  special   (1.5-mile) course is on the trail in Roswell Area Park.         a great way to get the whole family out for a fun day   from Santa Claus! Pictures with Santa are available.
         entertainment. Register by  Nov.  13.                 After the run, enjoy a hayride through  the park and               around the pond with a special visit from Santa! Come
                                                               roasting  marshmallows.  Bring  your  camera and  get              out and enjoy hot cocoa and snacks at this “catch and   Date: Saturday, December 5
         Date: Wednesday, November 18                          your picture taken with Santa at the end of the run!               release”  event.                                     Time: 5:00 p.m.
         Time: 12:00 p.m.                                      Runners will receive a holiday race medal and supplies                                                                  In case of rain, event will be held on Sunday,
         Location: Adult Recreation Center                     to make post-race s’mores. Discount available for early            Date: Saturday, December 5                           December 6 at 5:30 p.m.
         Ages: 50+                                             registration. For more information, call 770-817-6670.             Time: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.                        Location: Town Square
         Program #: 10399-04                                                                                                      Location: Roswell Area Park Pond                     Fee: Free
         Fee: Free                                             Date: Friday, December 4                                           Ages: 3+
                                                               Time: 6:00 p.m.                                                    Program #: 21115-01                                                                      CANDY CANE HUNT
         THANKSGIVING CENTERPIECE                              Location: Start and finish by the picnic shelter at the            Fees: $12, Residents; $18, Non-Residents
                                                               pond in Roswell Area Park
         WORKSHOP                                              Program #: 21308-01
         Prep your Thanksgiving table while enjoying a hands-  Fee: $18  (Early Bird Special; Ends Wednesday,
                                                               November 12); $22 (After November 12)
         on creative workshop! Bring a friend and make a festive
         centerpiece for your dinner table. Everything you need
         is included to craft your own special arrangement of   VIRTUAL RACE FOR THE CANDY
         fresh flowers with a small pumpkin vase.
                                                               CANE FUN RUN
         Date: Sunday, November 22                             If you can’t participate in the race but still want to get
         Time: 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.                                your race merriment going, how about a virtual race?
         Location: Barrington Hall Carriage House Activity Room  Map out a 2.4K (1.5-mile) run course on a day and time
         Ages: 12+                                             that is good for you, and have your own Candy Cane Run!
         Registration:              Of course, we still encourage you to dress up in your
         Fee: $25                                              festive attire.

                                                                                                                                   GINGERBREAD HOUSE CHALLENGE                         CANDY CANE HUNT
                                        BREAKFAST WITH SANTA   BREAKFAST WITH SANTA                                               GINGERBREAD HOUSE CHALLENGE                          A pizza dinner followed by a hunt for all types of candy
                                                                                                                                                                                       canes!  Keep  a  lookout  for  a  couple  of  giant  candy
                                                               Enjoy a yummy breakfast along with crafts, face                                                                         canes to redeem for prizes. Parents and children must
                                                               painting, dancing, and of course, SANTA! Each person               Teams compete in this Gingerbread House Challenge.   register to attend. Registration will not be accepted
                                                               must be registered to attend and all children must be              We  supply  the  houses,  frosting,  and  candy;  your   the day of the event. Must register by December 1.
                                                               accompanied by a registered adult.                                 team comes ready  to  creatively  decorate and  claim
                                                                                                                                  a  title  and  ribbon!  Teams  can  be  of  any  number,   Date: Friday, December 11
                                                               Date: Saturday, December 5                                         but  we  recommend no  more than  4  adults.  All  ages   Time: 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
                                                               Time: 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.                                            can participate. Teams  may bring  items of their    Location: East Roswell Recreation Center
                                                               Location: Bill Johnson Community Activity Building                 own  choosing  to add  to their houses. Houses  are   Ages: All
                                                               Ages: All                                                          gingerbread-colored,  plastic, and  pre-assembled for   Program #: 29187-01
                                                               Program #: 21155-01                                                convenience.  Houses  will  remain on  display  at  the   Fee: $12
                                                               Fees: $14                                                          Visual Arts Center until January 4, 2021. We are limited
                                                                                                                                  to twelve teams. Titles and ribbons announced at 1:00

                                                                                                                                  Date: Saturday, December 5
                                                                                                                                  Time: 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                  Location: Visual Arts Center
                                                                                                                                  Ages: All
                                                                                                                                  Program #: 18100
                                                                                                                                  Fees:  $20, Residents; $30, Non-Residents

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