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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: www.roswellgov.com/tickets  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
         p.m.

         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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