Free. 6:30 pm at Madison Public Library, 130 Plaza Boulevard Madison. Come dressed in your pajamas & hear a reading of the "Polar Express." We'll have cookies & hot cocoa for our guests & will hand out Christmas bells, too. All children will receive a wrapped book as a gift & can have their picture made beside the Christmas tree. For more info, call (256) 461-0046.
Free admission. No offerings will be solicited or accepted. 6th Annual Christmas Festival features Crèche exhibits, Hand-made quilts, Christmas trees, Holiday decor, Live Indoor Nativity, "The Nativity" video, Choir and orchestra concerts, free family photos, children's games. Festival Hours: Dec 10 (Fri) 6:00-8:30 pm, Dec 11 (Sat) 4:00-8:30 pm and Dec 12 (Sun) 4:00-8:30 pm. Choir & Orchestra Concerts (30-minute concerts): Dec 10 (Fri) 6:30 & 7:30 pm, Dec 11 (Sat) 4:30, 6:00 & 7:30 pm, Dec 12 (Sun) 4:30, 6:00 & 7:30 pm. at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1804 Sparkman Drive, Huntsville.
Free. 4-6 pm At First United Methodist Church, 120 Green St. The spirit of the 14th century joins with the 19th-20th & 21st centuries for a Christmas celebration. Outside the Sanctuary you will find colorfully dressed characters from 14th century England & contemporary carolers singing & greeting you-refreshments & entertainment will be found in the Wesley Center. Down the hall you will enjoy cider & cookies while you listen to the Children's Choir-Handbell Ringers-First Family Singers & The Heavenly Honkers. Free. For more information, call 256-539-5738 Ext. 210.
Free. 5-8:30 pm at 501 Holmes Street, Holmes Street United Methodist Church, Come to the heart of Old Town where beautiful luminaries line the streets of the community & we share in the Christmas spirit. Outside the sanctuary-visit the live Nativity & watch for the Wise Men to come from the East at 7 PM. Inside-warm up with hot chocolate-refreshments-homemade cookies & children's activities. In the sanctuary-see the beautiful poinsettia display-a 20-foot Chrismon Tree & enjoy live concert music presented every half hour. For more information, call (256) 534-7672
Free. 6-7 pm at Maple Hill Cemetery, 202 Maple Hill Drive Huntsville. Lighted luminaries halo the graves of the unknown Confederate Soldiers, ribbons & greenery will adorn the iron fence. An honor guard will be posted. Re-enactors will be dressed in period attire. The United Daughters of the Confederacy & the Sons of Confederate Veterans will remember the soldiers in work & song. For more info, call (256) 859-3525.
Free. 10 am-noon at Madison Public Library, 130 Plaza Boulevard Madison. Come to the first ever make & take family craft day. While supplies last, families can help one another construct fun & free holiday ornaments. For more info, call (256) 461-0046.
6:30 pm at Trinity United Methodist Church, 607 Airport Road, in the Santcuary. Free tickets at church. The Trinity UMC Sanctuary Choir with guest, Huntsville Youth Symphony and Huntsville Chamber Chorale with present the 6th annual "Carols of Christmas." This concert will share the message of the season with classic and favorite songs of Christmas.