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7 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Zoe Burke, author of the Annabelle Starkey mysteries, speaks. Reception follows. Free. Open to public. 503-769-3313
Friday, Dec. 15 The Night Before Christmas
7 p.m., Red School House, 151 W Locust St., Stayton. Aumsville Community Theatre presents Sherlock Holmes The Night Before Christmas. $20 family; $10 general at staytonevents.com. Repeats 7 p.m. Dec. 16; 2 p.m. 503-302-0936
Stayton City Council
7 p.m., Stayton Community Center. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-769-3425
Tuesday, Dec. 19 Pictures with Santa
2 - 6 p.m., UBS Stayton Office, 493 Third Ave. Children, pets welcome. Donations accepted. Repeats Dec. 20 - 22. 503-897-2447
Regis/St. Mary Christmas Concert
Sunday, Dec. 17
6:30 p.m., St. Mary Catholic School, 1066 N Sixth Ave., Stayton. Students from Regis and St. Mary perform. Free. 503-769-2718
Choir Christmas Program
Wednesday, Dec. 20
4 p.m., Stayton United Methodist Church, 1450 SE Fern Ridge Road. Listen to Christmas music, sing your favorite carols. Free. 503-769-5700, staytonumc.org
Monday, Dec. 18
4 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Make sweet treats. Grade 6 - 12. Free. Register at circulation desk or by calling 503-769-3313.
Thursday, Dec. 21 Winter Solstice
Rock the Blocks!
11 a.m, Stayton Public Library. Open to public. 503-769-3313 3 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Despicable Me 3. Dec. 27: Cars 3. Dec. 28: Captain Underpants. All ages. Free. 503-769-3313
5:30 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Make a last-minute Christmas gift. Free; supplies provided. Age 12 - adult. Register by calling 503-769-3313
Friday, Dec. 22 Christmas Caroling
4 p.m., UBC Stayton Office, 493 Third Ave. Meet up for Christmas caroling. Appearance by Santa. Sponsored by Upward Bound Camp. 503-897-2447
Sunday, Dec. 24 Christmas Eve Monday, Dec. 25 Christmas Day Tuesday, Dec. 26 Kwanzaa Begins
Friends of the Library
Mill City Council
6:30 p.m., Mill City City Hall, 444 S First Ave. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-897-2302
3 - 4:30 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Kids of all ages build with Legos, Duplos. Free. 503-769-3313
Lyons City Council
6:30 p.m., Lyons City Hall, 449 Fifth St. Open to public. Agenda available. 503-859-2167
Friday, Dec. 29 Tea Time for Book Lovers
5:30 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Discussion of favorite books read in 2017. Free; no registration necessary. 503-769-3313
Card Making Extravaganza!
11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Make thank you notes, other cards. Supplies provided. Free; no registration necessary. 503-769-3313
Teen Game Night
6 p.m., Stayton Public Library. Games, ping pong, snacks. Grade 6 - 12. Free; no registration necessary. 503-769-3313
Saturday, Dec. 30 KYAC Concert Series
7 p.m., Trexler Farm, 20146 SE Ferry Road, Stayton. Gerle Haggard performs. Tickets, at staytonevents.com, $20 in advance; $25 at door if available.
Sunday, Dec. 31 New Yearâ€™s Eve Community Dinner
5 - 8 p.m, Gates Elementary, 410151 Gates School Road. Community dinner, fellowship hosted by Upward Bound Camp. 503-897-2447
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