Holiday happenings on the Peninsula will include music, dance, crafts and puppets at Pierce County Libraries in December. Friends of the Libraries sponsor these free events.
Gig Harbor Pierce County Library:
- Holiday Concert – Saturday, Dec. 1, 2 p.m.
Sin Embargo will play songs in Spanish and Portuguese from the trio’s Latin American and Spanish repertoire. Marisela Fleites-Lear will perform flamenco and other Spanish dances.
- Gingerbread Houses – Saturday, Dec. 8, 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Make and decorate your own gingerbread house! All ages; under 6 with an adult. Register online at www.piercecountylibrary.org/calendar
- Holiday Centerpieces – Saturday, Dec. 15, 10 a.m.
All are welcome to learn techniques. For those who would like to make a holiday centerpiece, cost is $15 for supplies. Register in the library.
- Puppets Please – Wednesday, Dec. 19, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m.
Colorful marionettes perform a holiday themed in-the-round variety show! Free tickets available at 10 a.m. on day of the event.
- Holiday Concert – Saturday, Dec. 15, 4 p.m.
Brighten the holidays with a concert by The Northern Lights, who play an eclectic mix of folk, soft rock, soul and country music. ***Event will take place at Longbranch Improvement Club, 4312 KPN.