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Fernbank to ring in holidays with Caroling & Cookies Weekend
Fernbank to ring in holidays with Caroling & Cookies Weekend

ATLANTA -- Fernbank Museum of Natural History has planned a holiday extravaganza to get patrons in the Christmas spirit.

In addition to covering its building in decorations that represent cultures across the world, the DeKalb County children's museum will host a Caroling & Cookies Weekend event.

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The fun begins at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1 with plenty of family-friendly activities like ornament making, snowflake rubbings, train rides and a cookie sale.

Entertainment includes performances from the Buckhead Girls Choir at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., a holiday medley from the Georgia Boy Choir at 11:30 a.m., Nutcracker-inspired pieces from the Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education at 1 p.m., and music from the Pope High School Chamber Music Society at 2 p.m.

The same activities will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. The Buckhead Girls Choir will perform at 12:15 p.m., 2 p.m. and 3 p.m., while the Centre for Dance Education will show off more Nutcracker numbers at 1 p.m.

Caroling & Cookies Weekend is free for Fernbank members and included in admission price for non-members.

Learn more at fernbankmuseum.org.