Family fun around town

Thursday, December 19

Family Story Time will be held at the Mint Hill Library at 11:15 a.m.

Friday, December 20

Teen Geek Club: Holiday Hijinks will meet at the Mint Hill Library at 4 p.m. The club is for children ages 8 to 15. Registration is required.

Children’s Theater of Charlotte will present The Best Christmas Pageant Ever: The Musical from November 29 through December 29 at McColl Family Theater. The show is approximately 70 minutes in length and is recommended for all ages. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ctcharlotte.org.

Holiday on Ice, Charlotte’s outdoor ice skating rink, is open for the 2019 season. Bring your own skates for $12 or admission plus skate rental is $16. The skating rink is located at the NASCAR Hall of Fame Plaza at 400 East Martin Luther King Blvd, Charlotte. Visit holidayonicecharlotte.com for a schedule and more information.



Saturday, December 21

The Charlotte Checkers will take on Lehigh Valley at 6:00 p.m. at the Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte. Donate a DVD to the Novant Health DVD Drive and receive a free ticket to a future game. Visit gocheckers.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

The Charlotte Hornets will take on the Utah Jazz at 5:00 p.m. at the Spectrum Center in Charlotte. Visit www.nba.com/hornets for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Mint Hill Library children’s activities for today are as follows:

Family Story Time will be held at 9:30 a.m.

Children can strengthen reading skills by reading aloud to a therapy dog during the Paws to Read program at 10:30 a.m.

Sunday, December 22

The Charlotte Checkers will take on Lehigh Valley at 1:00 p.m. at the Bojangles’ Coliseum in Charlotte. Visit gocheckers.com for a schedule, promotions and ticket information.

Wednesday, December 25

Merry Christmas!