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Happy Holidays at the Mayborn

November 17th
Glass Holiday Ornament Workshop

Glass Ornament Christmas Tree Just in time for the holidays, come design your very own beautiful glass art! Choose from a variety of ornaments, a gingerbread house and more! A perfect gift for a loved one or perfect to hang on your own tree, you'll have a handmade creation to cherish. Talented glass artist Diana Chase will be here to guide you, so no previous experience is required. All ages are invited to participate, but children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

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November 29th
Free Day At the Mayborn!

The Mayborn Museum Complex invites you and your family to be our special guests on Thursday, November 29th between 10 am and 8 pm for a free day at the museum. Enjoy exploring our great exhibits, including our traveling exhibit, Bones: An Exhibit Inside You. Shop the Museum Store to find the perfect gift for everyone on your Christmas list. Merry Christmas from the staff of the Mayborn Museum Complex!

November 29th, December 2nd, 6th, and 8th
"Santa's Magical Christmas" Puppet Show

Join Rick Strot, Allen Reeves Ware and the Mayborn Puppeteers as they present "Santa's Magical Christmas" in the SBC Theater on Thursday, November 29 at 6:30 pm. Santa and his elf encounter some magic spells that could spell trouble for the delivery of gifts. But, with the assistance of friends and children, Santa receives the help he needs to do his job!

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December 1st
Mayborn Christmas

Santa Get in the holiday mood and celebrate a very merry Mayborn Christmas on Saturday, December 1 from 10 am - 4 pm, featuring a day of fun activities with Santa and friends! Enjoy punch and cookies while creating special ornaments to take home. There will be several age-appropriate craft stations so children of all ages can join in the fun. Also, be sure to catch one of the special Christmas story presentations at 11 am and 2 pm in the SBC Theater.

Santa will be flying in for a special appearance from 12 4 pm. Don't miss this chance to tell him exactly what you want for Christmas! A photographer from Pics and Gifts will offer professional photos of your child or family with Santa.

Tour the Mayborn while it's dressed for the holidays and enjoy a very merry Mayborn Christmas!

Call 254-710-1110 for more information.

December 29th
Snow in the Mayborn

Happy Feet Texas weather is always changing, but you can count on lots of snow on Saturday, December 29. From 10 am to 4 pm, come join our celebration of all things snowy at the Mayborn!

If you like penguins that can sing and dance, take in a showing of the Academy Award-winning animated feature Happy Feet. There will be a screening at 11 am and at 2 pm in the SBC Theater. Remember to bundle up, the forecast calls for snow!

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