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The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-Day Saints, Huntersville
Community Nativity Festival: The community is invited to view more than 250 nativity sets from around the world, revel in the sounds of Christmas music and dress in costume to reenact the Holy Night. 6-9 p.m. Dec. 2-3 and 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Dec. 4. Free. Seniors' cookie and cocoa social, 1-4 p.m. Dec. 2. Free. Interfaith luncheon for clergy, 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 3. Free. RSVP for cookie social and luncheon only: NativityFestivalRSVP@gmail.com. 7032 McIlwaine Road, Huntersville. www.nativityfestival.wordpress.com.
Mount Zion United Methodist, Cornelius
Concert Series: Corde Christi performs at 7 p.m. Nov. 28. Free; an offering will be taken. Series continues Dec. 19. 19600 Zion St., Cornelius. www.mtzionumc.net.
Beth Shalom Lake Norman
Hanukkah Party: Bounce houses, face painting, music, magician, crafts, food, more. Free. Noon-4 p.m. Dec. 5 at St. Alban's Episcopal, 301 Caldwell Lane, Davidson. www.bslkn.org.
Huntersville United Methodist
Christmas Concert: Sacred music and traditional holiday favorites presented by the chancel choir, children's choir, Selah dance team, Union Chorale and guest performers. Santa will appear for a Christmas carol sing-along. 3 p.m. Dec. 4. Free; please reserve table. 14005 Stumptown Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1156.
North Mecklenburg Community Chorus
Christmas Concert: "Night of Miracles." 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 at Bethel Presbyterian, 19920 Bethel Church Road, Cornelius. 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30 at Mount Zion United Methodist, 19600 Zion St., Cornelius. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at Huntersville Presbyterian, 201 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. 704-875-1471; www.northmeckcommunitychorus.org.
Children's Christmas Program: "The Present is the Future." Light supper follows program. 5 p.m. Dec. 5. 201 S. Old Statesville Road, Huntersville. www.hpcpatch.org.
Northcross Church, Cornelius
Book Reading: "Imagining Heaven: An Anthology of Personal Visions of Heaven." The reading offers an occasion to be with others who appreciate the power of the Christmas season. Free. 3:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 4. 11020-H Bailey Road, Cornelius. 704-987-8000; www.northcrosschurch.com.