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Activities for Advent and Christmas
The James and Emilia Govan Creche Collection, Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA), 820 North Michigan Ave., Chicago; for opening days/hours/tickets: https://www.luc.edu/luma/collections/thejamesandemiliagovancrechecollection/
Advent Vespers, Holy Name Cathedral, 730 N. Wabash Ave., Chicago, December 2, 9, and 16, organ concert: 3:30 p.m.; Vespers: 4 p.m.
ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, returns November 23; for more information go to: https://www.lpzoo.org/pressroom/lincoln-park-zoo-announces-24th-annual-zoolights-events-and-activities
Black Nativity, gospel song play by Langston Hughes, December 7-16, 2018; presented by Bronzeville Arts Ensemble, Wilson Theater in Vogel Hall, Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, 929 N Water, Milwaukee, WI 53202; Tickets: $35; Contact: 414-273-7206; https://www.marcuscenter.org/show/black-nativity-2018/
Christkindlmarket, Chicago, Naperville, and Milwaukee, November 16—December 24, http://www.christkindlmarket.com/
A Charlie Brown Christmas Live On Stage, Rosemont Theatre, 5400 N. River Road, Rosemont, IL; Phone: 847-671-5100 Saturday, December 22, 2018, 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.; Tickets: $18-$65; http://www.rosemont.com/theatre/mobile/events/a-charlie-brown-christmas-live-on-stage/
Grande Prairie Singers' Winterlude 2018, December 15, 3 p.m., Faith United Protestant Church, 10 Hemlock St.Park Forest, IL; Tickets: $15 in advance; $20 at door; http:/grandeprairiechoral.org/
Also at Faith United Protestant Church:
Christmas Cantata , December 16, 3 p.m.; Voices of Faith present "Tapestry of Light, A Celtic Christmas Celebration
Christmas Carol Sing-A-Long, Friday, December 21, 6 p.m. Enjoy caroling, hot cocoa, and the holiday spirit. Family, friends, visitors and guests welcome!
Lessons and Carols, St. James Cathedral, 65 East Huron, Chicago, Friday, December 21, 6:30 p.m., https://www.saintjamescathedral.org/advent-christmas-schedule
The Nutcracker, Joffrey Ballet, December 1-30, 2018, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m., for tickets, etc. http://joffrey.org/nutcracker
A Christmas Carol, Goodman Theatre, Chicago, dates and tickets: https://www.goodmantheatre.org/carol Advent
And, of course, at MLC on Wednesday, December 5, 12, and 19, come enjoy a soup supper, free to all, from 6 p.m.-6:45 p.m. followed by Advent Vespers at 7 p.m.