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Experience the ultimate holiday
The Illuminate — Ultimate Holiday Experience will take place Friday, Dec. 11 and Saturday, Dec. 12 at the Scottish Rite Temple, 519 Park St. The evening will include dinner, entertainment and dancing. Admission is $85, and guests must be 21 and older. To register, e-mail flame@illuminate-dsm.com or call 208-4330.


LHF’s Prairie Christmas
Living History Farms will have its Prairie Christmas on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The family-friendly event will feature horse-drawn wagon rides, old-fashioned taffy pulls, music, a visit from Santa Claus and children’s holiday crafts. The Choral Society will host an afternoon social featuring caroling, stories, games and trimming a of traditional Christmas tree. Admission is $5 per person and $4.50 for members. Call 278-5286 or visit www.livinghistoryfarms.org.


Wake up to see Santa
The State Historical Building, 600 E. Locust St., will host the Fourth Annual Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 12 beginning at 9 a.m. Activities include Santa and Mrs. Claus reading holiday stories to children, pictures with Santa and an Elves’ workshop for children to make gifts for friends and family members. Admission is $15 for ages 12 and above, $12 for youth ages 4 to 11 and children 3 and under are free. Call 281-6412 or visit www.iowahistory.org.


Little League registration
Online registration for the 2010 Walnut Creek Little League starts Thursday, Dec. 10 and runs through Jan. 17, 2010. A late fee of $20 will apply to all registrations after that date. Serving parts of Clive, Urbandale, Waukee, West Des Moines and other western suburbs, the eight diamonds are located across from Eason Elementary School, 605 S.E. Boone Drive, in Waukee. Visit www.wcllia.com or e-mail jhender518@aol.com.


Rock out with your ’stache out
Vitae Design Collective, 1731 Grand Ave., will host a Mustache Holiday Bash on Dec. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m. The event will feature snacks, spirits, entertainment and artwork from Brent Houzenga. Guests must be 21 or older. Visit www.vitaedesigncollective.com. CV

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