<em><font color="#FF0000" face="Comic Sans MS">Happy Holidays!</font></em>


Fremont Lenin lighting, on Friday, Dec. 7, 5:30-6:30 p.m. N. 36th St. and Fremont Place N.

Pathway of Lights, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 5:30-8:30 p.m. Also, setup, 3-5 p.m.; cleanup, 8:30-9:30 p.m. (volunteers needed). Green Lake.

Illuminated walk and craft activities, on Friday, Dec. 14, 7-8 p.m. Laurelhurst Community Center, 4554 N.E. 41st St. 684-7529.

Greenwood-Phinney Lighting of the Trees party, presented by Greening Greenwood, on Dec. 15, 5-7 p.m. Bring percussion instruments. North Seattle Boys & Girls Club, 8635 Fremont Ave. N. 436-1850.


Christmas tree sale, with noble and Douglas firs, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus, to benefit local homeless shelters, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 9, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. St. John's Catholic Church school playground, 121 N. 79th St.


Rock of Ages Lutheran Brethren Church: Community Christmas party, on Sunday, Dec. 9, 6-8 p.m. Free; Japanese Ladies Christmas program and potluck, on Tuesday, Dec. 11, 10:30 a.m.; Shine On Us choir concert, on Dec. 16, 6 p.m. Free; Christmas Eve worship service, on Dec. 24, 5 p.m. Free-will offering. 316 N. 70th St. 783-4161.


Holiday bazaar and bake sale, on Friday, Dec. 7-Saturday, Dec. 8, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Wallingford Community Senior Center, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N., Suite 140. 461-7825.

Holiday breakfast, with Santa photos, on Saturday, Dec. 8 and Dec. 15, 9:30-11 a.m. $12.95-$27.25, plus tax, service charge; photos extra. Woodland Park Zoo, 601 N. 59th St. Reservations, 684-4825.

University Family YMCA holiday open house, with holiday treats, Santa and more, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 5003 12th Ave. N.E.

Women of Worth holiday party, with holiday card-making crafts, holiday movies, carols and more, sponsored by the Elizabeth Gregory Home, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 1-3 p.m. University Lutheran Church, 1604 N.E. 50th St. 279-0262.

Holiday hayrides, with live music and bonfire, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 4-8 p.m. $5/$10. Magnuson Community Center, 7110 62nd Ave. N.E. 684-7026.

Winter celebration, on Sunday, Dec. 9-Dec. 21 and Dec. 26-29, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Woodland Park Zoo, 601 N. 59th St. 684-4800.

Wrap It Up workshop, on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 6-9 p.m. (Bring paper, tape and scissors.) Northgate Community Center, 10510 Fifth Ave. N.E. 386-4283.

Native holiday art show, with art activities, food and more, presented by The Makah and Friends, on Dec. 15, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wilson-Pacific School, 1330 N. 90th St. 632-0500.

Renaissance Christmas workshop, presented by Music Center of the Northwest, on Dec. 15, 1-4 p.m. 901 N. 90th St. 632-0500.


Wallingford Center holiday music: Garfield High School Woodwind & String Trio, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 2-4 p.m.; Jazz artist Gabe Martin, on Sunday, Dec. 9, 1-3 p.m.; Jazz artist Peter Cramer, on Dec. 15, 1-3 p.m.; The Quigleys, on Dec. 15, 5-8 p.m.; The Dickens Carolers, on Dec. 16, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Wallingford Ave. N. and N. 45th St.

A Baroque Christmas, presented by Gallery Concerts, on Saturday, Dec. 8, 8 p.m. $10-$25. Also, pre-concert conversation, 7:15 p.m. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 4805 N.E. 45th St. 726-6088.

"Messiah" sing- and play-along, presented by Music Center of the Northwest, on Sunday, Dec. 9, 6:30 p.m. Bring cash or food donation for FamilyWorks Food Bank. St. John United Lutheran Church, 5515 Phinney Ave. N. 526-8443.

"An Old-Time Radio Holiday Show," presented by North End-based Pontiac Bay Symphony Orchestra, on Sunday, Dec. 9, 7 p.m. $12/$15. Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds. 364-0907.

Women's chorale concert, on Thursday, Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m. Free; donations welcome. Music Center of the Northwest, 901 N. 96th St. 526-8443.

Sounds of Christmas 2007 with the Caravan Caroleers and the Impact Youth Chorale, on Thursday, Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m. Free-will offering to benefit B.F. Day Elementary School. Fremont Baptist Church, 717 N. 36th St. 632-7994.

Neighborhood carol sing, on Dec. 16, 5 p.m. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, 4805 N.E. 45th St. 522-7144.


"A Child's Christmas in Wales," on Friday, Dec. 7-Dec. 23. Friday-Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 3:30 p.m. $14; $10/person group rate. Stone Soup Theatre, 4035 Stone Way N. 633-1883.

"The Best Christmas Pageant Ever," on Friday, Dec. 7-Dec. 24. $15-$24. Seattle Public Theater, 7312 W. Green Lake Drive N. 524-1300.

The Martini Brothers' (Posthumous) Holiday Showcase, through Dec. 21. Thursday-Friday, 8 p.m. Families welcome. Historic University Theater, 5510 University Way N.E.

"The Santaland Diaries," through Dec. 24. Mature audiences only. Seattle Public Theater, 7312 W. Green Lake Drive N. 524-1300.

"The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol," through Dec. 29. $26-$33. Taproot Theatre, 204 N. 85th St. 781-9707.


Paintings of Christmas, by Brom Wikstrom, on Saturday, Dec. 8-Dec. 24. Also, holiday open-house reception, on Saturday, Dec. 8, Noon-7 p.m. The Arthead Gallery, 5411 Meridian Ave. N. 633-5544.

Holiday on Earth celebration and art sale, on Friday, Dec. 14, 4-8 p.m. and Dec. 15, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Laurelhurst Community Center, 4554 N.E. 41st St. 684-7529.

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