December 11- December 12
Voices of the Valley Children’s Chorus
The Voices of the Valley Children’s Chorus will present Songs of Joy. Free but donations accepted. A pie auction will follow the concert. 7:30 p.m. Dec. 11 and 6 p.m. Dec. 12. RiverCenter Legacy Hall. music.columbusstate.edu\
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Adapted Art for Adults: Holiday Cards
Drop by the Columbus Public Library at 6 p.m. for a craft program suitable for adults of all ability levels. Share the joy of the season with your loved ones by making a handmade holiday card. Supplies will be provided. For additional information, call the Columbus Public Library at 706-243-2669.
MCoE Band Holiday Concert
Fort Benning’s annual Manuever Center of Excellence Band Holiday Concert is a local favorite for active duty and retired military. Free. Tickets at RiverCenter Box Office. 7 p .m.-9 p.m. RiverCenter Bill Heard Theatre 706-256-3612
A Tuna Christmas-The Next Generation
Putting the fun in DisFUNction is a brilliant new cast of master comedians continuing the legacy of this holiday cult favorite. $17-$37. 7:30 p.m. nightly. Springer Theatre, 103 Tenth St. https://springeroperahouse.org
December 15-December 16
The time is 1935 in the Smokey Mountains of North Carolina. The Jenkins family is close knit and filled with life and joy, but when tragedy impacts their lives, it is up to the children to find the joy in Christmas. Family Theatre presents “Papa’s Angels”, a story featured as a Hallmark Hall of Fame Christmas presentation in 2000. This is a story for all ages. 7:30 p.m. nightly. $8-$12. Patrons are welcome to bring a meal or snacks to the theatre. The box office opens one hour prior to the show. For reservations, call 706-431-3751.
Enjoy a simple, live telling of the birth of Jesus in the open air at RiverTown Church. This family-friendly, live drama recreates pivotal moments surrounding the birth of Jesus Christ in vivid detail, with live actors, costumes, real animals and set. Food, snacks and hot chocolate. Free. 6 p.m.-8 p.m. nightly. 6953 Schomburg Rd. www.rivertownchurch.com
Honor our heroes with wreaths for the headstones of the fallen at Fort Mitchell National Cemetery, 553 Hwy. 165, Fort Mitchell, Ga.