Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are family-friendly events for all ages.
Family Craft Night to Go. Families are invited to pick up a box containing supplies for three collaborative craft projects beginning December 1. Library staff will share instructional videos for each craft on the first three Fridays in December at 4:30 p.m. Noble Neighborhood Branch Library, 2800 Noble Rd., Cleveland Hts., 216-291-5665, heightslibrary.org
Through January 2
Elf the Musical. Based on the beloved holiday film, this hilarious big-elf-living-in-a-small world comedy follows Buddy the Elf in his quest to find his true identity in a holiday bedazzled New York City. Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. Beck Center for the Arts, 17801 Detroit Ave., Lakewood, 216-521-2540, beckcenter.org
STEM Saturday Drop-by Drop by during listed hours and discover how local wildlife can be used to explore the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. Fun, free, and family-friendly activities will immerse you in the amazing world of STEM education. Cleveland Metroparks North Chagrin Reservation. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Visit here for info.
Santa Shop & Stroll
Shop for all those on the nice list at the Santa Shop & Stroll event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants can check in at the holiday cheer station in the food court to receive their “Santa Shop & Stroll Passport” and swag bag full of holiday surprises. Great Northern Mall, visit here for info
Hudson Holiday Walk. Hot cocoa warm up stations, children’s crafts and activities, local choir and community band performances, Stuff the Humvee Toy Drive, and more. Noon-5 p.m. First and Main, Hudson, firstandmainhudson.com
Hands-On Holidays at the Akron Children’s Museum. Kids can design their own reindeer antlers, visit the snow sisters, build a wooden toy, make a snowman and holiday felt ornaments and more. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 216 S. Main St., akronkids.org