Originally published Friday, December 1, 2017 at 05:53a.m.

Ongoing - Calendar

“A 1940’s Radio Christmas Carol – A Musical,” at Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 N. Marina St., Prescott. It’s Christmas Eve, 1943 and the Feddington Players are now broadcasting from a hole-in-the-wall studio in Newark, NJ and set to present their “take” on Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. With noisy plumbing, missed cues, electrical blackouts and over-the-top theatrics, this radio show is an excursion into the mayhem and madness of live radio. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 30, Dec. 1-2, 7, 9, 14-16; and at 2 p.m. Dec. 3, 9, 10, 17. 928-445-3286 or www.pca-az.net.

“A Charlie Brown Christmas,” at Prescott Center for the Arts Stage Too!, 208 N. Marina St., Prescott. The classic animated television special A Charlie Brown Christmas comes to life in this faithful stage adaptation in which Charlie Brown, Snoopy, and the rest of the Peanuts Gang discover the true meaning of Christmas. Based on the television special by Bill Melendez and Lee Mendelson. Presented by FamilyTheatre. Performance times vary, Nov. 30-Dec. 17. 928-445-3286 or www.pca-az.net.

Enchanted Christmas Tour of Lights, Prescott Gateway Mall, 3250 Gateway Blvd. (across from Wildflower) through Dec. 30. www.enchantedchristmasAZ.com or 1-800-651-8006.

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Friday, Dec. 1

PV Library Quilters, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

Annual Christmas Craft and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary #40, Highway 89 and Road 3, Chino Valley.

It’s a Mystery Book Group, noon, Crocodile on the Sandbank, Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St.

Holiday Festival of Lights and Parade, 4:45 p.m., Prescott Valley Civic Center.

“Holiday Gift” Choral Concert, 5 p.m., Faith United Church, 1061 N. Old Chisholm Trail, Dewey. $20. 533-4256.

“Walk Through Bethlehem” Live Theater, 6 to 8:30 p.m., American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the town of Bethlehem over 2000 years ago! 928-445-4348.

“Art Connects Us All” Community Art Show, 6 to 9 p.m., ‘Tis Gallery third floor, 105 S. Cortez St., Prescott. Benefits Northland Cares HIV Clinic. Sponsored by Clayote Studios. northlandcares.org.

“In the Christmas Mood,” 7 p.m., Elks Theatre, 117 E. Gurley St. Holiday musical spectacular.

“Let The Season Begin,” 7:30 p.m., Yavapai Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Acclaimed soprano Carmen Elisa Cancel joins the YC choirs, dancers and orchestra.

Saturday, Dec. 2

“Jingle Bells” Christmas Gift Faire and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Prescott Valley United Methodist Church, 8944 E. Sommer Drive. 772-6760.

Prescott Photography Club, 9 a.m. to noon, Prescott Valley Public Library, Crystal Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle. ESL, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Drop in Tech Help, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Meadows of Northern Arizona, 809 Gail Gardner Way, Prescott.

Annual Christmas Craft and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., American Legion Auxiliary #40, Highway 89 and Road 3, Chino Valley.

Prescott Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s Pendleton Center, 930 Division Street.

Winter Boutique Fundraiser, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Skull Valley School. Crafts, western art, gift items, handmade children’s dresses, silent auction and much more.

“A Cowboy Christmas,” 35th annual Prescott Chamber Christmas Parade, 1 to 3 p.m., downtown Prescott. After the parade, stop by Gurley Street for a photo with Santa Claus until 5 p.m. Prescott Chamber of Commerce, 928-445-2000; www.prescott.org.

63rd annual Courthouse Lighting, 6 to 6:30 p.m., north side of courthouse plaza, downtown Prescott. Prescott Chamber of Commerce, 928-445-2000; www.prescott.org.

“Walk Through Bethlehem” Live Theater, 6 to 8:30 p.m., American Lutheran Church, 1085 Scott Drive. Experience the sights, sounds and smells of the town of Bethlehem over 2000 years ago! 928-445-4348.

Frontier Christmas Open House, 6 to 8:30 p.m., Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley. Discover traditions of a “Frontier Christmas” with vintage trimmings, classic caroling, holiday tales of territorial Prescott and frontier arrival of Santa, hot cider and warm cookies; immediately following Courthouse Lighting. 928-445-3122 or www.sharlot.org.

Sunday, Dec. 3

“Winter Holiday Spectacular,” 3 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St.

Monday, Dec. 4

Holiday Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Meadows of Northern Arizona, 809 Gail Gardner Way, Prescott.

Mama’s Wranglers, 6:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library Auditorium, 7401 E. Civic Circle. Listen to them perform old time western favorites with different instruments, 4-part harmony blends, clogging, and even yodeling!

Tuesday, Dec. 5

Prescott Valley Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Harkins Theatres parking lot (Glassford Hill and Park Ave).

PVPL Everyone Improv, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

“The Hot Sardines” Jazz Combo, 7:30 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E Sheldon St. A high-energy hepcat ride through the Yuletide Songbook, guarantees to stoke your holiday spirit.

Wednesday, Dec. 6

Peter, Paul & Mary Christmas holiday experience, 6:30 p.m., Adult Center of Prescott, 1280 E. Rosser St. macdougalstreetwest.bpt.me.

Thursday, Dec. 7

Arizona Humanities Lecture: Native Roads: A Pictorial Guide to the Hopi and Navajo Nations, 5 p.m., Prescott Public Library, 215 E. Goodwin St. Historian Jim Turner details the wonders of the Four Corners region.

Friday, Dec. 8

Arizona Pioneers’ Home Foundation Holiday Bazaar, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., 300 S. McCormick St.

Acker Musical Showcase, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Courthouse Plaza. Enjoy over 100 musicians performing all around downtown area shops. Acker Night is the primary fundraising event for art and music scholarships. www.ackernight.com

Saturday, Dec. 9

Christmas Craft and Bake Sale 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 9 at Faith United Community Church 1061 Old Chisholm (Dewey in Prescott Country Club). Turn at Highway 69 and Maverick and follow signs.

Prescott Farmers Market, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Yavapai Regional Medical Center’s Pendleton Center, 930 Division Street.

Chino Family Christmas, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Heritage Middle School Gym, Road 2 North and Road 1 West. Memory Park, 4 to 6 p.m. Tree Decorating and Lighting, hot chocolate and cider with Santa, music and caroling.

Yavapai Flute Circle, noon to 2:30 p.m., Prescott Valley Public Library, Children’s Program Room, 7401 E. Civic Circle.

“A Candlelight Christmas,” 7 to 9 p.m., Trinity Presbyterian Church, 630 Park Ave.

Contra Dance, with music by Traditional Blend and calling by Steve Elliot, 7:30 to 10 p.m., First Congregational Church, 216 E. Gurley. Newcomer instruction at 7 p.m. 928-925-5210. Folkhappens.org.

Sunday, Dec. 10

Prescott POPS Symphony “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” Concert, 3 to 5 p.m., Yavapai College Performing Arts Center, 1100 E. Sheldon St. Maestro Joseph Place leads the POPS through many seasonal favorites, including “Sleigh Ride” and the “Hallelujah Chorus” from Handel’s “Messiah.” $5-$25. prescottpops.com.

Pictures with Santa at the World’s Largest Gingerbread Village, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Prescott Resort & Conference Center, 1500 Highway 69. Display up through Jan. 1.

“Esteban - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” 3 to 5:30 p.m., The Elks Theater, 117 E. Gurley.

Sixth annual Community Christmas Concert and Nativity Display at 7 p.m.; live concert features traditional music celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ, hosted by the Prescott Valley Arizona Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Location is in the LDS Stake Center Chapel, 7073 Pronghorn Ranch Parkway in Prescott Valley, near the intersection of Highway 89A and Viewpoint Drive. Choir and orchestra under the direction of Glennis Miller. Doors open at 5:45 p.m.