Children can embrace the sweet side of the season by creating yummy treats.
CAROLS, COOKIES & CRAFTS HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
Tennessee State Museum
1000 Rosa L. Parks Blvd., Nashville
615-741-2692 | tnmuseum.org
Saturday, Dec. 8
All ages can enjoy carols, create holiday cards and gifts, and decorate cookies. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Free.
COOKIE DECORATING PARTY
Edgehill Public Library
1409 12th Ave. S., Nashville
615-862-5861 | nashvillepubliclibrary.org
Monday, Dec. 17
Ages 7 – 18 can decorate holiday cookies. 4:30 p.m. Free. Register.
CREATIVE ZONE: COOKIE DECORATING & ORNAMENT MAKING
Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum
222 Fifth Ave. S., Nashville
615-416-2001 | countrymusichalloffame.org
Sunday, Dec. 9
All ages can decorate cookies inspired by the Hall of Fame medallion and create a country music-themed ornament to take home. 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Free with gate admission ($25.95 adults, free for ages 18 & younger in Davidson and surrounding counties).
HOLIDAY COOKIE DECORATING
American Girl Store at CoolSprings Galleria
1800 Galleria Blvd., Franklin
877-247-5223 | americangirl.com/retail/nashville.php
Thursdays, Dec. 6 – 20
Ages 5 & older can decorate three holiday cookies with frosting and sprinkles (while supplies last). 3 – 7 p.m. $8.
HOLIDAY COOKIE DECORATING
4312 Gallatin Road, Nashville
615-862-5866 | nashvillepubliclibrary.org
Saturday, Dec. 22
Ages 4 & older can decorate sugar cookies with icing and sprinkles. 2 p.m. Free.
KIDS’ HOLIDAY COOKING CAMP
The Curious Kitchen
1602 W. Northfield Blvd., Murfreesboro
615-956-6077 | thecuriouskitchen.net
Dec. 20 – 22
In this three-day camp, kids will explore holiday foods from around the world; make holiday cookies and sweets; and create gourmet gingerbread houses. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. $150. Register in advance.
MOM & ME COOKIE DECORATING
7020 Church St., Brentwood
629-202-6949 | sugardrop.com
Dec. 8 & 21
Ages 8+ with a parent can learn to make sugar cookies with royal icing along with a variety of frosting techniques. 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Dec. 8) and 2 – 4 p.m. (Dec. 21). $90 ($45 each additional child). Register.
MOVIES & COCOA WITH SANTA
Williamson County Enrichment Center
110 Everbright Ave., Franklin
615-786-0186 | wcparksandrec.com
Friday, Dec. 14
Ages 10 & younger can get pics with St. Nick, decorate cookies, write letters to the North Pole and watch a holiday flick. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Register. $10.
S’MORE THE MERRY
Shelby Bottoms Nature Center, Nashville
615-862-8539 | sbnc.nashville.gov
Friday, Dec. 21
This winter solstice celebration for all ages includes s’more making, winter stories and seasonal crafts. 1 – 2 p.m. Free.
STORYTIME WITH SANTA
401 S. Mt. Juliet Road, Ste. 320, Mt. Juliet
615-773-2298 | shopprovidencemarketplace.com
Saturday, Dec. 15
There are cookie decorating stations and a hot cocoa bar to enjoy while Santa tells tales and reads from a magical book. 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Free.