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What's Great In Dayton: December 14 - 20, 2018

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Aullwood is hosting traditional candle dipping this weekend

Dayton Contemporary Dance Company brings the classic children's book, The Littlest Angel, to life. Enjoy an evening of stunning dance, music and holiday magic. This is at the University of Dayton - Kennedy Union Theatre; tonight at 7:30pm; and Saturday, at 3 and 7:30pm.

An Americana Christmas is theater for those who like to enjoy some iconic imagery and classic songs to bring back the joy in the Holiday Season. You won't want to miss this wonderful show at the Loft Theatre tonight, Saturday and Sunday.

Cocoa and cookies are at The Dayton Dragons. You can shop for your favorite items and take a holiday photo with Gem! This is Saturday, 9am to 2pm.

The Family Holiday Film Series is at The Neon at noon and on Saturday it is POLAR EXPRESS - the animated film starring Tom Hanks based on the beloved Chris Van Allsburg classic.

Traditional candle dipping using beeswax creates special memories at Aullwood. Learn about candles, bees, lighting and conservation in this fun hands-on program. It is Saturday and Sunday starting at 2:30pm.

The Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra and The Dayton Masonic Center celebrate the season at this annual concert. You hear holiday favorites in the Dayton Masonic Center and there is no cost. There are two shows on Sunday, 3 & 7pm.

A Live Nativity is at Far Hills and Dixon, next to St. Paul's Episcopal Church. You see Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus, as Bethlehem comes alive. The crèche includes live animals. Hot beverages and treats with song and winter campfires keep you warm. This is Sunday, 6 to 8pm.

Gotta go….
Charlie, It’s Great In Dayton, Campbell