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Events, gatherings and products that are cropping up

Holiday Happening Craft Show. 9 a.m. Dec. 4. Richmond City Hall, 239 W. Main St., Richmond. (859) 623-8753. http://parks.richmond.ky.us.

Ward Hall Christmas Open House & Holiday Market. 10 a.m. Dec. 4, 12:01 p.m. Dec. 5. Ward Hall Mansion, 1782 Frankfort Road, Georgetown. $7 adults, $3 children older than 5. (859) 396-4257. www.wardhall.org.

Holiday Home Tour. 1 p.m. Dec. 4. Gateway Regional Arts Center, 101 E. Main St., Mt. Sterling. $25. (859) 498-8732. www.mtsterlingtourism.com.

A Butler Christmas Tea & Tour. 2 p.m. Dec. 4. General Butler State Resort Park, Old Highway 227, Carrollton. $5 advance, $7 at the door. (502) 525-7256. www.parks.ky.gov.

Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour of Homes. 3 p.m. Dec. 4. Madison Visitors Center, 601 W. First St., Madison. $15 adults, $5 children. 1-800-559-2956 or (812) 265-2956. www.nightsbeforechristmas.com.

My Old Kentucky Home State Park Candlelight Tours. 5:30 p.m. Dec. 4, 10, 11. My Old Kentucky Home State Park, 501 E. Stephen Foster Ave., Bardstown. $5.50 adults, $5 seniors, $3.50 ages 6-12, free for ages 5 and younger. 1-800-323-7803. www.parks.ky.gov.

Old Fashioned Christmas in Downtown Georgetown. 6 p.m. Dec. 4. Downtown Georgetown, Main St., Georgetown. (502) 863-5424. http://gtown.org.

White Hall State Historic Site Victorian Christmas Tours. 6 p.m. Dec. 4, 10, 11. White Hall State Historic Site, 500 White Hall Shrine Rd., Richmond. Adults $6, ages 6-12 $3. (859) 623-9178. www.parks.ky.gov.

St. Mary School Tour of Homes. 2 p.m. Dec. 5. Annunciation Parish Center, High Street, Paris. $10. (859) 987-3815.

Brown Bag Lunch Series: The Honeybee Reclaiming What's Lost. Noon Dec. 8. Salato Wildlife Education Center, #1 Sportsman Ln., Frankfort. Free. (502) 564-7863. www.fw.ky.gov.

Midway's Christmas Open House. 6:30 p.m. Dec. 10, 11:30 a.m. Dec. 11. Historic Midway, 101 E. Main St., Midway. Free. (859) 846-9827. www.meetmeinmidway.com/visitors/christmas-open-house.html.

Midway Holiday Home Tour. 1 p.m. Dec. 11. Downtown Midway, Main St., Midway. $20. (859) 227-8993. www.thoroughbredtheatre.com.

Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas Party — Auction of Festival of Wreaths. 6 p.m. Dec. 11. Hopewell Museum, 800 Pleasant St., Paris. $50 members, $55 non-members. (859) 987-7274. www.hopewellmuseum.org.

Waveland State Historic Site Candlelight Tour. 6 p.m. Dec. 11, 12. Waveland State Historic Site, 225 Waveland Museum Rd., Lexington. $7 adults, $6 seniors, $4 students, free for pre-schoolers. (859) 272-3611. www.parks.ky.gov.

Holiday crafts classes

Eastern Kentucky University Community Education, 521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond. (859) 622-1228. www.ceo.eku.edu/communityeducation.

■ Swedish Star. 5 p.m. Dec. 6. $40.

■ Holy Night Arrangement. 6:30 p.m. Dec. 6. $20.

■ Pottery Lined Oval Nantucket Basket. 9 a.m. Dec. 7, 9 a.m. Dec. 14. $60.

■ Tulip Fretwork Twill Bowl Basket (Beginner). 5 p.m. Dec. 9. $60.

Swedish Star Basket. 9 a.m. Dec. 10. EKU Danville Community Education, 1560 Hustonville Rd., Danville. $40. (859) 622-1228. www.ceo.eku.edu/communityeducation.

Submit listings 10 days in advance at Calendar.kentucky.com by clicking on "add to our listings" at the top of the page. Events can also be submitted to Digging In, in care of Camille Weber, Lexington Herald-Leader, 100 Midland Avenue, Lexington, Ky. 40508. If you have a question, call (859) 231-3557 or 1-800-950-6397, Ext. 3557, or e-mail cweber@herald-leader.com (put "Digging In" in the subject field)

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