Christmas Cards by You! – Create your very own Christmas cards with the help of instructor Laura Symonds. You will design two cards of five different holiday designs to take home. The fee, including all supplies, is only $25. Please register and pay at the civic center no later than November 28. The class will be December 3 at 10AM.

Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration – Join Life Church and the downtown merchants for the lighting of the Downtown Christmas Tree at 7:30PM on Sunday, December 4. The downtown merchants will also be open from 1-5PM. The tree will be located in the parking lot of Life Church. There will be entertainment, Christmas Caroling and more!

Painting Party – Express your creative side on December 6 by styling a festive door hanger! You may select from an ornament, a whimsical Grinch design or a stack of presents. The fee is only $15 per project and includes all supplies. This event will be December 6 at 6PM. Please pay and register no later than December 1.

Hartselle Kiwanis Christmas Parade -The annual Christmas Parade will be held December 8 at 7PM in downtown Hartselle! This event is sponsored by the Hartselle Kiwanis. For more information, please visit their website at

Crafty Christmas Kids – Boys and Girls ages 7 and older, this class is for you! You will be designing Christmas cards of your own! What better gift to give than something that you’ve made yourself? The fee, including all supplies is only $25! This class will be December 10 at 10AM. You must pay and register at the civic center no later than December 5.

Letters to Santa – This is the perfect opportunity to get your letter to Santa! We a have a direct connection with the big guy! We will forward your letter to Santa and he will personally respond. (Please enclose a stamp with your letter.) All letters are due by December 14 to allow Santa time to answer. Teachers, if you plan to do this as a class project, please have the letters to the civic center by December 5.

Pool Pass Sale – We are having a one day pool pass sale on December 13 from 8AM-8PM. If you’d like to give the gift of fun this year, here’s your chance! We are offering passes for the Hartselle Aquatic Center at a discounted rate of $70 for one and $35 for each additional in the household. We will have gift certificates available. Please note that the aquatic center hours will change this year. Hours will be Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10AM-6PM, Tuesday and Thursday from 10AM-8PM and Sunday from 1-6PM.

Santa-Grams -Parents, would you like to schedule a personal visit from Santa for your kids? We can help! Stop by the civic center and schedule a time. Santa will stop by your house and talk with your children. The fee is $25 for the first child in the household and $5 for each additional. Please pay and register at the civic center no later than December 9th.

Supper with Santa – We have a festive evening planned with Santa on December 16 from 6-8PM. The event is open to boys and girls ages 5-10 years old. The fee is $20 per child and includes supper, games, crafts and more! Please pay and register at the civic center no later than December 12.

Mrs Claus’ Candy Kitchen –Santa’s helpers, ages 10-14 are encouraged to attend this hands-on candy making class on December 20 from 10AM-noon. The fee, including supplies is only $10. Everyone will bring home samples and directions for making the candies at home. Please pay and register no later than December 15