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Where/When: , 8pm, Fri
Why Go: The Connecticut Choral Society and New York Boychoir will regale you with music for the holiday season.
Where/When: , 11am, Sun
Why Go: Crafts make great holiday gifts, and best of all, it costs nothing to look. This festival is presented by the Connecticut Craft Shows.
Where/When: , 6-9m, Fri; 10am-3pm, Sat
Why Go: This private school is holding this artisan craft market. Adult only sale on Saturday and family friendly shopping Saturday
Where/When: , 6-8pm, Fri; 10am-5pm, Sat; 11am-5pm Sun
Why Go: Clay artists will present their work for sale with a portion of the proceeds to benefit library. Friday is opening night.
Where/When: , 6pm, Fri
Why Go: Artists who have inspired students at the school will be on hand while the Fraser-Woods Montessori School Chorus will be on hand for a special performance.
Where/When: 3 Obtuse Road, 10am-5pm, Fri-Sun
Why Go: Ten-percent of the proceeds from this sale of handcrafted furniture and decorations will go to benefit the Newtown Victory Garden at Fairfield Hills
Where/When: , 7pm, Sat
Why Go: If you've ever been curious about this store on Hawleyville Road, the holiday party, which is open to the public, may be a good day to check it out. Non-smokers also welcomed.
Where/When: , 5pm, Sun
Why Go: Here's an opportunity to volunteer during the holidays. Toy drive culminates in distribution on Sunday.
Where/When: Through Dec. 17
Why Go: This is the last weekend to get involved in this Newtown holiday volunteer tradition before the program ends next weekend.
10. The Help (PG-13)
Where/When: , 7pm, Thu-Wed; 9pm, Fri-Sat; 1pm, Sat, Tue; 4pm, Sat, Sun
Why Go: Jessica Chastain received a Hollywood Film Festival Breakthrough Actress Award for her role about a white socialite who encourages black maids in her community to talk about their experiences in the segregated South during the 1960s.