Remaining clean and sober through the holidays in North Hollywood and the San Fernando Valley can be fun and supported by community events. Try some of the following:
NA SAN FERNANDO VALLEY ANNUAL NEW YEAR’S EVE MARATHON MEETINGS
Meetings: 9:00pm – 4:00am, Reseda United Methodist Church, 18120 Saticoy Methodist Church, Reseda, CA 91335
Travel Town Railroad’s Santa Express begins 5-8 p.m. Nov. 26-27 and other dates in December. Tickets $7 per person; $5 photo with Santa. 5200 Zoo Drive, Los Angeles. 323-662-9678. www.griffithparktrainrides.com.
A Snow White Christmas: Lythgoe Family Productions presents a traditional British panto, previews 2 and 6 p.m. Nov. 27; opens 7 p.m. Nov. 30. Check website for other dates through Dec. 18. Tickets $49 previews; $54 and $34 children for other performances. El Portal Theatre, 5269 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood. 818-508-4200. www.elportaltheatre.com.
San Fernando Valley Chorale’s The Joyful Sounds of Christmas: Dec. 17 at St. Stephen’s Lutheran Church, 15950 Chatsworth St., Granada Hills. Admission $10; $5 children. 818-884-8897.
Bob Cratchit and Mr. Tightwad: A new musical based on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” preview 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8. Opens, 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9; 3 and 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and 3 p.m. Dec. 11. Show runs other dates through Dec. 31. Tickets $20; $15 seniors 62 and older; $12 children 13 and younger. Secret Rose Theatre, 11246 Magnolia Blvd., North Hollywood. 800-838-3600. www.cratchitmusical.com.
California Dance Academy’s The Nutcracker Ballet: 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 10; 2 p.m. Dec. 11; 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 17; 2 p.m. Dec. 18. Tickets $18-$24; $14-$20 seniors, students and children. Madrid Theatre, 21622 Sherman Way, Canoga Park. 818-347-9938. www.culturela.org/madridtheatre
Las Posadas at Andres Pico Adobe: The San Fernando Valley Historical Society presents the traditional Mexican Christmas pageant, 5 p.m. Dec. 10. Free. 10940 Sepulveda Blvd., Mission Hills. 818-365-7810. www.sfvhs.com.
Pierce College Choir and Encore Singers and the L.A. Pierce Symphony Winds perform a Holiday Gala: 3 p.m. Dec. 11. Tickets $12.50; $10 seniors and students. Valley Performing Arts Center at CSUN, 18111 Nordhoff St., Northridge. 818-677-3000.
LA Kings sponsored outdoor ice rink Woodland Hills
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