Many fun holiday events are planned around the Cobb County and Mableton in upcoming weeks. At the Mable House, the Christmas House Arts and Crafts Show will run Nov. 30-Dec. 9. The hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 2-6 p.m. Sunday. Patrons may select from a huge variety of handmade items from more than 65 exhibitors, including scented candles, clothing, decorations, edibles, fiber art, home decor, jewelry, metal art, pottery, toys and ornaments.
Mable’s Tea Room will be open 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Nov. 30-Dec. 8, (closed Sundays). Friends and family can enjoy this more than 20-year-old tradition of homemade soups, salads, sandwiches and desserts. For reservations, call 770-819-3285. The whole family is invited to enjoy outdoor holiday fun at the Candy Cane Hunt 10 a.m.-noon, Saturday, Dec. 1. Activities will include cookie decorating, crafts, marshmallow roasting, photos with Santa and a Candy Cane Hunt with prizes. Mable House is located at 5239 Floyd Road, Mableton. Visit mablehouse.org for more information.
Several activities are also planned at The Art Place – Mountain View, at The Art Place – Mountain View, 3330 Sandy Plains Road, Marietta. The Artist Attic Holiday Show and Sale runs 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Thursday now through Dec. 15. Santa’s Art Studio will be 9:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8. The Empty Bowl Brunch charity fundraiser is set for 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Participants will enjoy delicious food and a handmade bowl to take home. Tickets are $10. Since 2002, this event has raised more than $18,000 donated to local charities. For more information, visit theartplace.us.
Cobb Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department will host Jingles and Jammies 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 8, at Ward Recreation Center, 4845 Dallas Highway, Powder Springs. Families can enjoy the fun for $10 per person. Pre-registration is required. Call 770-528-8885 for more information.