Special holiday schedule

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent

Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens has a special holiday schedule over the next several days. You and the family can visit on Christmas Day between 5 and 10 p.m. Then, starting on Friday, Dec. 26 and continuing through Tuesday, Dec. 30, special programming and family entertainment will take place.

Celebrate Kwanzaa on Friday, Dec. 26. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., you can create seasonal crafts and sample food. At 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Tony West and the Imani Dancers will demonstrate the beautiful art forms of African dance and music.

The theme on Saturday, Dec. 27 is Endless Recess with classic party tunes and interactive dance songs from popular movies and TV shows.

On Sunday, Dec. 28, the Columbus Zoo brings animals to visit, as does Outback Ray on Monday, Dec. 29.

On Tuesday, Dec. 30, Erica Carlson performs her Balloon Mystery Magic show at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

For more information, go to www.fpconservatory.org.