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Family Holiday VINGO
Put your trivia skills to work with this fun twist on Bingo!  Bring the family, watch video clips and listen!  Get a Vingo (just like bingo) and win!  Event includes the games, pizza and a beverage.

Friday, December 9 6-8pm
Cost is $5 in advance and $7 at the door
Veterans Memorial Community Center

Breakfast with Santa/Candy Cane Hunt
Santa is coming for breakfast in Inver Grove Heights! Families will enjoy a light breakfast (donuts, muffins, juice, coffee, fruit), visit with Santa, crafts, games, a selfie booth, reindeer rides, face painting, candy cane hunt and toy raffle.  In order to be eligible for the raffle, participants must bring a pair of new mittens or gloves to donate.

Saturday, December 10

Two sessions:  8:30-10am or 10:30am-noon
Cost is $5 in advance or $7 at the door
Veterans Memorial Community Center

Skate with Santa (all ages, children must be accompanied by an adult)
Ho! Ho! Ho! Santa is coming to visit the Community Center on skates!  Skate around the ice with Santa and your family.  Come dressed in red or green and you will get a special holiday prize.  Hot beverage and snacks will be provided.

Saturday, Dec. 10
$5 per person in advance; $7 at the door
Register by Friday, Dec. 2
VMCC, West Arena

Selfie Scavenger Hunt
Get out of the house and go for a drive or walk around Inver Grove Heights! Get your digital camera or smartphones ready for some Holidays in the Heights selfie fun! Selfie Scavenger Hunt sheets will be posted online at www.invergroveheights.org/hunt or available for pickup at Veterans Memorial Community Center.

You can submit your entry to . Entries must be submitted by Monday, Dec. 19.  All entries will be eligible for a random drawing (cash prizes of $100, $75 and $50) and winners will be posted online on Dec. 20.

Light Up the Heights
Help spread holiday cheer and possibly win a prize!  Enter the Parks and Recreation holiday lighting contest- Light Up the Heights! Entries will be judged on overall impact, visual appeal, uniqueness, variety, safety and tidiness.  All entries will be placed on a map so that residents can create their custom holiday lights tour around town.

Still: Non-moving light display on a house, yard, fence tree of any combination listed.

Motion: Moving light display on a house, yard, fence, tree or any combination listed.

Cash prize of $100 for 1st Place and $75 for 2nd Place in both categories

More information about contest guidelines and the official entry form can be found at www.invergroveheights.org/lights. 

Deadline is Dec. 9.  Judging will take place Dec. 12-14 and winners will be posted and maps available on Dec. 16

Family New Year's Eve Party
Come celebrate the New Year with us!  Swim in our water park, jam out to music, play bingo, make cool crafts and ice skate

Saturday, December 31
$25 per family (up to 4 people); $8 per individual