On Saturday, December 17, 2005, the Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department will host a hands-on holiday craft workshop. The event will take place at Darby Park, 3400 West Arbor Vitae, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Activities will begin promptly at 1:00 p.m. with a special holiday magic show. Immediately after the show, everyone is invited to participate in various workshops, where they will have the opportunity to make holiday crafts. Workshops will include creative Christmas cards, holiday picture frames, stamped holiday gift wrap, ornament making, personalized stockings and more. Other activities include face painting, cookie decorating and photos with Santa. Create your own gifts and get a jump start on the holiday season. Join us for some holiday cheer and don’t forget your camera. Light refreshments will be served. The cost is $5 for adults and $1 for children (ages 1-15). To purchase tickets in advance or to find out more information, please call the City’s Cultural Office at (310) 412-8700.