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Family events
For the week of Dec. 16-22
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This week

Active Generation holiday get-together, Flowery Branch. Bring a side dish to share and a $5 wrapped gift for Bingo. For ages 55 and older. Reservations required. 11:30 a.m. today, Mulberry Creek Community Center, 4491 JM Turk Road, Flowery Branch. 770-965-7140.

Project Greene Ford: Give Where You Live, Gainesville. Benefits the YMCA's "Care Enough to Share" program. Inflatable jumping toy for kids, face painting; chili and peanuts from Texas Roadhouse available for purchase. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Greene Ford, 2365 Browns Bridge Road, Gainesville. 770-532-5620.

"Mickey's Magic Show," Atlanta. Disney Live. Noon and 3 p.m. Sunday, Philips Arena, 1 Philips Drive, Atlanta. $19-$77.25.


Story times, Hall County. Children can listen to stories, sometimes read by special guests. Various days and times at libraries in the Hall County Library System. Free.

"Waters of Time: The Chicopee Woods Story," Gainesville. Learn about previous eras and inhabitants of Chicopee Woods. 10 a.m. to p.m. Monday-Saturdays. Elachee Nature Science Center, 2125 Elachee Drive, Gainesville. $5 adults, $3 children age 2-12; age 1 and younger and members free. 770-535-1976.

Photos with Santa, Buford. Through Dec. 24. Santa available daily. Hours and prices vary. Nordstrom Court, Mall of Georgia, 3333 Buford Drive, Buford. 678-482-8788.