Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Lake Wylie Public Library. Story time and activities for ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. No registration required.
Bolero dance class, 7:30-9 p.m. Wednesdays through Nov. 28, St. John’s United Methodist Church, 321 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill. Learn the Bolero, a slow and smooth dance, in this five-week series. Donation: $25 for children’s building. 803-980-4000; email@example.com
6th annual Art Frenzy invitational and open auction, 7 p.m. Nov. 15, Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill. Guests will enjoy appetizers, festive drinks and DJ music. Wear your favorite bow tie. Tickets: $20 for ACYC members, $25 for non-members and $30 at the door. Students can buy tickets for $5 with a valid school ID. 803-328-2787; yorkcountyarts.org
“Sanders Family Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15-17, Fort Mill Community Playhouse. Tickets: $15 for adults, $13 for students and seniors 65 and older. fortmillplayhouse.org
Horticultural Highlight Walks, 10 a.m. Nov. 17, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Join professional horticulture staff on a unique and custom tour of the garden highlighting new developments and installations, note favorite plants and share behind-the-scenes details. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Photographic Composition, 1:30-4 p.m. Nov. 17, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Instructed by Dave Kelly, DEK Photography, take your technical skills and apply them to composition. Learn to hone and use your visual skills to compose an image that directs the viewer to your intended image. Cost: $50 for members, $60 for non-members. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Adopt a cat, 2-5 p.m. Saturdays through Nov. 17, at Animal Adoption League’s Cat House, blue building in Crossroads Shopping Center in Fort Mill. Cats also are available for viewing at the Chirp ’n Chatter wild bird store every day of the week in the same shopping center. mynextpet.com
Learn line dance
Line Dance lessons, 1:30 p.m. Thursdays, St. John’s United Methodist Church, 321 S. Oakland Ave., Rock Hill. Start any Thursday. Cost: $20 donation a month requested for children’s building. 803-366-7568; firstname.lastname@example.org
Holidays at the Garden, Nov. 23-Dec. 31, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Lights on at 5 p.m. nightly. The Four Seasons Lawn will showcase a 30-foot-tall Norway spruce. Admission: $12 for adults, $11 for seniors 60 and older, and $6 for children 4-12. DSBG.org
A Hometown Holiday Celebration, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, Clover. Events will include tree lighting, children’s activities and more.
Rock Hill parade
Rock Hill Christmas Parade, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30, begins on Oakland Avenue at Winthrop University and ends downtown.
Fort Mill parade
Fort Mill Christmas Parade, 11 a.m. Dec. 1, downtown Fort Mill. Entry applications are available at fortmillsc.gov. 803-547-2273
Ninth annual Tirzah Christmas Parade, 3 p.m. Dec. 2, Tirzah Road, York, between S.C. 5 and S.C. 161. 803-366-3824
42nd annual Clover Christmas Parade, 3 p.m. Dec. 2, Main Street.
Anniversary tree planting in observance of Arbor Day, 4 p.m. Dec. 7, New Centre Park, Clover.
Tour of homes
30th annual York Holiday Tour of Historic Homes and Buildings, 4-8 p.m. Dec. 8 and 3-7 p.m. Dec. 9, presented by The Yorkville Historical Society. Six historic homes and two local businesses will be decorated for the holidays and open for viewing. Refreshments will be served at the Greater York Chamber of Commerce. Tickets: $10, available at the chamber, 23 E. Liberty St.; Men’s Shop, 49 N. Congress St.; or homes on the days of the tour. 803-230-4811