Preschool Story Time, 10:30 a.m., Lake Wylie Public Library. Story time and activities for ages 3 to 5 and 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. Donation: $25. 803-980-4000; firstname.lastname@example.org
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. Lessons are for beginners and intermediates. No boots or shorts. Cost: $20 donation a month requested for children’s building. 803-366-7568; email@example.com
A Hometown Holiday Celebration, Nov. 30-Dec. 2, Clover. Events will include tree lighting, children’s activities.
Rock Hill parade
Rock Hill Christmas Parade, 6:30 p.m. Nov. 30, begins on Oakland Avenue at Winthrop University, 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
Horticultural Highlight Walks, 1 p.m. Dec. 1 and Dec. 15, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Led by garden staff, learn about new developments and installations, note favorite plants and share behind-the-scenes details. Each walk is a unique experience. Walks are free with garden admission. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Make a wreath
Holiday Wreath, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 1, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Instructed by garden staff, learn the basics of wreath-making, and create your own unique wreath with a rich mix of fresh greenery and ribbon embellishments. Cost: $22 for members, $28 for non-members, plus $25 materials fee. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Photos of lights
Photographing Lights, 1-3:30 p.m. Dec. 1, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Instructed by Katherine Leonard, KL Creative, learn how to capture the holiday spirit through the lens of your camera. Cost: $50 for members, $60 for non-members. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Papercrafting: Holiday Cards, 1-3 p.m. Dec. 1, Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden, 6500 S. New Hope Road, Belmont. Learn basic skills involved in paper crafting and then use your new skills to create an ornament, gift bags and a couple of Christmas cards. Cost: $18 for members, $22 for non-members, plus $5 materials fee. 704-829-1252; DSBG.org
Tega Cay’s first Gingerbread House contest, Dec. 1, lower level of the Glennon Community Center. Entries must be delivered between 4:30-5:30 p.m. and will be judged during the city’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting. The contest is open to the public. For entry information, call 803-230-2403 or visit tegacaysc.org.
Holiday Canning 101 Class Adult-Youth Partnership, 4-6 p.m. Dec. 4, 120 N. Congress St., York. Class fee: $20.; registered 4-H members receive a discount. Use a water bath canner to prepare apple preserves and learn to use a jam maker to make holiday jam. Maximum limit for class: 6 partnerships. Minimum age for youth participant is 9. 803-684-9919, ext. 113.
Anniversary tree planting, 4 p.m. Dec. 7, New Centre Park, Clover. In observance of Arbor Day, the town will be planting a special tree at its new park.