Christmas concert: The Clark Atlanta University Choirs will present their annual Christmas choral concert at 7:06 p.m. Nov. 29 at First Presbyterian Church. The ensembles, under the leadership of the current conductor, Curtis Everett Powell, will welcome a special guest soprano, Calesta “Callie” Day, who is a native of Atlanta. Free and open to all. Information: 1328 Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta. 404-892-8461, www.firstpresatl.org.
Light celebration: Visitors can drive or stroll through a Nativity and light celebration featuring Christian-themed Christmas trees, Christmas carolers, hot chocolate, cookies and gifts for children at Bethel United Methodist Church from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 2-3. The entire event, including snacks and gifts, will be free and open to all. Information: 245 Fairview Road, Stockbridge. 770-474-2570, www.bethel-umc.com.
Concert for all: Get ready for an evening of soulful music and Shabbat tunes featuring local musicians during Acoustic Shabbat Cafe, which will be held from 7-8 p.m. Dec. 9 at San Francisco Coffee Roasting Company (1192 N. Highland Ave. N.E., Atlanta). The evening will celebrate people of all faiths and backgrounds through live acoustic music, blessings and cheerful songs. Free and open to all to attend; coffee, food and drinks will be available for purchase. Information: 678-812-4002, www.atlantajcc.org.
Christmas concert: Celebrate the joy of the season at an annual Christmas concert, which will be held at 6 p.m. Dec. 10 as well as 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Dec. 11 at Mount Paran Church. Free and open to all. Information: 2055 Mount Paran Road N.W., Atlanta. 404-923-8700, www.mountparan.com.
Children’s celebration: Children ages 3-10 will be able to partake in a special Hanukkah-themed Shabbat along with a storytime session, menorah making, latkes eating and more beginning at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 16 at Congregation Ner Tamid. The celebration will be followed by a traditional Shabbat service. To attend, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, contact information and number of children in your party. Free and open to all. Information: 1349 Old Highway 41, Marietta. 678 264-8575, www.mynertamid.info.
Lessons and carols: During a special lessons and carols traditional service, Scripture lessons will be read and Advent carols will be sung beginning at 6 p.m. Dec. 18 at Grace Episcopal Church. Free and open to all. Information: 422 Brenau Ave. N.E., Gainesville. 770-536-0126, www.gracechurchgainesville.org.
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