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Elf on the Shelf Workshop

December 11, 2019, 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

$12 – $16

We will have fun making crafts featuring the Elf on the Shelf. Children will have an opportunity to make a craft, play a game or two and enjoy a delicious snack all while singing along to our favorite holiday music.


December 11, 2019
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
$12 – $16
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Tony Bettanhausen Recreation Center (D)
8125 West 171st Street
Tinley Park, IL 60477 United States
(708) 342-4200

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