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Norfolk boasts a hot lineup of family and learning events this week

If the playground, park and movie routine is getting a little tired, why not do something different with the kids this week? From a crafting event to a Christmas village, these events will win approval from everyone in the family.

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Craft activity

From the event description:

This month, we're celebrating every child's right to play! We want to help you build more play into each day by making home the most important playground in the world.  

When: Thursday, Dec. 19, 5 p.m.
Where: 1500 Ikea Way
Price: Free
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Dickens' Christmas Towne

From the event description:

Celebrate the holidays in this magical village featuring photos with Santa, Geoffrey The Talking Christmas Tree, Randy the Plain-Nosed Reindeer, Walking Gingerbread Men, Talking Nutcrackers, a Juggling Jack in the Box, Steampunk Vehicles, on-stage entertainment, music, shops, sweet and savory fare, free crafts for kids and more!

When: Friday, Dec. 20, 5 p.m.
Where: 1 Waterside Drive
Price: $5-$7.50
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Up to 52% off scavenger hunt

From the deal description:

Digital family-friendly scavenger hunt game sends teams through the city competing to find items and complete challenges with the help of a remote guide.

Where: 101 E. Main St., Downtown Norfolk
Price: $19- $59 (up to 52% off regular price)
Click here for more details, and to take advantage of this deal

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