Old-Time Crucian Christmas

The St. Croix Landmarks Society presents an “Old-Time Crucian Christmas” featuring a Lantern & Mask Parade at Estate Whim Museum, tonight and Saturday from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Enjoy a Crucian Inkberry Tree, music of the season, open house, cash bar, exhibits, traditional food and drinks for sale, and a 50/50 raffle. A youth lantern and mask workshop will be held at 2:30 p.m. Admission is free, donations welcome. For more information contact the museum, located at 52 Estate Whim in Frederiksted, St. Croix, at 340-772-0598, info@stcroixlandmarks.org or visit www.stcroixlandmarks.org.

Holiday book sale

The Caribbean Genealogy Library will have another Holiday Sale at the library on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The library is located in Al Cohens Plaza at the top of Raphune Hill, in the same building as the Paint Depot.

Toy giveaway

The Salvation Army, St. Thomas, located on Main Street, will be handing out toys from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 23 for children from infants to teens. Parents must be present and must bring a birth certificate for the child or a form of ID. For more information contact the Salvation Army at 340-514-2128.

Santa at the mall

Tutu Park Mall continues its Santa’s Corner with Santa and his helpers from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday and Dec. 23. Holiday concerts are Monday through Dec. 22.

Pistarckle holiday play

Pistarckle Theater at Tillett Gardens in Anna’s Retreat, St. Thomas, presents “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.” Performances are Saturday and Sunday at 2 and 4 p.m. each day. General seating is $25/adults; $15/children. Visit www.pistarckletheater.com. Call 340-227-8451.

Tree decorating in the garden

The Emancipation Garden Christmas Card, Inc. is continuing plans for the 41st Challenge of Carols, to include coordinating the decorating of trees and selection of its booklet cover design.

Schools and businesses are invited to come to Emancipation Garden on St. Thomas with locally made ornaments to decorate a tree on Tuesday at 9 a.m. Schools are asked to be at the garden by 8:45 a.m. to select their tree. Schools will also receive a cash award when they take down the decorations on the Friday after Three Kings Day.

The Challenge of the Carols is scheduled for Christmas Day, starting at 5:45 a.m. with echo caroling. There are eight participating entries to date.

Contact Glenn “Kwabena” Davis, president, at 340-998-8952 for further information.

Miracle on Main Street

The St. Thomas-St. John Chamber of Commerce announces Miracle on Main Street will be held on Dec. 22 in downtown Charlotte Amalie.

This year, the Chamber will commemorate the community spirit of Steven Bornn, who passed recently. Steven was an early supporter of Miracle on Main Street.

Come together for an evening of shopping, entertainment, dining and visiting with friends. There will be entertainment all over the downtown and stores and restaurants will be open.

Miracle will once again feature local foods, arts, crafts and beverages in Emancipation Garden throughout the day and evening. Entertainment will include: Spectrum Band, Dr. Bernard Liburd, Clinton Stapleton, Pan In Motion, Ulla Muller School, and Bertha Boschulte Junior High School.

For questions and information email Joe Aubain at aubainjoe@gmail.com.

‘Party for a Purpose’

Stoli presents “Party for a Purpose” on Dec. 30 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at Yacht Haven Grande on St. Thomas. One hundred percent of proceeds will benefit My Brother’s Workshop.

The 21st annual Bordeaux Farmers Rastafarian Agriculture and Culture Vegan Food, Fair will take place on Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. until at the Bordeaux Farmer’s Market on St. Thomas. Admission is $3 adults and $2 for seniors and military with ID and youths ages 13 to 18. For more information, call 340-727-6684.