River Hills Women's Club Luncheon, Dec. 17, River Hills Country Club. Cocktails begin at noon, with lunch served at 12:30 p.m., followed by the program at 1 p.m. The Clover High School Choraliers will perform, led by Jay Forest. 803-831-0210; firstname.lastname@example.org
SOUP & SONG
Soup & Song, noon Dec. 17, Country Club of Rock Hill, 600 Country Club Drive, Rock Hill. Tickets: $16, includes entertainment and lunch. 803-328-2787
TEGA CAY VINTAGE CLUB
Tega Cay Vintage Club dinner meeting, Dec. 17, Tega Cay Golf Club Phil Glennon Community Center. Cocktails begin at 6:30 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. 803-547-6662
Christmas Bedtime Story Time, 6:30 p.m. Dec. 18, Lake Wylie Public Library. Wear pajamas and enjoy a family storytime with songs and stories; for all ages, accompanied by an adult. yclibrary.org
Living History Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays year-round, Historic Brattonsville, 1444 Brattonsville Road, McConnells. Witness life in the Carolina Backcountry during the 18th and 19th centuries through activities such as farming, shearing sheep, picking cotton and military drills. Activities and demonstrations vary weekly. Admission: $6 for adults, $5 seniors; $3 ages 4-17, free for members and children 3 and younger. 803-684-2327
A Winter Solstice Celebration, 7 a.m. Dec. 21, The Schiele Museum of Natural History, 1500 E. Garrison Blvd., Gastonia, N.C. Join revelers to greet the Winter Solstice sunrise following the longest night of the year. Bring drums, horns and rattles to celebrate Midwinter in the manner of our Stone Age ancestors. Meet in the main parking lot by the Schiele Megalith stone. 704-854-6676
"It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play," 8 p.m. Dec.16-18, Duke Energy Theatre in Spirit Square, produced by North Carolina Stage Company and Immediate Theatre Project, both of Asheville, N.C., professional theatre companies. Tickets: $15-$25. 704-372-1000; blumenthalcenter.org
York County High School Exhibition, through Dec. 31, Perimeter Gallery & Lewandowski Classroom Gallery, Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill. 803-328-2787
Vernon Grant Santas exhibition, through Dec. 31, Dalton Gallery, Center for the Arts, 121 E. Main St., Rock Hill. 803-328-2787
"The Real Christmas Story" through December, NarroWay Productions, 3346 Hwy. 21, Fort Mill. 803-802-2300; narroway.net
'THE SANTALAND DIARIES'
"The Santaland Diaries" through Dec. 21, Actor's Theatre of Charlotte, 650 E. Stonewall St., Charlotte. Performances times: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. Sundays. This theatrical adaptation is a comedy about an unemployed actor and sometimes a Manhattan apartment cleaner, who resorts to working as one of Santa's elves during the Christmas season at Macy's. Patrons will be seated at café tables and will be offered drink service to their table during the performance. Ticket: $20. 704-342-2251; actorstheatrecharlotte.org
York County Chapter Bloodmobile Drive, 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Dec. 27, Starbucks-Baxter, 926 Market St., Fort Mill.