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December 25, 2011 12:00 am

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TUESDAY-THURSDAY

Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium Winter Mini-Camp, Highland Park, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Children ages 5-9 can enjoy three fun-filled days learning about animals in their natural habitats. Fees: members $26 for one class/$70 for all three days; nonmembers $32 for one class/$84 for all three. Register at www.pittsburghzoo.org.

THURSDAY

"Kwanzaa and the Seven Principles: Sustaining and Sharing the World," Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium, 1825 Centre Ave., Hill District, from 3-10 p.m. The children's program runs from 3-5 p.m. and includes arts and crafts and music. The family program runs from 5-10 p.m. and includes Drum Call, Temujin the Storyteller, Lighting of the Kinara/Blessing of Food, Hill Dance Academy Theatre, poet LaKeisha Wolf, Roger Humphries and Rh Factor, Maulana Karenga, singer/songwriter Ricardo Iamuuri, Adoration Gospel Group, Balafon West African Dance Ensemble and The Flow Band. Mr. Karenga, creator of Kwanzaa, speaks at 7 p.m. Free. Visit www.kentearts.org.

THURSDAY

"A Pittsburgh Treasure Sampler: Word of God: Vallance, St. Anthony's Reliquaries and Maxo Vanka Murals," 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The tour begins at The Andy Warhol Museum, North Side, at the exhibition "Word of God: Jeffrey Vallance," then moves to Troy Hill to the reliquaries at St. Anthony's Church, then on to Millvale to the Maxo Vanka Murals at St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church. The tour ends with croissants and brioche from Jean-Marc Chatellier's French Bakery. Reservations are required, and you must provide your own transportation. For tickets -- $30, $20 for CMP members and $15 for students -- www.warhol.org or 412-237-8300.

FRIDAY

The Holiday HAHA Comedy Show at Club Cafe, 56 S. 12th St., South Side, at 7 p.m. The show features stand-up/sketch comedy by Ron Placone, C.J. Harlow, Andy Picarro and musical guest Congressmen on Craigslist. Derek Minto hosts. In its fifth year, the Holiday HAHA is a celebratory night of comedy in Pittsburgh. Mark McCall, Molly Sharrow and other comedy locals also will perform. Doors open at 6 p.m. For tickets, $5 in advance, $7 at the door, www.clubcafelive.com.


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