1. ‘Stress Management through Self-Care’: 10:30-11:45 a.m. Dec. 8 and 15, Littleton Council on Aging, 33 Shattuck Street.
Health and Wellness Professional Lauren McHugh will describe the effect that stress has on health, and then share strategies for preventing and reducing stress. This interactive two-part course will give participants the opportunity to share ideas, meet new people and create a plan to try the strategies discussed. "Stress Management through Self-Care" will take place at Littleton Elder and Human Services in Room 233.
Register for both free sessions at Littleton Elder and Human Services in person in Room 231, or by calling 978-540-2470.
2. Voice Soiree at Indian Hill: 7 p.m. Dec. 8, Indian Hill Music School, 36 King Street.
Indian Hill Music School Voice Department students will perform winter-themed songs. Light refreshments served.
Cost: $5 donation at the door. For information: 978-486-9524; https://indianhillmusic.org.
3. ‘The Nutcracker’: 2:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Dec. 9, Littleton Performing Arts Center, 56 King Street.
Dance Prism’s production, celebrating its 35th season this year, is a fully staged professional production of "The Nutcracker" featuring choreography, Tchaikovsky’s music and a cast of 120 professional dancers and ballet students. Effects will include falling snow and a growing Christmas tree.
Dance Prism’s "Nutcracker" is family-friendly, and young audience members are invited to meet Clara and the Nutcracker Prince following the performance. Special pre-performance programs available for Scouts and other Community Groups.
Cost: $26, adults, $20, kids/seniors. For information: 508-752-0888; DancePrismInformation@gmail.com; https://danceprism.com.
For tickets: 978-371-1038; https://danceprism.com. Group rates are available; remaining tickets may be purchased at the door. All seats reserved.
4. Indian Hill Holiday Concert: 3 p.m. Dec. 10, Indian Hill Music School, 36 King Street.
New England Flute Orchestra of Indian Hill Music — a 20-member adult flute ensemble led by Dr. Eileen Yarrison — will play seasonal and holiday song arranged for flutes. Supported by Wm. S. Haynes Co. Flutes.
Cost: $10. For information: 978-486-9524; https://indianhillmusic.org.
5. Isaac Davis Toastmasters Club Meeting: 7:15-8:45 p.m. Dec. 11, 2017, Reuben Hoar Library, 41 Shattuck Street.
The next Isaac Davis Toastmasters Club meeting will be held in Littleton, where participants can observe how the club works and see how it can improve public speaking and other interpersonal skills.
Members include residents from Acton, Boxborough, Littleton, Stow, Harvard and Maynard. The club will be meeting in the Couper Conference Room, enter via library or rear parking lot. Guests are welcome.
For information: firstname.lastname@example.org; http:\2193.toastmastersclubs.org.