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Christmas With the Animals Open House, Fredericksburg SPCA, 10819 Courthouse Road, Spotsylvania. Visit the shelter and enjoy holiday refreshments. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Runs again Dec. 2. 540/898-1500, ext. 302.
Gingerbread House Contest and Exhibit: "Songs of the Holidays," Historic Kenmore, 1201 Washington Ave. Opens at noon today and runs daily 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Exhibit and tour of Kenmore: Adults $10, students $5, under age 6 free. Exhibit only: Adults $5, students $2.50. Runs through Dec. 30. 540/370-0732.
Holiday Bazaar, Caroline County Community Service Center, 17202 Richmond Turnpike, Bowling Green. A showing of the movie "The Polar Express" at 11 a.m. Sponsored by Friends of Caroline Library. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 804/633-5470;
Teddy Bear/Doll Show, Rocking Horse Gallery, 803 Caroline St., Fredericksburg. Meet internationally-known teddy bear artists. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. 540/899-7606.
Rappahannock River Heritage Trail Opening, Friends of the Rappahannock, 3219 Fall Hill Avenue. Ribbon-cutting ceremony and trail tour. 10 a.m.
27th annual Pancake Feast, Fredericksburg Baptist Church (Caroline Street entrance). Sponsored by Rappahannock Rotary. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. $5, under age 5 free. 540/846-9790.
Trunk Show, The Museum Store, 215 William St. Craft artists Rich Schluter and Courtney Gillen will show and sell their work and explain how it is made. Noon to 4 p.m. 540/371-3037, ext. 125.
Free Community Lunch, St. Mary's Episcopal Church, Colonial Beach. Noon to 3 p.m. 703/304-5274.
Christmas Cork and Cheese Celebration, Gray Ghost Vineyards, 14706 Lee Highway, Amissville. Enjoy wine with local artisan cheeses and sausages in a wonderland built from 80,000 corks. Live music, tours. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Adults $20, under age 21 $10. Runs again Dec. 2. 540/937-4869.
"Deck the Halls" Holiday Floral Decorating Presentation, UMW, Dodd Auditorium. With floral consultant Jan Williams. 9:30 a.m. to noon. $25 (includes breakfast). Reservations required at 540/654-1043.
Fall Park "Clean Up" Day. Volunteers meet at the Wilderness Exhibit Shelter on State Route 20 between 8:30 and 8:45 a.m. Bags, reflective vests and snacks provided. Sponsored by Friends of Wilderness Battlefield. 9 a.m. to noon. 540/760-5948.
Celebrate the holidays like it's 1775 as Kenmore presents its candlelight tour on Sunday, Dec. 2, 5-8 p.m. See what the holidays were like with Betty and Fielding Lewis as they experienced their first Christmas ball at Kenmore. Enjoy vignettes in the chamber, dining room, drawing room, and kitchen. $10; reservations required. Info: