November 6, 2017

december events

Ornament Workshop

Sunday, December 3rd – 1 to 3 pm


Children of all ages are welcome to this workshop where various methods of ornament decoration will be available! All materials provided. Feel free to come at any time during the window since the crafts will likely not take the full two hours. $5 fee per child to attend.

Terrific Thursdays in December

Thursday, December 7th, 14th, and 21st

Terrific Thursdays are a great time to shop in Decatur with all kinds of stores offering all kinds of good things. Little Shop is offering a $10 gift card for each $100 spent in our shop on Thursdays this month

You can find a complete list of participating stores here.

Yule Ball!!!

Friday, December 8th – 9 pm to midnight

Little Shop is hosting a 21 and up YULE BALL for all the grown up witches and wizards who are too old for Camp Hogwarts but still full of magic! $35 will earn each guest three complimentary drinks, snacks, crafts (including a pre-made, self-selected wand), trivia, dancing, and general magical fun. We will keep the registers OPEN, so you can also get some holiday shopping done AFTER HOURS! We are looking forward to a truly special night and hope that you can join us. Costumes and/or very fancy attire encouraged! IDs will be checked at the door. Sign ups begin on November 6. Come in or call (404-373-6300) to reserve your place!

A Charlie Brown Christmas Jazz Night

Terrific Thursday Evening, December 7th – 6:45 to 8:15ish pm

Everyone knows Vince Guaraldi’s iconic soundtrack from the beloved holiday television show, A Charlie Brown Christmas! But have you ever heard it live in person? For one night only, we’ll have professional jazz musicians from the Rialto Center here at Little Shop, playing the album in it’s entirety! We can’t think of a better way to get in the holiday spirit. Join us for festive drinks, live jazz music, and lots of good cheer! We won’t blame you if you start dancing in the shop!

Gingerbread Storytime

Saturday, December 9th – 11 am (FULL); 1 pm (FULL); 3 pm (FULL)

Registration for these events are full.

Children of all ages are welcome to a fun and delicious storytime featuring our favorite gingerbread stories and then cookie decorating! $5 fee per child to attend.

Grinch Storytime

Terrific Thursday, December 14th – 7 pm


The GRINCH himself is visiting Little Shop! Come by for a fun Grinch storytime…a Terrific Thursday event!

Polar Express Storytime

Saturday, December 16th – 12 pm (FULL); 3 pm (FULL)

Registration for these events are full.

Join us for a reading of the beloved class, “The Polar Express,” as well as hot chocolate! There may also be a special visitor…you can probably guess who! $5 fee per child to attend.

Hanukkah Storytime

Sunday, December 17th – 3 pm

Local author Laurel Snyder will be our guest reader AND we will have an American Sign Language translator for this year’s Hanukkah storytime! Whether you celebrate the holiday yourself or just want to learn more, this is a storytime designed for ALL children.

Caleb Zane “Top Elf” Event!

Terrific Thursday, December 21st – 7 pm

An EXTRA Terrific Thursday! Author Caleb Zane will be visiting the shop to host a fun night of reading and Santa activities based on his middle grade novel, “Top Elf!” Terrific Thursdays in December at Little Shop mean than if you purchase $100 worth of books you get a $10 gift certificate to use in the new year!

The Night Before the Night Before Christmas

Saturday, December 23rd – 1 pm (FULL); 4 pm (FULL)

Registration for these events are full.
Come meet SANTA and hear him read The Night Before Christmas! We know it’s the night BEFORE the night before…but it’s just as magical. $5 fee per child to attend.

Holiday Hours

Sunday, December 24th – 10 am to 2 pm

Monday, December 25th – Closed (Merry Christmas!)

Tuesday, December 26th – Closed

Wednesday, December 27th – 10 am to 8 pm

Thursday, December 28th – 10 am to 9 pm

Friday, December 29th – 10 am to 9 pm

Saturday, December 30th – 10 am to 9 pm

Sunday, December 31st – Closed

Monday, January 1st – Closed (Happy New Year!)

Tuesday, January 2nd – Closed

Wednesday, January 3rd – 10 am to 8 pm

and back to regular hours!