EVENT DATE : November 16, 6:00PM
Cincinnati Marriott North

Outstanding women, who through their careers or volunteerism, have enhanced business, education, culture, philanthropy, and provided outstanding service to our region, will be honored on Friday, November 16. The West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance’s annual event will be held at the Cincinnati Marriott North beginning at 6 p.m. Purchase tickets in advance online. TheChamberAlliance.com/events

EVENT DATE : November 17, 6:30PM
Liberty Center

Don't miss the fourth annual Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting at Liberty Center on Saturday, November 17. Kick off your holiday shopping with Silver Saturday promotions, and enjoy a parade that will be bigger than ever at 6:30 p.m. Count down with Santa as they light the 51-foot Christmas tree to mark the start of the holiday season. Liberty-Center.com/events

EVENT DATE : November 22-23
Cincinnati Premium Outlets

Shop the Cincinnati Premium Outlets in Monroe on Black Friday for extreme savings. The outlets will open at 6 p.m. on Thanksgiving, November 22, and stay open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday. PremiumOutlets.com/outlet/cincinnati

EVENT DATE : November 24, 10:00AM
Symmetry Boutique and Gallery

Symmetry Boutique and Gallery invites you to celebrate Small Business Saturday on November 24. Shoppers will be offered Grab Bags valued at $5, $10, $20 and up to $100 in honor of this special "shop local" holiday. Plus, visit Symmetry November 1-11 for the Holiday Preview Shopping event and enjoy 20% off store-wide. SymmetryBoutiqueAndGallery.com

EVENT DATE : November 24, 10:00AM
Welling & Co. Jewelers

Stop by Welling & Co. Jewelers on Saturday, November 24 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. for an open house. Get in the holiday spirit by shopping the latest styles—from fun fashion to dazzling diamonds! Enjoy light food and beverages throughout the day and receive 25%* off storewide. *Some exclusions apply. WellingsJewelers.com

EVENT DATE : November 27, 8:00AM
Butler County

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season. One of the best ways to get involved is in your own community. Check out the list on page 42.

Berns Garden Center

Berns Garden Center is celebrating 12 Days of Christmas beginning December 1. Each day features a new activity, class or store discount. Go online for details and to see what is featured each day. BernsGardenCenter.com

EVENT DATE : December 1, 11:00AM
Sabin Hall at Liberty Center

C3 Caring Community Collaborative invites you to enjoy delicious soup and handcrafted bowls at the fourth annual Empty Bowls at Liberty Center. $20 per person goes toward hunger programs in our community, and includes soup, bread, dessert, a bowl and a drink prepared by local chefs and restaurants. Empty Bowls is Saturday, December 1, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Facebook.com/EmptyBowlsWCLib

EVENT DATE : December 1, 2:00PM
Olde West Chester

The Merchants of Olde West Chester will host a free, family-friendly community event on Saturday, December 1 beginning at 2 p.m. Then, stay for the parade which begins at 7 p.m. at the Boys and Girls Club and runs south to the West Chester Township Administration Building, where the tree lighting will take place around 8 p.m. WestChesterOH.org

EVENT DATE : 2, 16
Liberty Center

Sensory Santa provides a sensory-friendly environment for families to visit with Santa! The line opens at 10 a.m. on Sunday, December 2 and Sunday, December 16 for this exclusive opportunity with Santa at Liberty Center. Liberty-Center.com

EVENT DATE : December 4, 6:00PM
Wetherington Country Club

Join the Power of the Purse Fund for the 2018 Annual Gala on Tuesday, December 4. Enjoy a holiday concert performed by the Lakota West Choir, and watch the 2018 Grant Winner receive a check for $10,000. Bring new or gently used purses to donate to Dress for Success and receive a raffle ticket for each purse donated. POPgala2018.eventbrite.com 

EVENT DATE : December 5, 4:00PM
AC Hotel

Jingle Mingle is the West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance's holiday networking event. Join Chamber members and nonmembers at the biggest party of the year on Wednesday, December 6 at 4 p.m. at the AC Hotel at Liberty Center. Make those key contacts for networking while enjoying drinks and appetizers. Complimentary drinks for Chamber members. TheChamberAlliance.com

EVENT DATE : December 6, 6:30PM
The Spicy Olive

The Spicy Olive hosts The Wine Experience the fourth Thursday of each month. On December 6 from 6:30-8:30 p.m., December's theme is holiday entertaining, great wines and recipes for all your holiday parties. Taste four wines paired with three food courses. Participants will have a delicious evening and go home with recipes to use at home! Register online. TheSpicyOlive.com

EVENT DATE : December 7, 6:00PM
FlipSide Liberty

Join Reach Out Lakota at FlipSide at Liberty Center for the third annual Charity Tap Takeover on Friday, December 7 from 6-11:30 p.m. Featuring the MadTree and Fat Head beer families, all tips will be donated to Reach Out Lakota. Plus, you can donate to a toy drive for Toys 4 Tots. Facebook.com/FlipsideLiberty

EVENT DATE : December 8, 8:00AM
Liberty Heights Church

Don't miss Liberty Township's annual Breakfast With Santa at Liberty Heights Church on Saturday, December 8 from 8-11 a.m. Liberty Township is always looking for volunteers to help with community events like this. Student volunteer opportunities are available too. If you are interested in volunteering, go online to fill out a volunteer application. Liberty-Township.com

EVENT DATE : December 11, 6:00PM
Liberty Center

Bring your favorite furry friend for a photo with Santa on Tuesday, December 11 from 6-9 p.m. at Liberty Center. Liberty-Center.com

EVENT DATE : December 15, 9:00AM
Cincinnati Children's Liberty Campus

Ages & Stages: A New Era of Parenting is a monthly event series that provides answers to some of today’s most challenging issues facing caregivers. These events are free and include childcare for children ages 3-10. Breakfast will be served. Attend the session December 15, 9-10:30 a.m. to learn real tips to make co-parenting work for your family. CincinnatiChildrens.org

EVENT DATE : December 16, 11:00AM
VOA Park Ronald Reagan Lodge

Reserve your seat for this fun, family event on Sunday, December 16, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Enjoy a yummy buffet, entertainment by Charlie Cadabra and a visit with Santa. Framed photo of your visit with Santa available for a small fee. Space is limited. Reservations required. Registration closes December 10. For more information call (513) 867-5835. YourMetroParks.net

EVENT DATE : December 18, 11:30AM
MidPointe Library West Chester

The West Chester-Liberty Chamber Alliance invites you to Speed Networking at MidPointe Library on Tuesday, December 18 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Participate in a fun speed networking event where you can expect up to 30 three-minute face-to-face conversations. Preregister on the calendar online. TheChamberAlliance.com

EVENT DATE : December 21, 9:00AM
Graydon on Main, 1421 Main Street, Cincinnati

Members of The Blanket Crew will distribute blankets, sleeping bags, hats, socks and gloves directly to clients on Friday, December 21 from 9 a.m. to noon. All ages are welcome, but children must be accompanied by an adult. This is a great way for families to serve together.  If interested, email theblanketcrew@gmail.com. TheBlanketCrew.org

EVENT DATE : December 23, 2:00PM
Maple Knoll Village

WMKV Big Band Dances are held on the fourth Sunday of every month in the Maple Knoll Village Auditorium. They run from 2-5 p.m. and the cost to attend is only $11 per person and includes snacks and soft drinks. This month the WMKV Big Band Dance will be held on December 23. For more information please call 513.782.2427. WMKVfm.org