Start getting in the holiday spirit this week by visiting the Christmas Fantasy House or writing your letter to Santa!

7 Monday

Christmas Fantasy House: This private residence will be decorated for the holidays by local businesses. Visitors will be able to tour the rooms in the 10,000 square foot house, stop in the boutique to buy their own decorations and grab a bite of holiday deliciousness at the sweet shop. Proceeds go to support the Ronald McDonald House.

Delafield Park & Ride lot at I-94 and Hwy 83 exit or Exit 287 (Address not available to protect owner's privacy), 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. $20/Adults, Free/Children 12 and under. christmasfantasyhouse.com

9 Wednesday

Christmas Fantasy House: See November 7 listing.

Crazy 8 Math: Play fun games and activities that get kids hooked on math.

Capitol Library, 3969 N. 74th St., Milwaukee. 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. mpl.org

Wii U Game Night: Challenge yourself and your peers on Wii Game Night! We'll provide the snacks and games, just bring your competitive spirit.

Center Street Library, 2727 W. Fond du Lac Ave., Milwaukee. 6 to 7 p.m. mpl.org

10 Thursday

Christmas Fantasy House: See November 7 listing.

International Science Center and Science Museum Day: This is a family-friendly day where you'll learn from Discovery World Aquarists how we conserve and sustain our Great Lakes and marine resources for sustainable development. You'll be able to interact with our Great Lakes Invasive Species cart, take a closer look at species such as Sea Lamprey and meet Mr. Chapsticks, an Alligator Snapping Turtle.

Discovery World, 500 N. Harbor Drive, Milwaukee. 9 a.m to 4 p.m. Price included with general admission. discoveryworld.org

Library Chill: Come hang out in the library, bring your friends, and unwind after school. Each session will include an activity, like gaming or an art project -- or just relax, snack and chat!

Tippecanoe Library, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. 4 to 5 p.m. mpl.org

11 Friday

Christmas Fantasy House: See November 7 listing.

Make-a-Wish Believe Campaign Kickoff: Pep rally featuring the Milwaukee Bucks dancers and mascot Bango to drum up support for the annual campaign to mail letters to Santa. Macy's donates $1 to Make-a-Wish for every letter received.

Macy's at Mayfair Mall, 2500 N. Mayfair Rd., Wauwatosa. 10 a.m. macys.com/believe

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