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Around the Rim: week of Dec. 6

Holiday Photo Booth Dec.6

Reserve a 20-minute slot with the Grand Canyon Rec Center’s photo booth Dec. 6. More information is available at (928) 638-3389.

Tusayan Holiday Lights Dec. 7

Join community members in Tusayan in the Tusayan Sports Complex, located off Long Jim Loop Road, as they light the entire park for the holiday season. The event will begin at 5 p.m. and will feature a special ribbon cutting ceremony, a mini drone show, and activities for the whole family.

Santa Breakfast and Holiday Market Dec. 9

Join Santa Dec. 9 from 8-11 a.m. at the Grand Canyon School cafeteria for a community breakfast. All proceeds will benefit the 8th grade class field trip to Washington D.C. A holiday vendor market will also be occurring simultaneously.

Coffee & Poetry Dec.10

Grand Canyon Rec Center is hosting a Coffee and Poetry session Dec. 10 at 10:30 a.m. More information is available at (928) 638-3389.

Holiday Movie Night Dec.13

Grand Canyon Rec Center is hosting a holiday movie night Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. Call (928) 638-3389 for more info.

Community Blood Drive Dec. 12

The Grand Canyon Rec Center will again be hosting a community blood drive through Vitalant Dec. 12 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Appointments are suggested, and to schedule, individuals can visit the Vitalant website with blood drive code: “grandcyn.”

Bright Angel Bicycles changes to winter hours

From now until January, Bright Angel Bicycles will adjust their rental hours to 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily weather permitting. The Café will be open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Grand Canyon Railway winter schedule

The Grand Canyon Railway is switching to a winter schedule, with the train leaving daily from Williams at 8:30 a.m. and arriving at the Train Depot in the park at 11:45 a.m.

Grand Canyon Clinic transitions to winter hours

North Country Healthcare (Grand Canyon Clinic) has transitioned into their winter hours. New hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

GC Conservancy offers holiday discount for locals

Once again GCC is offering a holiday discount for community members. From Dec. 3-9, community members can save 30% off their total purchase in-store at any GCC retail location. This discount applies to the Grand Canyon Village Stores and the Desert View Watchtower.

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