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Learn to make a gingerbread house

If your past attempts at a gingerbread house ended up looking more like a gingerbread shack or if you just want a fun holiday activity for your family, check out the Gingerbread House Workshop offered Dec. 14 by Portage Parks and Recreation at Shrier Park, 850 W. Osterhout Ave.

There will be are two sessions, from 1-2 p.m. and 4-5 p.m., and supplies are provided. The cost is $40 per gingerbread house, and participants must register by Dec. 2.

To register or for more information, visit and click on “Recreation Activities & Facility Rentals.”