Time to deck the halls with holly and ivy as the United States Air Force will present "Holly and Ivy: A Holiday Serenade" at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Southwest Motors Events Center.

The renowned band will perform holiday classics, providing an evening of holiday festivities for all.

Tickets are free and can be picked up at The Pueblo Chieftain, Colorado State Fair Grounds or Black Hills.

 

No. 2: If you're looking to share Holiday Memories, "StoryKeepers" will present a free monthly event open to all ages which promotes the telling of true-life stories.

Each month there is a different theme, and anyone can share a story in an open-mic style setting.

December's event will begin at 10 a.m. at the InfoZone Theater on the fourth floor of the Robert Hoag Rawlings Public Library, 100 E. Abriendo Ave.

"StoryKeepers" will be held the first Saturday of each month.

 

No. 3: The Pueblo City-County Library District will host "Speak Your Peace" at the Robert Hoag Rawlings Public Library, 100 E. Abriendo Ave. at 6 p.m. Thursday.

The event will feature speakers of Diverse backgrounds speaking about various topics important to them and their culture.

To reserve a slot, call Deborah Martinez Martinez at 561-0993. Thee vent is family friendly.

 

No. 4: Two new films will hit theaters this weekend.

For fans of Rudyard Kipling, "Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle" is now in theaters. Andy Serkis stars in and directors the "Jungle Book" live action film. Christian Bale, Benedict Cumberbatch and Cate Blanchett also star in the tale that follows Mowgli on a journey to rejoin humans.

Unlike the Disney versions of the film, 'Mowgli' is a bit more grown up and darker.

For horror fans, "The Possession of Hanna Grace" is also new to theaters.

After leaving rehab, a police officer takes a graveyard shift in a morgue before she faces a series of horrifying and violent events caused by a possessed corpse.

— Luke Lyons