- Rockin' Winter Wonderland to benefit Toys for Tots at Live Wire Tavern in Smithfield on Dec. 15 at 6 p.m. featuring seven bands. Ages 21+. $6 donation, and take new, unwrapped toys!
- Scottdale's Geyer Theater is performing The Nutcracker. I'm going super high class for The Nutcracker this year--finally--and seeing it in Pittsburgh.
- Cookie jars from the Friends of the Carnegie Library. $10 at the library.
- Cross Worlds Nexus, now available in more comic stores in the area and fresh off an appearance at Steel City Con.