Springfield Little Theatre presents Jean Shepard’s “A Christmas Story” at the Landers Theatre through Sunday (12/11). To learn more, 869-1334 or springfieldlittletheatre.org
#thepresentrun, A 5K run and one mile walk, will be held tonight (12/9) at 7 in Aurora. The cost to participate is $10 and an unwrapped toy to benefit Hope for the Holidays. And the Aurora Christmas Parade starts at 2 tomorrow (12/10). Click here for details.