To get in the holiday spirit take your family to see San Francisco Ballet's Nutcracker. Tickets are available online at http://ow.ly/5UDvM.
To find information about the story and the ballet, go to the MARINet catalog and type in the title: Nutcracker. By clicking on the Limit This Search button at the top of the page you can limit to books, DVDs, or music. If you type in the author: Hoffman E T A and scroll down to the title Nutcracker, you'll get a different list of books. The library materials are popular at this time of the year, so get them before they're all taken!