PRANCING MARIONETTES

Kids and families can enjoy the Bob Baker Marionette Theater Holiday Show at 4:30 p.m. today at One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena. Free. Call (626) 564-1066 or visit onecolorado.com.    

DAZZLING ORNAMENTS

Guests of all ages can design unique, jewel-encrusted ornaments to give away or keep for their own trees starting at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Pasadena Public Library’s Linda Vista Branch, 1281 Bryant St., Pasadena. Call (626) 744-7278 to sign up and visit cityofpasadena.net/library for information. 

TALES OF COURAGE

The film “Watchers of the Sky” (watchersofthesky.com) screens from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Brand Library and Art Center, 1601 W. Mountain St., Glendale, interweaving four stories of remarkable courage, compassion and determination, uncovering the life of Raphael Lemkin, the man who created the word “genocide” and believed the law could protect against mass atrocities. Free. Call 818) 548-2051 or visit brandlibrary.org.

HOLIDAY SING-ALONG

Lake Avenue Church, 393 N. Lake Ave., Pasadena presents Handel’s “Messiah” sing-along, as the audience joins in singing the classic work, along with a 100-member voice choir, led by soloists Tiffany Rivette, Tessa Studebaker, Jon Lee Keenan, Ryan Reithmeir and an orchestra, starting at 4 p.m. Sunday. Free. Call (626) 844-4721 or visit lakeave.org.