Follow Santa's journey around the world with the North American Aerospace Defense Command at NORAD is celebrating the 60th anniversary of tracking Santa’s yuletide journey, with a holiday countdown, games and activities leading up to the big night, At 2:01 a.m. Thursday, website visitors can watch the big guy make final preparations and take off. "Santa Cams" will stream video to the website as Santa makes his way around the world. Follow @noradsanta on Facebook and Twitter for updates.

Get out of the house for a Marshmallow Hike, 9:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday at Rocky Ridge County Park, starting at the Pheasant Pavilion in the Hidden Laurel Picnic Area. Take a stroll through the woods, then warm up with hot chocolate and a fire. Free. Registration: 428-1961.

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