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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 12/13/2011

Best events for kids this week

Elmo and his friends star in Sesame Street Live at the Patriot Center. (Sesame Workshop/Vee Corp.)
Today we sent our weekly Going Out Guide With the Kids e-mail newsletter, packed with giveaways, ideas from the Going Out Gurus and great reads for parents from the rest of the Post. If you want to get in on the action, sign up to get it here.

To give you a taste of the newsletter, here are three of our top picks:

‘A Barnyard Christmas’(Thursday-Saturday) Farm animals set out to help their farmer rediscover the true meaning of Christmas in this play presented by StageCoach Theatre Company.

‘Sesame Street Live: Elmo Makes Music’ (Thursday-Sunday) Elmo and his friends discover that almost anything can become a musical instrument in this live show.

Yosi and the Super Dads (Sunday) The kid-friendly rock band performs a Hanukkah concert.

Voting has closed for the Holiday Wrapping Paper Contest, but you can still view the “adorable mentions” plucked from more than 600 entries.

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