LOWELL -- The Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St., will hold a Gingerbread City event on Thursday, Dec. 27, from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Each individual or group will be given a building in the town to create out of an assortment of sweets. The creations will then be put together to make a Gingerbread City.

Awards will be given to groups and individuals in a variety of categories like Most Mouth Watering or Most Likely to Make Your Dentist Rich. All supplies will be provided. Open to young people in 5th through 12th grade.

Sign up by contacting the Pollard Children's Desk at 978-674-1529. Space is limited to the first 20 people.