Metro Parks Tacoma will host a Victorian Holiday Celebration at the W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory on Sat., Dec. 3 between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Staff and volunteers dressed in beautiful Victorian costumes will answer questions, serve refreshments and take donations of socks, mittens and/or cash for the Tacoma Rescue Mission Family Shelter while visitors enjoy the beautiful Conservatory all decked out for Christmas with poinsettias, paper-whites and amaryllis. Santa will be on hand to hear holiday wishes. A professional photographer will memorialize the visit with a five-by-seven-inch photo for $15. Kids can listen to children’s stories frequently throughout the day and take part in a fun craft. The W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory is located at 316 South G Street. For more information, call (253) 591-5330 or visit http://www.metroparkstacoma.org/conservatory .