01/23/2015 - 05/22/2015 , Assabet River National Wildlife Refuge
Nature themed program series that will include crafts, stories, and games or songs that will relate to a different topic each month. Programs are typically held the 4th Friday of every month 10:30am – 11:30am for 2 to 5 year olds; siblings welcome.
May: Pond life >>
The Arlington Alive Summer Arts Block Party is back to celebrate the arts and culture in Arlington, MA. Join us to kick off the summer season on Saturday, June 20th from noon to 5:00pm at Broadway Plaza in Arlington Center, visitors will hear an eclectic mix of live musical performances on two stages, enjoy theatre, dance and local author presentations, discover compelling visual art at artist >>
Flock to Wellfleet Bay for this special event for all ages and discover the fascinating world of birds. A variety of engaging activities will focus on bird biology and migration, explore the role birds play in our environment, and introduce you to identifying our local feathered friends. Bird banding demonstrations, games, walks, crafts and more!
Admission: For Mass Audubon members: $9 for adult, >>
Family, fun, and music in the park! Join us as we fill the Lowell School Park with musical fun and activities for the whole family. Enjoy family picnic games, face-painting, crafts, bake sale, concerts, and a musical instrument “petting zoo.” >>
90 Kids from Kyoto, Japan, Boston’s Sister City, are at the Museum to meet you and share hand-made activities and favorite fun games from their school yard and neighborhood. They say “ASOBO – Let’s play!” Come make an international friend. Free with museum admission. >>
Join us as the Aquarium celebrates World Oceans Day on Central Wharf on June 7. We’ll have hands-on activities for kids, cooking demonstrations and lots to learn about ocean animals. Come celebrate the efforts of the Aquarium and other local nonprofit organizations to protect the blue planet. You’ll be inspired by environmental programs underway in our community and discover new ways to join >>
Kick off summer at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture's annual Summer Solstice celebration. Enjoy a fun evening of telescope viewings, music, dance, food, and hands-on activities for all ages, with free evening admission to the Harvard Semitic Museum, Collection of Historical Scientific Instruments, Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, and Harvard Museum of Natural History. >>
Join us in celebrating the land, water, wildlife and people that make Fresh Pond Reservation a unique and vital part of our City! The festivities will feature bicycle and wildlife parades (for all ages!), live music, kids' activities, live wildlife demos by MassAudubon, water treatment, restoration project and nature tours; truck climb-aboards; free etiquette clinics for dogs; and more! Dogs are >>
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Thank you for raising awareness about the need for foster parents in Massachusetts. As an organization that also provides Intensive Foster Care, The Home for Little Wanderers has found that many people are unaware of the different types of foster care. We encourage anyone who is interested to learn more. Every child deserves a safe and loving home.