Build a pyramid out of boxes, explore our collection of Egyptian artifacts, and get wrapped up in ancient Egyptian culture as we learn about a civilization that existed thousands of years ago! Free with admission. >>
Special events on summer Saturdays feature period craft demonstrations, historical talks from experienced staff, live music as Paul Revere heard it, and more in the museum’s courtyard, weather permitting. Included with admission to the museum: adults $3.50, seniors and college students $3.00, children 5-17 $1. Members and North End residents admitted free at all times. In summer, the Revere >>
The Lowell Spinners – and their mascot the Canaligator – visit the Concord Museum to celebrate The Art of Baseball. Spend the morning with professional baseball players, listen to fun baseball stories, play old-fashioned baseball games and make fun baseball art. Free with admission. >>
Lowell Base Ball Club (1877-78) faces the Lynn Live Oaks in doubleheader vintage baseball games played by 19th-century rules.
FREE. Location: Emerson Playground Concord, MA 01742 weather permitting. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating. >>
Come celebrate the best July 4th in history with old-fashioned, patriotic family fun.
Join in the fun as the martial band leads the citizens' procession as they march through the streets. Cheer and huzzah during a rousing patriotic reading of the Declaration of Independence and sign a giant reproduction of the document.
Make your own tri-cornered hat to wear as you learn to drill with the >>
Join the American Revolution. Using debate topic cards, choose your character, support your cause, and debate the Revolutionary War. Maybe you will even change the outcome of the war. This program is presented as part of Revolutionary Boston, a citywide commemoration. To see a full list of programs, visit www.bpl.org/revolution. >>
This was a great article written by Dr. Anne Paris. I love the ideas and tools she gives to use. I have all three of the Empathy Way books and can't wait to read them to my Grandkids so that they can become Caring Empathetic Children and later teens, which is so important, especially in this world we live in. I can't wait to see what Dr. Paris has for us next!
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.