01/23/2015 - 06/26/2015 , 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. >>
The Nantucket Book Festival is a multi-day cultural event celebrating the rich literary history and community in Nantucket. The festival seeks to create and renew enthusiasm for books, connect authors with readers and encourage a love of reading and writing in a younger generation.
Bring your toddlers and young children to the series of Story Times, where our volunteer book lovers will read >>
At 11:30 a.m. The Children’s Library will celebrate with stories and a craft about the Revolutionary War and colonial times. Ages 3+ This program is presented as part of Revolutionary Boston, a citywide commemoration. To see a full list of programs, visit www.bpl.org/revolution. >>
Children learn about Johnny’s job as an apprentice and the Battle of Lexington and Concord followed by a printing craft reminiscent of Johnny’s work at the Boston Observer.This program is presented as part of Revolutionary Boston, a citywide commemoration. To see a full list of programs, visit www.bpl.org/revolution. >>
Families are invited to join the naturalist for a lively tale of Peter Rabbit and friends from the popular stories of Thornton W. Burgess, renowned children's author and naturalist [1874-1965]. Following the story enjoy a visit with one of the nature center's resident animals. Story Time is suitable for families with children age 2 1/2 and up. The fee is $2 per person. Advance registration >>
"Hansel and Gretel" is a riveting adventure story about a brother and sister who get lost in the woods. In this original adaptation, each sibling has a different strength, but they must learn to work together if they want to get back home. Large-scale puppets, intricate scenery, and an exciting musical score will amaze audiences of all ages and inspire kids to get creative when faced with big >>
Explore the wilds of Sherwood Forest in this rollicking retelling of the classic tale! When Robin discovers that the Sheriff of Nottingham is up to no good, he sees his chance to fight back and fulfill his dream of becoming a hero. Of course, he'll need a little help from his friends. Join Maid Marion, Little John, and a mischievous deer with excellent taste in clothes on a medieval mission to >>
Inspired by The Carle’s exhibition, The Art of Eric Carle: Bees, Butterflies, and Other Bugs, join us for a day celebrating these small creatures! Activities include fun art projects, a workshop with Luminarium Dance Company, a presentation with Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory, story times, book signings, and more. Creative bug costumes welcome! Free with Museum admission. >>
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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.