What to do with the Kids: December 9th – 11th

This Weekend:
It’s the annual Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra’s “Holiday Pops” concerts this weekend. Enjoy this festive family event featuring a wonderful selection of seasonal favorites.  Saturday’s concert is at 8pm. Sunday’s concert is at 3pm.  The concerts are held at Memorial Hall, 83 Court Street in Plymouth. For more information, call 508-746-8008 or visit www.plymouthphil.org

This weekend it’s “Christmas at the King Caesar House – Holiday House Tour” from 12noon to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday. This annual event put on by the Duxbury Rural and Historical Society, will be held at The King Caesar House, 120 King Caesar Road in Duxbury. Adults $10, student/seniors $5, children under 6 free. Tickets are available at the front door. For more information, call 781-934-6106 or visit www.duxburyhistory.org

Check out the “Storybooks Come to Life” event this weekend at Colony Place in Plymouth. This weekend it’s the Berenstain Bear Kids and the “lion before he becomes king” from 11am to 1pm on Saturday and Sunday. Visit The Enchanted Storybook Village located inside La Z Boy where costumed characters help act out the stories, while professional storytellers read to the children. Bring your own camera for free pictures, view 20 amazing trees decorated like different storybook characters, send your letter to Santa & he’ll respond, bring a new or used book to help a worthy cause. For more information, call 508-747-3533 or www.colonyplace.com

Saturday December 10th, 2011:

Local children’s author Debbi Blackington will host a special reading of her latest book Gracie’s Ear at 2:30 p.m. at Westwinds Book Shop. Debbie will read and sign copies of her book based on her daughter Grace. For more information visit http://www.westswindsbookshop.com. No pre-registration is required.

Listen to “A Christmas Carol” a staged reading by the interpreters of Plimoth Plantation this evening at 7. This is a Fundraiser for the Francis Cooke House which was destroyed by fire on November 19. Free Admission – Donations gratefully accepted. Enjoy music, Bake sale goods & Hot Drinks while seeing the Plimoth Plantation role players in a whole new role! Come early and browse the Museum Shops which are open until 7pm. Doors open at 6:30pm. For more information, call 508-746-1622 or visit www.plimoth.org.

***If you have an event for families coming up, let us know by e-mail at robhakala@959watd.com or send it to What To Do With The Kids c/o The South Shore’s Morning News, 130 Enterprise Drive, Marshfield MA, 02050.

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Lisa loves sitting by Rob’s side as his official Sidekick on The South Shore’s Morning News! Having spent two years co-producing and co-hosting South Shore Live on 95.9 WATD every Monday from 8:00 pm – 10:00