What to do with the Kids: February 24th – 26th

School Vacation Ideas:
Check out the February School Vacation activities at Plimoth Plantation through today February 24th from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Their outdoor sites may be hidden under a blanket of snow, but our Visitor Center is open and brimming with hands-on family activities. Every day features drop-in activities like writing with quill pens, trying on Pilgrim clothes, making Wampanoag-style clay pots and playing Wampanoag games. See website for schedule & prices. For more information, call 508-746-1622 or visit www.plimoth.org

Kid’s Week wraps up today February 24th at the Pilgrim Hall Museum in Plymouth. From 9:30am to 4:30pm check out the “Treasure Hunts”; From 10am to 1pm, there will be “Arts & Crafts”. Children can write with quill pens, make a dream catcher, design a Compass Rose, string wampum beads, and then explore the Museum while on a Treasure Hunt. Kids under 18 are FREE (must be accompanied by an adult). Admission is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for AAA members & no fee for residents of Plymouth, MA. The Pilgrim Hall Museum is located at 75 Court Street in Plymouth. For more information, call 508-746-1620 or visit www.pilgrimhall.org

The South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell is always a great place for families and kids. Live animals, Outdoor trails, environmental education programs, lectures and special events. For more information, visit www.ssnsc.org Check out Mass Audubon South Shore Sanctuaries in Marshfield. There are a variety of classes, events, camps, kid’s activities & more! For more information, call 781-837-9400 or visit www.massaudubon.org/southshore

How about a visit to the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton? Let the Art Touch You! A variety of special exhibitions await your discovery. There will be workshops & special events available for adults & children. For more information, call 508-588-6000 or visit www.fullercraft.org

Friday February 24th, 2012:
Check out Family Friday Nights at the Children’s Museum in Boston. From 5 to 9pm admission is only $1 a person. For more information, visit www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org

Check out the fun events and activities at the Museum of Science in Boston. Find out more at www.mos.org

Saturday February 25th, 2012:
Check out the fun events and activities at the Museum of Science in Boston. The museum is open from 9am to 5pm. Find out more at www.mos.org

Check out the New England Aquarium. For more information, call 617-973-5206 or visit www.neaq.org

Sunday February 26th, 2012:

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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Since 2000, Rob has hosted The South Shore's Morning News on WATD.