What to do with the Kids: February 15th – 21st

Weekend Events:
Ned Bangs from the Marshfield Recreation Department wants to remind us that the Marshfield Winter/Spring Community Brochure is available. For more information:

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

Check out the fun events and activities at the Museum of Science in Boston. 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

Friday February 15th, 2013:
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

Saturday February 16th, 2013:

Sunday February 17th, 2013:
How about a “Family Snowshoe Walk” today at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell? Bring the family and your snowshoes and join us for a winter adventure in the Science Center’s woods and field. We’ll look for animal tracks, learn about evergreen plants, and then come inside for some hot cocoa. Snowshoeing abilities of all levels welcome, including first-timers! A limited amount of snowshoes for kids and adults will be available for use. In the event of little or no snow, the program will be a winter hike. The event is $5 for Members / $8 for non-members per parent/child pair. For more information, visit www.ssnsc.org

Monday February 18th, 2013:
Check out the “Voyage to South America!” program today from 9:00am to 5:00pm at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell. Adults $5 for members / $8 for non-members. Children $3 for members / $6 for non-members. From iguanas and chocolate to meat-eating plants and poison frogs, explore the exotic habitats and foods of South America with hands-on activities, cultural crafts and food tastings, and scheduled animal visits. For more information, visit www.ssnsc.org

Check back here for upcoming events:

Reserve your spot for “Bubbleology” (with Keith Johnson) at the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell on Friday February 22nd. There are two shows scheduled: 1:00pm and 2:30pm. Adults are $5, Children are $8 for members / $12 for non-members. Explore the secret world of bubbles with state of the art soap bubble sculptures – some are bigger than bathtubs others are fog-filled spinning geometric shapes, you’ll be roaring with laughter! Discover how to continue the experiments on your own at home. Recommended for ages 3 and up with an adult. Tickets limited, advanced purchase required. For more information, visit www.ssnsc.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
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About Rob Hakala

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