What to do with the kids: Friday, May 30 – Sunday, June 1, 2014

weekend kids logoWHAT TO DO WITH THE KIDS THIS WEEKEND?

Weekend Events:
Ned Bangs from the Marshfield Recreation Department says the summer community brochure is ready and available. Please click the link to find out more.

www.townofmarshfield.org/government-departments-recreation.htm

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.

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

Pembroke Old Home Days Fair has returned, running through Saturday at the town green in Pembroke. There will be a variety of rides for all ages, wonderful snacks, a lobster dinner Friday night, a pancake breakfast Saturday morning and a strawberry shortcake festival Saturday afternoon. For details visit firstchurchinpembroke.org.

Friday, May 30, 2014:
Check out Family Friday Nights at the Children’s Museum in Boston.  From 5 to 9pm admission is only $1 a person.  For more info, visit www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org
Saturday, May 31, 2014:
The Marshfield Recreation Department is having a skateboard contest at the Uncle Bud Skate park today from 12 – 3 p.m. Registration starts at 11:00 a.m. There will be music, skate prizes and Pro Skate Brian Sumner will be attend.  Helmets must be worn, and registration forms completed and signed.

Touch a truck? How about touch a boat! Today! In Hingham! The 3rd annual Touch A Boat event at Hingham Harbor. The event is designed to kick off the summer season and teach people about water safety. Come explore a lobster boat, find out about the state underwater search and rescue team, get your life jacket fitted and learn about Tide Pools from New England Aquarium. This event is free, is being held at Iron Horse Park at Hingham Harbor from 9:30 – 12:30.

Sunday, June1, 2014:        
The 5th annual International Fair at Bay Farm Montessori in Duxbury is taking place from 10am-3pm on the campus of Bay Farm. This event is free and will be held rain or shine. Open to the general public, families are invited to come and enjoy a day filled with international flavors and artis­tic beauty from around the world.  The fair will feature exhibits offering multicultural arts, crafts, merchandise, fun games, children’s activities, international cuisine, and performances by a variety of artists.  For details visit bfarm.org.

Upcoming:

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