what to do with the kids this weekend: 1/20/17 – 1/22/17

marla owls

Don’t forget to check out your local library for great programs for kids of all ages, every day of the week!


Friday, January 20, 2017:


Saturday, January 21, 2017:

Head to the Soule Homestead in Middleborough for the Owl Prowl with Marla Isaac from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. Marla Isaac, of New England Reptiles and Raptor Exhibits, has over 30 years of experience and has been a regular presenter at Soule Homestead’s Harvest Fair for over 10 years. This exciting interactive educational presentation will start with a talk about native owls including a show of live rescued owls. The program will continue with an adventurous walk into the Soule woods and fields to look and listen for wild native owls. Dress in ‘quiet’ layers for cold weather with boots, hats and mittens – you and your clothes need to be somewhat quiet during the walk as Marla shows you how to call and listen for the owls. Space is limited and pre-registration is required. Call 508.947.6744 to register. Prepayment of $5 per person, or a group of 5 or more at $4 per person, is due before event.


Singer songwriter Mamasteph is performing at the John Curtis Free Library at 11:00 a.m. today!


Sunday, January 22, 2017:

Head to the South Shore Natural Science Center in Norwell for their alligator and crocodile program today at 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Join the Science Center’s favorite herpetologists from Rainforest Reptile Shows, and learn all about the many species of alligators and crocodiles! What’s the difference between them? You’ll soon find out! And at the end of the show you may even be able to hold an alligator – if you dare! It’s a fun and educational show for the whole family, designed for children ages 3 and up (no strollers please. The fee for the show is $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Call 781-659-2559 for tickets!



Been to the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton?  www.fullercraft.org 

The Children’s Museum in Boston costs $1 to enter Fridays from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.!

Check out the fun events & activities at the Boston Museum of Science: www.mos.org.

Visit the New England Aquarium: www.neaq.org.





About Lisa Azizian

Lisa loves sitting by Rob’s side as his official Sidekick on The South Shore’s Morning News!