what to do with the kids this weekend: 1/5 – 1/7/18


The James Library & Center for the Arts is hosting creative kids art classes Saturdays in January! The 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. is when the program, designed for kids ages 8 – 14, runs in Norwell. This 4-day art series is run by award-winning artists Lisa Flynn and Karen baker. Kids will work on their own pieces, exploring and creating with a variety of mediums. At the end of the series kids can choose to display some of their artwork at the James!! The fee covers all art supplies. Space is limited and you can register per class for $20 or sign up for all 4 classes for $75. Call 781.659.7100 or sign up online at jameslibrary.org/special-event/creative-kids-art-classes/


Ongoing Ideas

Been to the Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton? Children under 12 are admitted for free and everyone is admitted for free Thursdays from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m. Admission is free for Brockton residents! www.fullercraft.org

The Children’s Museum in Boston costs $1 to enter Fridays from 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.! Current exhibits include Explore-a-Saurus where you can assume the role of scientist and explore the evidence, the science and the features that make dinosaurs so compelling. You can touch and measure a fossil footprint and learn what clues it gives about a dinosaur’s size. You can manipulate a full-size model and learn how they moved and rearrange bone puzzles to learn about dinosaur anatomy. Learn more HERE. http://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/exhibits-programs/exhibits/explore%E2%80%A2a%E2%80%A2saurus

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!