Christine Koh

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I'm Christine Koh, a music and brain neuroscientist turned multimedia creative. I'm the founder + editor of Boston Mamas, co-author of Minimalist Parenting, co-host of the Edit Your Life podcast, and creative director at Women Online. Drop me a line; I'd love to chat about how we can work together!

Weekend Roundup

Happy Friday everyone, I hope you're having a great week! I've been in Washington, DC the last couple of days soaking up incredible programming via the ONE Girls & Women #AYASummit. I urge you to follow the hashtag on Twitter to learn more; my mind has simply been swimming. Meanwhile, I did want to leave you with a wonderful roundup of 32 events for the weekend. Enjoy this weekend's curation and have a great one!

1. A Diwali celebration. (Boston)

2. All access pass to lots of wine. (Boston)

3. A food festival just for vegetarians! (Boston)

4. Trick or treat and hear the zoo howl. (Boston)

5. Celebrate the power of words at the Boston Book Festival. (Boston)

6. Even dogs love Halloween. Dress them up and let them strut their stuff. (Boston)

7. Mix and mingle with fellow owners and their pups...costumes and all. (Boston)

8. Halloween pet parade. (Boston)

9. A spooktacular day of Halloween fun at the Pru. (Boston)

10. Creative play date sculpting with fiber. (Boston)

11. Magic show with BJ Hickman. (Brookline)

12. Inside the Haunted House puppet show. (Brookline)

13. The pumpkins are all aglow. (Carver)

14. Monuments: fall concert from the Concord Band. (Concord)

15. Celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights. (Concord)

16. Pumpkins in the park carving contest. (East Walpole)

17. Guided walk along our Halloween trail. (Ipswich)

18. Pumpkin decorating at Wilson Farm. (Lexington)

19. Bring your family together to make a change in your community. (New Bedford)

20. Halloween family free for all. (Newburyport)

21. Ben Rudnick and Friends. (Newburyport)

22. Final weekend of The Farm Festival. (North Andover)

23. Halloween night hike and hayride. (Princeton)

24. BBQ fest at Wachusett Mountain. (Princeton)

25. Celebrate the season with a grand tasting of fine wine, mead and the best craft beer around! (Salem)

26. Fun and non-scary Halloween prowl. (Sharon)

27. No tricks, just treats around The Row. (Somerville)

28. Bring a canned good to J. Crew and receive 20% off. (Somerville)

29. Be enchanted and surprised by the wacky, magical characters you'll meet at The Haunting Gardens of Naumkeag. (Stockbridge)

30. Trunk or treat with Mr. Vic. (Sudbury)

31. Halloween hay rides. (Waltham)

32. It’s the great pumpkin fest. (Worcester)

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