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! It's been a busy week here so I'm super excited for the weekend, and the forecast looks divine (perfect for a little camping adventure with your kids or a run by yourself, if you're looking to get your mojo back)! Meanwhile, if you're looking for something to do around town, enjoy this mega roundup of 34 events, lovingly curated for your consideration. Have a fantastic weekend!

1. Free museum evening for children who are deaf or hard of hearing. (Acton)

2. Rock out at the Summer Arts Block Party. (Arlington)

3. Another ultimate block party. (Beverly)

4. A day of ice cream and music at the WGBH FunFest. (Boston)

5. Craft brews and food trucks. (Boston)

6. Water drumming, ponchos provided. (Boston)

7. Juggling workshop for kids and adults. (Boston)

8. Get back to nature and participate in making a shower of flowers. (Boston)

9. Evening museum access for children with special needs. (Boston)

10. Free family film festival presents Monsters University. (Boston)

11. Harbor exploration family day. (Boston)

12. Berklee Music Fest. (Boston)

13. Pinocchio the puppet show. (Brookline)

14. Enjoy some Sunday Parkland Games. (Cambridge)

15. Finish up the World Cup, then celebrate Bastille Day. (Cambridge)

16. The Bastille Day celebration continues for the grown ups. (Cambridge)

17. Regattabar Kids’ Summer Music Series presents Elizabeth Mitchell. (Cambridge)

18. Take your pirates to walk the plank. (Carver)

19. Music at the Manse. (Concord)

20. It’s mollusk madness on the beach. (Duxbury)

21. Green River Music Festival. (Greenfield)

22. Basket bomb the museum. (Harvard)

23. Greek festival and clambake. (Ipswich)

24. Boston Landmarks Orchestra family concert. (Jamaica Plain)

25. Get moving as a family; yoga for kids. (Lincoln)

26. Touch a truck event. (Needham)

27. Firefighters Kids Day carnival. (North Attleboro)

28. Harbor Roots & Folk Festival. (Plymouth)

29. Last Blast Carnival. (Revere)

30. Enjoy the Handmade Arts Market. (Somerville)

31. Art in the Park: the art of pastels. (Somerville)

32. Animal enrichment day at the zoo. (Stoneham)

33. Help the zoo by recycling your bottles and cans. (Stoneham)

34. A family campout along the river. (Topsfield)

Image credit: Zoo New England


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