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

Hello friends! I'm sharing the Weekend Roundup early, possibly because I'm eager for the weekend (I am so very broken right now) and most definitely because I need to be up and out super early for the inaugural Wayfair Heart Home conference, at which I'll be speaking. So enjoy this roundup of 28 events, lovingly curated for your consideration. And don't forget to enter to win these super awesome massage + Helena's gift card giveaways!

1. The Discovery Museums host a special free evening for deaf or hard of hearing children (Acton)

2. Hilarious hijinx ensue during the juggling comedy act, Airborne Comedians (Arlington)

3. Parents can learn all about childhood nutrition while children have fun with activities related to healthy foods (Belmont)

4. The Allston Village Street Fair is a multicultural festival event with fun for all (Boston)

5. A story walk through the Latin Quarter to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, culminating in a Latin percussion workshop (Boston)

6. A free performance by the Boston Cello Quartet at Savin Hill Park (Boston)

7. St. Joseph’s feast continues in the North End (Boston)

8. The exhibits, workshops, and performances of Artweek Boston wraps up this weekend (Boston)

9. There’s an autism-friendly performance of the Tony-award winning show, Cinderella (Boston)

10. The Let’s Talk About Food Festival takes place in Copley Square (Boston)

11. Wasabi the dragon is a modern fairy tale performed by puppets, with lots of audience participation (Brookline)

12. An archaeology fair with a cat mummy and lots of hands on activities (Cambridge)

13. It's Family Day at the Waterworks Museum -- come in costume and enjoy hands-on activities, crafts, and demonstrations (Chestnut Hill)

14. The Discover the Woods Race and Fun Run takes place at Holly Hill Farm (Cohasset)

15. Verrill Farm hosts a Harvest Day & Benefit for Emerson Hospital Pediatric Unit, with the fields around the farm stand transformed into a fairground (Concord)

16. Take in a concert by Alastair Moock, featuring songs from All Kinds of You & Me (Framingham)

17. The Weir River Farm hosts a fall festival (Hingham)

18. Families can learn to make pumpkin muffins in the farm kitchen (Ipswich)

19. The FARE Walk for Food Allergy offers an opportunity to raise funds and awareness for an important cause (Medford)

20. The Nantucket Arts Festival is a ten day celebration of local arts (Nantucket)

21. Support local at this Harvest Fair (Needham)

22. Octoberfest kicks off at Winslow Farm, with child-friendly haunted trails (Norton)

23. Pumpkin Palooza will have activities for kids, pumpkin-based foods, and a Little Pumpkin Duathlon (Salem)

24. Take in a free viewing of Ghostbusters on the Common during the Haunted Movie Series (Salem)

25. Taste apples, make some cider, and see an ox-powered cider mill in action during Apple Days at Old Sturbridge Village (Sturbridge)

26. The Topsfield Fair has fun for everyone, and runs through October 12 (Topsfield)

27. A free performance by the Middlesex Concert Band, with selections to inspire children (Wakefield)

28. A Fall Festival at Gore Place, with wagon rides, live music, a giant pumpkin drop, and more (Waltham)

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