Christmas Week + Weekend Roundup

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a wonderful weekend! Poor Laurel was hit by a weird (thankfully brief) bug, but we still were able to enjoy time with friends and family. I'm looking forward to downtime this week and on that front, wanted to share a Christmas week + weekend mashup (in lieu of a separate Weekend Roundup on Friday). Enjoy, and also be sure to enter to win this $250 gift card to the AT&T store on Boylston Street

December 21: Make a MESS: Ornament Making at the Discovery Museums (Acton)

December 21: Solstice Stones Soiree at Ward Reservation, with a candle lit stroll, a fire spinner, and s'mores (Andover)

December 21: A Gingerbread House Design Exhibition, with designs from teams of professional architects (Boston)

December 21-22: The ArtROX! Holiday Pop-Up Shop appears in Dudley Square (Boston)

December 21-24: Enjoy The Wonder of Christmas, with light displays, shows, and more (Brockton)

December 21-23: Feet of Clay Cooperative Holiday Show and Sale (Brookline)

December 21-23: Harvard Square Holiday Fair (Cambridge)

December 22: Create a beautiful snow globe (Acton)

December 22: Make some lovely paper ornaments while listening to classic holiday music (Boston)

December 22: Luminaria 2015 lights up Adams Park and the Roslindale business district (Boston)

December 22-23: Create Winter Wonderland art to keep or to give as a gift (Easton)

December 22: Winter Solstice Tree Lighting (Walpole)

December 22: An autism-friendly presentation of A Christmas Carol (Worcester)

December 23: Take in a showing of The Polar Express on the library's big screen with surround sound (Waltham)

December 24: Enjoy free admission this evening at the ICA (Boston)

December 24: A single day performance of A Holiday Fantasy at the Puppet Showplace (Brookline)

December 24-25: Holiday Bricktacular at Legoland, with a scavenger hunt and a Winter Wonderland Creative Challenge (Somerville)

December 25-29: Sing-a-long screening of The Sound of Music (Arlington)

December 25: JCC Community Day, where families can sort donations or do some craft-based community service (Newton)

December 26: The Christmas Story, baroque style (Cambridge)

December 26: The Old Manse celebrates Boxing Day with the sale of British goods and a tour of a possibly haunted attic (Concord)

December 26-27: The Three Billy Goats Gruff and The Lion and the Mouse are presented at this puppet show (Brookline)

December 26-31: The Ecotarium has My Place in Space all set for Winter Break, allowing imaginations to soar to outer space (Worcester)

December 26-January 1: The USS Constitution Museum has interactive exhibits and crafts designed to keep kids busy and learning (Boston)

December 26-January 3: The MFA also has families covered during December Vacation Week (Boston)

December 26-January 3: Disney on Ice presents Treasure Trove (Boston)

December 26-January 3: Make crafts using boxes, wrapping paper, ribbons and bows (Easton)

December 26-January 3: Old Sturbridge Village welcomes vacationing students with a wide range of crafts and outdoor activities (Sturbridge)

December 27: A challenge to get creative with Legos and add to a public display (Acton)

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