Christine Koh


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've been delighting in this amazing weather! The novelty of warm weather, flowers blooming, and not having to wear socks truly has not worn off for me and I hope this weekend brings you some fun celebration. Enjoy this roundup of 29 weekend events, and also, be sure to enter to win this amazing New Balance giveaway (shoes for you + a friend!) and stay tuned for another Mother's Day giveaway this weekend!

1. A weekend of innovative and educational play activities kicks off. (Boston)

2. A playdate just for grown ups! (Boston)

3. It’s a lilac Sunday especially for moms. (Boston)

4. Create a HeART for ART (and eat ice cream). (Boston)

5. And she won’t have to cook because food trucks! (Boston)

6. Get all your ducks in a row and head to the public garden for duckling day. (Boston)

7. Give mom a few laughs this Mother’s Day. (Boston)

8. Listen to Your Mother sharing stories of parenthood. (Boston)

9. Visit Spectacle or Georges Island for FREE! (Boston)

10. Zootopia annual fundraising gala. (Boston)

11. Enjoy an afternoon of Beethoven. (Boston)

12. FREE admission to the zoo for moms. (Boston)

13. 7th annual city-wide open studios. (Cambridge)

14. A Mother’s Day brunch buffet.  (Concord)

15. Celebrate mom all weekend at the Concord Museum. (Concord)

16. Work together to conjure up and poetically respond to sites and surroundings. (Lincoln)

17. Wild wind discovery day. (Lincoln)

18. Head on out for a little birds and breakfast. (Natick)

19. A music and arts festival just for kids. (Newton)

20. Get your groove on at a Bollywood dance party. (Salem)

21. A special Mother’s Day brunch and drop in art activity. (Salem)

22. Spend the day with mom among the wildflowers. (Sheffield)

23. The force will be strong at the zoo today. (Stoneham)

24. FREE admission to the zoo for moms. (Stoneham)

25. FREE admission and gift for mothers young and old fashioned. (Sturbridge)

26. Share some tea and cake with your mom. (Waltham)

27. Create a Mother’s Day gift and visit the art association exhibit. (Watertown)

28. Super storytime with great author and illustrators. (Wellesley)

29. FREE admission to the Ecotarium for moms! (Worcester)

Image credit: Arnold Arboretum

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