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!

Weekly Blueprint

Hello friends, I hope you're having a wonderful weekend! After a lovely morning celebrating my beautiful niece's birthday, I have a few quiet moments while Violet snoozes so I wanted to pop in and share the Weekly Blueprint early -- so many fantastic events going on during this holiday week! Also, after you finish browsing, be sure to enter to win the crazy awesome Killington Adventure Center giveaway! Yay for awesome summer adventures!

June 29: Sarah Borges performs a free acoustic performance (Somerville)

June 29: Learn about animal invaders, reptiles, and super-cold science (Boston - multiple locations)

June 30: Join me for a summer travel Twitter chat (#FKSummer) from 3-3:30pm EST! (Online) 

June 30: Little Oms Yoga and some calming crafts (Chestnut Hill)

June 30: Vanessa Trien performs in the park (Boston)

June 30: Hike and Seek scavenger hunt (Stoneham) 

June 30: Learn about science magic, animal invaders, reptiles and super-cold science (Boston - multiple locations)

June 30: Learn about plants and then plant your own container garden (Wellesley)

June 30: World Premier Band plays at the Boston Harbor Hotel (Boston)

July 1: Harborfest kicks off with a band and a gigantic cake (Boston)

July 1: Meet Paul Revere, help make chocolate, and create your own lantern during Harborfest festivities (Boston)

July 1: Frog Pond spray pool opens for the season! (Boston)

July 1: Felipe Abad in the courtyard at the library (Boston)

July 1: The Reminisants perform at the Payson Park Music Festival (Belmont)

July 1: Learn about super-cold science, reptiles, science magic, and animal invaders (Boston - multiple locations)

July 1: Bluegrass music at sunset (Boston)

July 1: Mike Dutra Strictly Sinatra Band at the Boston Harbor Hotel (Boston)

July 2: Ali McGuirk performs as part of Assembly Row’s concert series (Somerville)

July 2: More Harborfest fun (Boston)

July 2: Learn about science magic and the night sky (Boston - multiple locations)

July 2: Learn all about saltwater fishing and then try your hand at it (Boston)

July 2: America the Beautiful is the theme of this week’s concert at Fruitlands (Harvard)

July 2: Independence Day celebration and fireworks (Somerville)

July 2: Bruce Marshall plays the blues at the Boston Harbor Hotel (Boston)

July 2: Acoustic evening with Box of Birds (Chestnut Hill)

July 3: Harborfest activities continue with chocolate making, shadow play and more (Boston)

July 3: Rockport stays open late each first Friday night (Rockport)

July 3: Kids yoga at Faneuil Hall (Boston)

July 3: Learn about animal invaders and reptiles (Boston - multiple locations)

July 3: Handel and Haydn Society in the courtyard at the library (Boston)

July 3: Boston Pops Concert on the Esplanade (Boston)

July 3: Andover has their fireworks display tonight (Andover)

July 3: Ben Higginbotham plays while food trucks from M+M Ribs, Sheherazad, Cupcake City offer lunch (Boston)

July 3: Take in a free viewing of Rocky (Boston)

July 3: Enjoy a special Independence Day celebration with music and fireworks at Fenway.

July 3: Free admission at Boston Children’s Museum (Boston)

July 3: Free admission at Heritage Museum & Gardens (Sandwich)

July 3: Free admission at Falmouth Museums on the Green (Falmouth)

July 3: Free admission at Berkshire Museum (Pittsfield)

July 3: Free admission at Amelia Park Children’s Museum (Westfield)

July 3: Free admission at Naumkeag, Trustees of Reservations (Stockbridge)

July 3: Free admission at Old Manse, Trustees of Reservations (Concord)

Image credit: Massachusetts Horticultural Society

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