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, what a GORGEOUS morning; it was such a treat to go for a run without being bogged down by intense humidity! We've had an exciting and fun week -- including everything from activism to Laurel getting her feet wet as a mother's helper (so sweet!) -- and I'm looking forward to a relaxing and fun weekend. Speaking of that, enjoy this mega roundup of 34 weekend events, lovingly curated for your consideration. Have a wonderful weekend!

1. Bring a picnic and enjoy A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Arlington)

2. An expansive Play Day with games, crafts and interactive works of art (Boston)

3. Time for the third annual Boston Urban Arts Festival (Boston)

4. A road race to benefit children in beautiful Millennium Park (Boston)

5. Take in a free viewing of Frozen under the stars (Boston)

6. New England’s largest cycling event for women (Boston)

7. Discover the world of caterpillars at the Caterpillar Lab at the Children’s Museum (Boston)

8. Enjoy a guided family walk through the Arnold Arboretum (Boston)

9. New England’s longest running Latino cultural celebration, Festival Betances, continues (Boston)

10. Take part in a summer stroll at the Stony Brook Reservation (Boston)

11. Second annual Roxbury Rocks Music Festival, with food trucks, free ice cream, dancing and face painting (Boston)

12. St. Rocco procession in the North End (Boston)

13. The last two days of a six-day extravaganza featuring more than 70 acts on three outdoor stages. (Boston)

14. Learn to play the piano as part of the "Hands" nationwide tour (Cambridge)

15. Outdoor games in the park (Cambridge)

16. Learn about butterflies and help build a safe enclosure for these beautiful insects (Cambridge)

17. Meet Curious George and the Man In the Yellow Hat (Carver)

18. Blueberry pancake breakfast and pie eating contest, with hayrides and music by the Yankee Stompers (Concord)

19. Take in a vintage baseball game (Concord)

20. Blueberry and Raspberry Festival at Connors Farm (Danvers)

21. All are welcome at the Summer Moon Pow Wow, featuring music, storytelling, art, and food (Danvers)

22. Enjoy delicious food and great musical performances at Cultural Survival Bazaar, a festival of native arts and culture (Falmouth)

23. Fun hands-on activities to explore the world of insects (Framingham)

24. A Mardi Gras themed block party with contests, circus performers, children's activities and more, with a (Gloucester)

25. Relax at the family-friendly Summer Breeze Reggae Fest (Hull)

26. Hands-on farm activities with this Rise and Shine, Little Farmers Lend a Hand event (Ipswich)

27. An evening in the woods summer party and barn dance (Lenox)

28. An antique auto show at the Codman Estate (Lincoln)

29. Live music, food, and children’s activities at the Four Corners Music Festival (Melrose)

30. Salem CultureFest highlights the many cultures and diversity found in and around the area (Salem)

31. A huge arts festival continues, with music, dance, and vendors (Somerville)

32. Enjoy a free outdoor viewing of Big Hero 6 (Somerville)

33. Learn all about summer work and play at Old Sturbridge Village (Sturbridge)

34. Reagle Music Theatre presents Kiss Me Kate. (Waltham)

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