Weekly Blueprint

Happy Monday everyone, I hope you had a great weekend! My wonderful brother-in-law is visiting so our weekend was filled with tasty treats and meals, hikes, beach fun, and time with friends. I'm so grateful! Meanwhile, it's crazy that it's actually feeling a bit like fall, complete with spotting acorns and fallen leaves on the ground this morning when I walked Vi to school -- gah! Technically, though, we've still got some weeks of summer left and here's a great roundup of fun things for you to do this week. Enjoy and share!

August 10 - 16: Reagle Music Theatre presents Wonderful Town. (Waltham)

August 10: Learn lots of Lego tips and tricks from a master builder (Attleboro)

August 10: The Wump Mucket puppets come to the library (Boston)

August 10: Rona Leventhal keeps audiences entranced with multicultural stories at this free performance (Cambridge)

August 10: Free S'mores bar with lots of different options, and a chance to play ping pong and corn hole (Chestnut Hill)

August 10: Learn the secrets of the forest on this fun walk (Easton)

August 10: This Superhero Movie Night features a free viewing of Underdog (Melrose)

August 11: A free concert on the Harborwalk with Stacey Peasley (Boston)

August 11: Wayne Potash performs a free concert in the park (Boston)

August 11: AJ Smooth & Friends put on a Motown concert in Franklin Park (Boston)

August 11: Jeannine Mac Kids' Music & Frozen Summer Fun with plenty of dancing and crafty creations (Chestnut Hill)

August 11: Many exotic animals are featured in this family friendly Curious Creatures program (Easton)

August 11: S'mores, stories, and stargazing at the top of Chickatawbut Hill (Milton)

August 12: Payson Park Music Festival presents a sunset concert featuring Four Guys in Tuxes (Belmont)

August 12: Andrea Charls performs at the Rose Kennedy Greenway. (Boston)

August 12: Free concert in the courtyard with MIXCLA (Boston)

August 12: Last session of free tennis lessons for children, equipment provided (Boston)

August 12: Elegant and upbeat Jazz, French and Pop music with La Vie En Rose Band (Boston)

August 12: Boston Landmarks Orchestra presents a free concert, Sheherazade Meets Clarice Assad (Boston)

August 12: Take in a free viewing of The Boxtrolls at the (air conditioned) Westgate Mall (Brockton)

August 12: East Coast Soul plays at Emerson Park (Brookline)

August 12: Free outdoor concert featuring Josh and the Jamtones (Cambridge)

August 12: Free art, snacks, airborne comedians show, and trolley park rides (Lowell)

August 13 - 16: Fisherman’s Feast of the Madonna Del Soccorso di Sciacca in the North End. (Boston)

August 13: Ben Rudnick performs in this free outdoor concert on the lawn (Arlington)

August 13: A free concert in Copley featuring Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness (Boston)

August 13: Pat McCusker and Jeff Butcher perform live on The Green (Chestnut Hill)

August 13: Steve Songs plays on the Cape (Dennis)

August 13: Create your own crazy concoctions and have a fun, messy time (Easton)

August 13: HELP! will pay homage to the Beatles during the Castle Hill Summer Picnic Concert (Ipswich)

August 13: Free art, snacks, reggae show, and trolley park rides (Lowell)

August 14 - 16: Greek music, food and pastries highlight this Greek Festival (Dracut)

August 14: Free Friday Night Fun at the Discovery Museums -- this week, featuring the Maynard Community Band in concert (Acton)

August 14: Lunchtime concert on the lawn, featuring Skinny Pigeons (Boston)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library & Museum (Boston)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the USS Constitution Museum (Boston)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the Fuller Craft Museum (Brockton)

August 14: Free concert in the courtyard with Hiroya Tsukamoto (Boston)

August 14: Take in a free viewing of Raiders of the Lost Ark (Boston)

August 14: Enjoy a free outdoor viewing of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day (Boston)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at Historic Deerfield (Deerfield)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the Children's Museum of Greater Fall River (Fall River)

August 14: Patriot Place features Eyes Like Mine, a guitar, ukulele, and vocal group (Foxborough)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center (Great Barrington)

August 14: The kick off of the drive-in movie season at Crane Beach has a viewing of Back To The Future (Ipswich)

August 14: Relax with an outdoor Boogie Woogie concert (Lexington)

August 14: Free Fun Friday at the Cape Cod Children's Museum (Mashpee)

August 14: Time to celebrate corn at the Gore Place, with delicious drinks, games, and activities (Waltham)

Image credit: The Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

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